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December 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. Psalm 18:2 DECEMBER 2019 ABOVE AND BELOW THE REFUGE CENTER – EVERY SPACE IS USED! There was so much activity […]

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November 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. Psalm 9:9 HAPPY THANKSGIVING! NOVEMBER 2019 PLEASE COME SUPPORT REFUGE FOR THE POOR ON BLACK FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND MORE! We know you will receive this just before Thanksgiving but the day after Thanksgiving is time for […]

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October 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org Defend the weak and the fatherless; uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed. Psalm 82:3   OCTOBER 2019 SREY NICH, A FORMER COLLEGE STUDENT, MARRIES We love, love, love to see these Christian marriages take place within our ministry. We counseled Srey Nich through a tough break-up when […]

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September 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org May you be richly rewarded by the Lord, the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to take refuge. Ruth 2:12   SEPTEMBER 2019   A DREAM COME TRUE! These are children from the surrounding village of our new Refuge Center and are learning guitar and keyboard (drums, […]

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August 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org But let all who take refuge in you be glad; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them that those who love your name may rejoice in you. Psalm 5:11   AUGUST 2019 SO FUN TO BE TOGETHER IN CAMBODIA Janine McLaverty (middle), our home administrator, made […]

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July 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org Trust in him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge. Psalm 62:8 JULY 2019 HEADING TO CAMBODIA WITH 50 PAIRS OF “THE SHOE THAT GROWS” FROM ST. STEPHEN’S We are excited to share that Jane is taking a 3-week trip with Janine […]

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June 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with their surging. Psalm 46:1-3 JUNE 2019 GRADUATION CELEBRATIONS – SO PROUD OF THEM! This year […]

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May 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy, for you are receiving the end result of your faith, the salvation of your souls. 1 Peter 1:8-9 MAY […]

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April 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord. Psalm 150:6 APRIL 2019 NEWS THE REFUGE CENTER IS NEAR COMPLETE! The woman who will be running the Refuge Center is named Samphos. The reason we chose her is because she continually is reaching out to minister to others, […]

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February/March 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org We pledge ourselves to liberate all our people from the continuing bondage of poverty, deprivation, suffering, gender and other discrimination.” Nelson Mandela FEBRUARY/MARCH 2019 NEWS BEN IS WITH HIS SAVIOR Our world was turned upside down a week ago when our daughter Katie’s husband, Ben, went home to be with […]

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January 2019

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REFUGE FOR THE POOR www.refugeforthepoor.org “The eternal God is your refuge and dwelling place. And underneath are the everlasting arms…” Deuteronomy 33:27 CHANTHOU’S STORY OF LOVE Chantou’s”>Chantou’s (pictured with us) father died before we met her and her mother has a disease that limits her mobility. Although all of our students are poor, Chantou is […]