The Blog

Written by Sara Chambers
What Everybody Ought to Know About Church Partnerships

When I was in youth group in high school, we went to Mexico and built a house for a family who once had nothing but tarps to call home. It wasn’t a church partnership. It was just a one-off. I don’t wish to devalue the home we built for… Read More


Social Justice: How We Are Making Moves Toward a More Just World

Written by Samantha Harper

Social Justice 101: All human beings are born free and equal in human rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood (Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human rights, 1948). World Day of Social Justice is a… Read More


For Spiritual Development, Ask Hard Questions

Written by Ed Hatch

Success in any context requires overcoming obstacles. In our work life or in our spiritual life, to achieve or accomplish anything significant means doing hard things. Doing hard things means asking hard questions. The struggle is part of the transformation. This is as true for organizations as it is for… Read More

Written by Kendra Szabo
Why God Cares about Farming and You Should Too

What did you feed your children for lunch and dinner yesterday? Did they have any vegetables? (or at least the option of vegetables, for the pickier kids!) Was it backyard farming that allowed you to eat veggies or did you go to a store? I don’t farm, but I do live… Read More


How Burundi Communities Graduated from Extreme Poverty

Written by Mike Meyers

Just when I thought our ride on an almost-road in the lush Burundi countryside couldn’t get any more harrowing, the Food for the Hungry driver stopped at a rickety bridge and told the passengers to get out. Together, we approached the ramshackle structure. Made from six-inch-in-diameter tree trunks, it… Read More


How God Is Present in Poor Communities

Written by Carrie Woodward

FH Does Not Bring Christ to Poor Communities  Now you may be wondering if you read that headline correctly. If you follow Food for the Hungry (FH), you know that we work in hard places. War-torn cities. Drought-ravaged villages. And through God’s grace, FH sees amazing… Read More

Written by Kendra Szabo
How Peace Seals in All Other Good Work

“The Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.” – Numbers 6:26 What a beautiful verse, am I right? This verse falls at the end of the priestly blessing commanded by God to Moses for all of His people. In modern English, you may have heard the entire… Read More


Planting Seeds in Fertile Ground and Keepin' it That Way

Written by Chellsea Fort

Throughout my early childhood years, my dad always had colorful herbs and veggies growing in a garden in the backyard. It was during this time in my life that I learned that gardening in the Phoenix desert requires a good deal of knowledge and creativity. I also… Read More