May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope. Romans 15:13
Ever since the Hospital Project began we have been praying for more Romanians to become involved in what God is doing through FFR. Today at the hospital came the realization that these prayers are being answered! God continues to bring more and more native Romanians to become a part of this mission, with hearts fixed on serving. Today the majority of volunteers in the hospital were from Brasov.
|Roxana, Monica and Ramona|
Also, we entered 2014 with four Romanian Project Co-ordinators. Juliana Timofte has been our Budila Teenage Co-ordinator for two years, Lidia Schade has been our Kids Club Co-ordinator since it began, Claudia Mihaiu stepped in last year as Project Co-ordinator of our Prejmer Teen Group and Madalina Ivan, a former tutor with FFR, has become Project Co-ordinator of our After School Program.
|Gheorghita & Alisha Sidebottom|
There are moments working in Romania that are difficult, tiring and serious, but it is important in all circumstances to remember that, the Joy of the Lord is our strength. (Neh 8:10)
In 1937 Larry Morey wrote the famous song “Whistle While You Work”, well, we like to take that a step further. This little gem comes to us from the FFR archives, the year was 2010, and while stuffing easter goodie bags at the Brasov Children’s Hospital…