Meeting humanitarian needs is our method but making disciples is our mission.
in between carting our kiddos to gymnastics and piano lessons and all the things that we sign them up for hoping to mold them into respectable human beings, we need to make sure we’re modeling kindness and instilling compassion.
Teaching gratitude. Sometimes this can feel daunting when you are still constantly learning how to be grateful each day. Thankfully, ministries and charities help realign our priorities and remind us to be grateful for all that we have anytime we may begin to lose perspective.
In India this is the reality for the nearly 200 million Dalits, or Untouchables. If you were born into an Untouchable family, chances are no one in your family has an education. Instead, your life and the lives of your parents and siblings are focuses primarily on survival.
Maybe you learned what the caste system is in world history class in school. Maybe you thought it was a historical system that was left in the past a long time ago. But, unlike other societal divisions we’ve seen throughout history – this one still dictates much of life in India today.