Stories

  • A miraculous mess

    At 4.37pm on Sunday, 23 September, my daughter was born. And it was the most astonishing, beautiful, messy, wonderful, transformative and terrifying moment of my life...

  • A Christmas tree angel

    Angel shopping

    We recently asked Tearfund supporters like you for your tales of generosity. You came back with a stack of inspirational stories. Be…

  • Yemen fifty countries

    Fifty years, fifty countries: Yemen

    After nearly four years of civil war Yemenis are facing multiple crises, including armed conflict, mass displacement of people, and the risk of famine and disease outbreaks.

  • 16 days of activism

    Please pray with us during the 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence, 25 November – 10 December. Here are 16 short reflections…

  • Fifty years fifty countries Uganda

    To mark 50 years of Tearfund, we’re sharing about 50 countries where we’ve worked, celebrating God’s provision and power to transform, and…

  • When heaven meets earth

    Up until two years ago, every single day was a new battle for Patience and her family in Alwego, Tanzania. But today, things couldn’t be…

  • Fifty years, fifty countries: Thailand

    To mark 50 years of Tearfund, we’re sharing about 50 countries where we’ve worked, celebrating God’s provision and power to transform, and…

  • Flushing Away Inequality

    Angela Thorne and her family recently spent two weeks in Uganda on a Tearfund Go placement. Living and working alongside Tearfund partner…

  • Lack of toilets is out of order

    Over two billion people around the world lack access to a safe, clean toilet of their own. It’s bad news for every one of those people.…