Stories

  • Respect to Ruth

    When we first met Ruth in a poor community in Nigeria, she spoke of lying awake at night worrying about how she would provide food for her…

  • Delivery of food packages to 500 vulnerable families in the municipalities of Algodonal and Santa Lucía in Barranquilla, Colombia, as response to the COVID 19 Coronavirus pandemic. (Edrei Cueto, Tearfund)

    Imagining a better world

    What are your dreams for what the world could look like, post-coronavirus? We can raise our voices together today to help turn it into reality.

  • For theirs is the kingdom of heaven

    When Pastor Kimsan received training about children’s rights through a Tearfund partner programme, this new information and way of thinking fit right in with Kimsan’s understanding of how valued each young person is. ‘I learnt that every child has the right to survive,’ says Kimsan, ‘the right to protection, the right to development and the right to participation.’

  • Kit Powney- BCDO

    Rubbish Campaign update for Big Church Day Out

    Pete Greig shares an update to celebrate what Tearfund's Rubbish Campaign has achieved since last year's Big Church Day Out. Join us in calling out the two companies who are lagging behind in taking responsibility for their plastic pollution at tearfund.org/rubbishcompanies

  • Helen Thompson- Prayer

    A prayer of blessing over communities

    The Tearfund Action team shares a prayer that they’ve been using to lift up communities during the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • United by love

    In the midst of a global pandemic, the church is becoming who she was made to be. Leaving old divisions behind, congregations around the world are rising up as one body to respond to this crisis.