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Be inspired by stories of reckless faith from around the world. These stories encourage us to keep going, to never give up, until every child is known and loved.
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Anusha: Wonderfully Loved

Anusha is a vivacious 7-year-old girl, who is full of joy. Her favorite color is pink and she wants to be a doctor when she grows up. Anusha enjoys board games and playing with her friend, Neha, and attending church along with the other children in the Peace Home.


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A New Hope

Gaby is pursuing a degree in visual arts and film thanks through the support of Back2Back’s Hope Education Program in Monterrey, Mexico. Students like Gaby are mentored, provided with an education, and encouraged to pursue their dreams so that they can become self-sustaining individuals who give back to their community.


MexicoStories

Emi’s Story

Recently, a shy nine-year old boy named Emi arrived at Douglas Children’s Home in Monterrey, Mexico, after his mother decided she was no longer able to care for him and his siblings. Emi just celebrated his ninth birthday.


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Inward Transformation

God has been moving in the lives of eight middle school boys who live at Casa Hogar Douglas, a children’s home we serve in Monterrey, Mexico. The boys recently joined a soccer league where they play together weekly


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Bigger than Me

Recently, I was able to be a part of a beautiful retreat for the Hope Education students in Monterrey, Mexico. 120+ teens who live in different children’s homes in Monterrey, Mexico. 40 staff and older teens who offered of themselves to serve. 9 cabins. 10 tents. 2 days. 1 message: My circumstances are temporary, but I am not.


MexicoNewsStories

Local Involvement in Mazatlan

We recently celebrated the one year anniversary of the launch of our ministry site in Mazatlan, Mexico. Back2Back Mazatlan was started to provide holistic care to orphans at three children’s homes in this area. Beyond the vast number of orphans in this city is the face of one little boy, Jose.


NewsStories

2013 Children’s Ministry Legacy Award

Special congrats to Beth Guckenberger who was presented with the 2013 International Network of Children’s Ministry Legacy Award for her and Back2Back’s impact on children internationally, last night at the Children’s Pastors’ Conference.


MexicoStories

Spreading Christmas Cheer

It’s hard to put into words how amazing yesterday was for the Back2Back Mazatlan staff! We spent the day serving at Rancho de Los Niños, a children’s home in Mazatlan that caters to orphans with special needs.


NigeriaStories

Meat Pies

A short term missions team recently visited Jos, Nigeria from Michigan. They took twenty-nine kids from Destiny Children’s Home to the zoo and later we served everyone meat pies. Meat is a rarity for the kids as it’s expensive in Nigeria.


MexicoStories

Treating Superheroes

This fall, we were excited to host a medical missions team from Calvary Industries which included medical and non-medical personnel. The team enjoyed time with the children here as well as offering a medical brigade at two of the impoverished communities we serve.


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