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Every Child Ministries (ECM) is a Christian mission that enables ordinary people like you to become advocates offering hope to child slaves, orphans, street children, child victims of prostitution, trafficked children, Kony survivors & other war-affected children--all forgotten children of Africa, helping them rebuild their broken lives.We believe every child is created in the image of God and is loved & treasured by Him. That's why we call the children of Africa "African Jewels." Precious.. valuable... worthy of investment of time, energy, resources. We empower African children to overcome devastating obstacles so they can become champions of justice. Will you partner with us?
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Every Child Ministries (ECM) is a Faith-Based Oganization.Our motivation and strength for serving needy children comes from our Christian faith, but Every Child Ministries serves all children without discrimination. No child is forced or pressured to change his religion as a condition of receiving services.
On the front lines--ECM Working for Africa's Children--
Kony 2012--Capture him now
When someone abducts 30,000 children and forces them to commit unthinkable atrocities against their own families in order to survive, how soon should he be forgotten? We at Every Child Ministries think not so quickly. We agree with the Invisible Children organization that he needs to be captured and brought to justice. But why does it have be this year?...Read more...
Fighting Child Trafficking at the Source (Preventing Child Trafficking)
How many times do people have to fall over a cliff before we build a guard rail at the top? This is the question we’ve been asking ourselves about the problems of children in Ghana. We noticed many trafficked & street children were from one area. Repeatedly we have found that kids that ended up on the streets originated in....Read more.....
Karamojong Children Sold in Cattle Markets
On certain days of the week, you can buy a Karamojong child at the cattle markets along the Uganda-Kenya border. Price: About $160. Destination: The child will probably be forced to beg on the streets of Kampala, perhaps being beaten throughout the day, because.... Read more....
Widowed Mothers Found their Teen Daughters in Prostitution
Our last reports from Congo tell of two widowed mothers who saw the ECM street youth give their skits. Afterward, they went out to the streets to look for their girls, aged 12 and 14. Both found them in prostitution. Both pleaded.... Read more....
Toddler Ritually Tortured, Discarded, Rescued
The baby had suffered horrific ritual abuse in a traditional shrine, including having her undeveloped canine teeth cut out of her jaw, undoubtedly for... Read more....
The Thunder god Falls before the cross! His servants are freed!
Fifty-two shrine slaves, servants of the Kadza Yeve (thunder god) shrine were freed on March 25 by the shrine itself. This was the culmination of five years' of patient effort by Every Child Ministries workers.... Read more....
The Joys of Child Sponsorship
Sponsoring a child is SO SATISFYING. Imagine how good you will feel knowing that your gifts are rescuing a child from a desperate situation like a life of wandering the streets or slavery in an idol shrine. Imagine how much more you will enjoy what you have, knowing that you first shared with some of the neediest ones of the world. Read more....
New Hope for Africa's Street Children
In the southern Volta Region of Ghana, and in southern Togo and Benin, thousands of young girls are held as slaves in unspeakable conditions, victims of a vicious form of modern-day slavery--ritual abuse in idol shrines. Every Child Ministries is fighting against this form of child slavery which is ruining the lives of Ghana's youth. ECM is partnering with national Ghanian efforts to liberate the trokosi girls. Read more....
Families Restored in Congo, Bring Their Kids Home from Streets
In DR Congo parents have been stirred to go out to the streets and try to bring their children back home after viewing skits put on by street youth, sponsored by Every Child Ministries. It has sometimes required some serious searching, but the parents have ended up finding their children! It has sometimes taken some begging on the parents’ part, for relations were not happy when the children left. But in many cases, they have ended up finding their children and bringing them back home. Families are being restored! Read more... Helping African children survive the womb
Many African women have suffered horrendously from abortion. Often the full import of the decision to abort their child is not explained well to the women. So-called reproductive rights organizations tend to talk of abortion lightly, as if it were just a simple "procedure". They tend to ignore even the possibility that .... Read more....
FREE (and almost free) GOODIES !
Free--Prayer Guide for the dark places (by email on request)
Free--Strategic Prayer Guide against Slavery, by emailFree--Monthly Prayer Guide, by email
Free--What everyone can do to help end slavery, by email
Free--AFRICAN JEWELS magazine, monthly by email
Free--Teaching & Training Materials for African Churches & Ministries
DVD--"Child Slavery Today"--shot on location at a slave liberation ceremony in Ghana. $10 suggested donation help to free more slaves. U.S. addresses only
DVD--"Haven of Hope"--shot on location at Haven of Hope children's home in Ghana. $10 suggested donation helps to maintain & improve the home. U.S. addresses only
Here are some of the deeply satisfying things your partnership with Every Child Ministries can do for African children:
Show the love of Jesus in practical ways to forgotten groups of African child like child slaves, orphans, street children, children in prostitution, child soldiers & other children of war, homeless & abandoned children, children in extreme poverty, & others.
Fight child slavery, child prostituion, & child trafficking in Africa.
Rescue abused & neglected children from desperate, dangerous & debilitating situations.
Share your love through child sponsorship.
Teach the Gospel of Christ & the character-building truths of the Bible to African children & families.
Awaken African churches, leaders & parents to the importance & value of children.
Promote Christian education & leadership development programs to motivate, train, equip, & provide resourves to empower African churches & leaders for outreach to the next generation.
Bring together African & American churches & Christians to learn from each other, to work, pray & grow together so as to accomplish these goals.Give a safe, loving home to an orphan or another outcast child.Restore street children to their families.
Rescue children from the cruel grips of prostituion.
Protect unborn African children in the womb.
Every Child Ministries can help you:
The sack or mat on which these street children sleep is their only bed and their only protection from the cold, damp ground. During the day, they hide it and hope it will not be stolen before nightfall. Some, living with their homeless mothers, sleep under "tents" made by stringing up a sheet of plastic from the front of a store after closing hours.... Read more....New Hope for African Children with Albinism In Uganda, as in many African countries, albino children are often considered a curse, as is any unusual occurence. At Every Child Ministries, a Christian mission for the forgotten children of Africa, we understand that albino children are valued and loved by God. Like EVERY CHILD, they are valued because they are created in the image of God. These children are often ostracized, sometimes ridiculed, neglected, despised. That's why ECM is establishing a program to reach out to them. ECM is showing them God's love in a very practical way--by ... Read more....Young girls Held as Slaves in Unspeakable ConditionsIn at least three countries of W Africa, girls & women are forced to enter traditional shrines as wives & servants of the gods. It's a horrific form of modern-day slavery that cuts them off from education and from the community and demeans their personhood. ECM's Anti-slavery initiative is fighting to eliminate these harmful practices, to free & to rehabilitate the captives.
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