This is a new video that includes clips from recent news reports as well as images from the Village of Hope. Jack Wald, pastor of Rabat International Church in Rabat, Morocco and VOH board member, shares his heart and the ways that God has been speaking to him in recent days in this blog post.
Time magazine has an article on the recent expulsion of parents from the Village of Hope in Ain Leuh, Morocco. The BBC has a radio interview with one of the Village of Hope parents. This interview is insightful and informative. If you have not seen it yet, here is a video from the Village of Hope just after the children were told that they would be separated from the adults who had cared for some of them for as long as ten years.
Have you seen the one who denies religion? It is he who turns away the orphan and does not urge others to feed the poor….
(Surah 107: Ayah 1-3)
Yesterday’s Associated Press article is in the Los Angeles Times and the New York Times today. There is newer piece up at the Right Side News. If you read Dutch, you can follow the Boonstra family at Acties Boonstra. If you are a Twitter person, you can follow VOH news at SaveVOH. The VOH parents have schedule a news conference for Monday and will be posting updates at the Village of Hope website. If you have not done so yet, you can join the face book group at Save Village of Hope.