America and Liberia share a unique history in the birth and development of the Republic of Liberia. And now, through Hearts for Jesus, we can be involved in the development of future Christian Liberian leaders. As we raise funds for tuition assistance this year, hundreds of impoverished kids will have the opportunity to attend one of the 21 Lutheran schools in their community.
A typical child growing up in rural Liberia will:
But God is making a way through Liberian Lutheran schools to break the chains of illiteracy while mentoring students to become lifelong followers of Jesus Christ.
But God, is doing something wonderful for His glory!
Esther: Typical Day in Monrovia
Take students on a visual tour through the life of a Liberian child in Monrovia. An education demands determination.
HCO Treasurer speaks on HCO Impact
Mr. Derek Blessing, Principal at Lamb of God Lutheran School in Las Vegas, shares the impact of Hope and Care.
Liberia's Educational Challenges
Who do we partner with, what are we doing about the educational challenges and what are the future goals?
Deepen Your Students Impact
Get connected to a Hope School in a tangible way, to heighten the impact of His work through students here and there. We have a variety of ways you might connect with Liberian students, staff and schools:
Liberian Student Prayer Cards to print/download.
Prayer changes things - We cherish yours!
God's Word Not in Chains - Visual Aid Fundraising Goal Visual
Paper Chain Countdown 5 x 7 poster
As a tangible visual aid in connecting your students to the students in Liberia you might consider using the Paper Chain Project. You set your own goal and increment for each chain. Every time you reach the increment cut a link of the chain away. We suggest attaching your chain(s) to the kids posters as a way to visualize the bigger goal.
There are 8 different kids posters including a photo, first name, and their favorite Bible verse are available for download in 3 various sizes.
Paper Chain Countdown 8.5 x 11