Stories

  • Shattering Stigma

    As followers of Christ, social justice is at the heart of all that Tearfund do. For Xiao Wang and his wife MeiLi,* who were ostracised from ...

  • Planting Trees of Life

    For Aaden* and his fellow villagers, climate change isn’t just a vague concept, it’s a harsh reality that impacts their lives in ...

  • Nigeria: Blessings for Curses

    Tearfund's CEO Nigel Harris sees how Tearfund is helping Christians in Nigeria respond constructively to the violence of Boko Haram...

  • Coming home

    Having spent nine years in displacement camps, Fikiri Madisi and his family were looking forward to coming home. But on arriving back in ...

  • God's Great Love

    Farida* is a bright, confident 26-year-old woman who can normally be found with a huge smile on her face. Born into poverty in Egypt and ...

  • Wounded Warrior

    As a young boy Benny Yu suffered a period of terrible abuse. God has inspired him to rescue other young people from the same fate.

  • Reasons to be Cheerful

    It’s cold, it’s dark, the news is full of people getting very angry at each other. Time to dig out that piece of music – ...

  • Zero tolerance for FGM

    *Warning: this article contains material about Female Genital Mutilation that some readers may find distressing. The International Day of ...