Stories of hope

Prayers Needed: Outbreaks of Violence

Prayers Needed: Outbreaks of Violence

Outbreaks of tribal violence have been erupting in Sudan and South Sudan. People from both of these surrounding communities have been killed, animals have been raided, hundreds have been displaced…

A Father to the Fatherless

A Father to the Fatherless

John and Gini Floyd are long-time partners that have dedicated their lives and inspired their family to lift up the most vulnerable—the fatherless and widows at-risk to human trafficking.   This Father's Day Weekend, we're celebrating all those around the world...

Lual Followed the Birds

Lual Followed the Birds

One day I saw some birds flying…in where New Life Ministry (NLM) is now and I went there thinking that there was a dead animal where the birds were flying and that I might be able to chase them away and find something to eat…

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You’re Helping Girls Innovate & Thrive

You’re Helping Girls Innovate & Thrive

In Sudan and South Sudan, menstruation pads are often difficult to find for sale or are too expensive in the local markets. Without access or resources, this often puts girls behind in their school lessons—with some missing out on 20% of their education!

Have you heard about Yousif?

Have you heard about Yousif?

When "Yousif" was six he began working in the gold mining camps of Sudan. His father had died during the war and his mother's new husband would not care for Yousif. His mother was forced to wish her son well as she pointed him in the direction of the mines.   In...

Doing It All for the Most Vulnerable

Doing It All for the Most Vulnerable

As he maneuvers through the roadless dry bushes one never ceases to wonder. He is cautious, careful and will even see some objects which are on the dusty path before anyone else. His awareness of the surroundings keeps him looking in all directions while steering the...

The Courage of Aduol

The Courage of Aduol

Aduol Mou is a cleaner on staff at New Life Ministry, our partners along the border of Darfur. Aduol is also a mother. She has six children. Three girls and three boys. After giving birth to her youngest baby boy in late 2011, Aduol immediately knew something was...

LUV’s Commitment to Financial Transparency and Accountability

LUV’s Commitment to Financial Transparency and Accountability

As stewards of the love you extend, we at Lift Up the Vulnerable take financial integrity seriously and appreciate the faith in us that your giving represents. We know that your generous giving is a sacred, loving action; replicating the Divine Generosity that God pours into the world each and every day…. 

You and Lelang are Protecting Lives!

You and Lelang are Protecting Lives!

Lelang is a security guard at Hope For South Sudan (HFSS), along the border of Uganda. He loves his work and sees his role as more than just a job to patrol and protect the children, staff, and properties at HFSS. He considers his position as a holy calling to defend the defenseless and ensure that people are secured and supported—especially… 

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