49 and Growing….

By |2018-09-17T01:23:36+00:00September 5th, 2018|Brick Kilns, Generosity, Pakistan, Redemption, Slavery|

Just imagine there is a crisis in your family and you need to borrow money. You have no collateral; your friends are poor and no credible bank will lend to you. Where would you go? This is the situation for many poor Christian families in Pakistan. What do they do? [...]

You Have Put A Smile On Their Face

By |2018-06-16T04:24:22+00:00May 19th, 2018|Brick Kilns, Pakistan, Redemption, Slavery|

Sabir Masih and his family are the 46th family you have freed from the brick kilns. Your support has transformed the life of this family. This is the report that I received: “I am glad to share that Sabir Masih has been released from the brick kiln slavery and started new [...]

From Slavery to Sunday School Teacher

By |2017-12-20T20:03:16+00:00December 20th, 2017|Brick Kilns, Pakistan, Redemption, Slavery|

In December 2015 through your support Javed Masih and his family were set free from slavery in the brick kilns. He is now a Sunday school teacher in Lohara Wala where 15 Christian families are enslaved. Shahzad writes, “The place that is given to the labourers is not in a [...]

Education, Education, Education

By |2017-12-20T08:41:03+00:00December 20th, 2017|Brick Kilns, Education, Pakistan|

This article was originally posted on Thursday, 24 November 2016 Thanks to your support we have been funding eleven schools and nineteen Sunday schools in or near the brick kilns of Pakistan. You also allow us to fund eight young people to attend Gujranwala Christian Technical Training College which has [...]

Giving the Gift of Education

By |2017-12-20T08:27:29+00:00December 19th, 2017|Brick Kilns, Education, Pakistan|

There are many remarkable and faithful people who serve the people working in the brick kilns of Pakistan. Two of those remarkable folks are Taskeen Yousaf and her daughter Shaina (pronounced Shy-nuh). Together, they help oversee nine brick kiln schools, teaching the children in those schools everything from math [...]

The Importance of Education

By |2018-06-14T21:45:17+00:00September 4th, 2015|Brick Kilns, Pakistan, Reading, Redemption, Schools|

One of the few ways to help children out of poverty is to help them receive education. That is why we are supporting 11 schools in the brick kilns of Pakistan. In certain areas of Pakistan you can see miles and miles of tall chimneys with black smoke drifting out [...]

It Can Be A Tough Life

By |2018-06-14T22:43:54+00:00July 29th, 2015|Brick Kilns, Pakistan, Redemption, Slavery|

Nadeem forced to make bricksI heard about an old man called Ghafoor working in a brick kiln. He had an invalid daughter called Bushara and a 10 year old grandson called Nadeem living with him and his wife in the brick kiln. Sadly Ghafoor died and his debt was transferred [...]

Simple Schools

By |2018-06-16T04:38:51+00:00December 4th, 2014|Brick Kilns, Education, Pakistan, Schools, Special Projects|

Through your gifts we are supporting six simple schools in the brick kilns and next year I hope we can make it seven. These simple schools are helping the children of families forced to work in the brick kilns. Most of the parents are illiterate. It is an attempt to [...]