Stories

  • Distribution in Mozambique

    Cyclone Idai: six months on

    As the flood waters rose, Paulo was trapped in his home. Cyclone Idai was tearing through his village in Mozambique. The 35-year-old lost a…

  • Normal prayers for abnormal times

    A Q&A with Tearfund Ambassador Pete Greig Pete Greig is a bestselling author, pastor and one of the founding champions of the 24-7 Prayer…

  • When back to school is cool

    What a privilege. To laugh at a string of tweets from parents jokingly relieved to send their children back to school. To smile at the…

  • Hands 'holding' a setting sun.

    Letting in the light

    If you ever journey to the remote Tanzanian district of Manyoni you will see hundreds of Fireflies. Families use Fireflies to read by, to…

  • Photo source: Sven Scheuermeier

    My plastic-free journey

    For Zero Waste Week (Sep 2-6) we’re sharing this story from Philippa, a married mum-of-four from Newcastle. She explains why her family decided to go plastic-free in 2019 – and how they’re getting on.