Creativity in the Courtyard

Creativity in the Courtyard

January 25, 2022

“In the same way, the gospel is bearing fruit and growing throughout the whole world—just as it has been doing among you since the day you heard it and truly understood God’s grace.” Colossians 1:6 NIV WANT TO know more about how, why, and what Women in the Window International does to equip and empower … Read more

Creative Generosity Testimony

Creative Generosity Testimony:  A “Widow’s Mite” Turns Into a Widow’s Home

January 13, 2022

Muna & her husband had failed in business and were struggling financially. She attended a Women in the Window training on Leadership with the hopes to learn how to lead in her community, church and business. In an unexpected twist, Muna’s fervent prayers for her own bleak finances led her to bless and give to … Read more

A Banquet of Creativity

December 9, 2021

  This phrase, found in an article pertaining to entrepreneurial industries, caught my eye. My first thought was of YOU. Yes, YOU! You have given and prayed and served in a multitude of creative ways so that women in “the window,” the 10/40 window that is, can embark on their own unique creative journeys. Their journeys include … Read more

October Update

October 30, 2021

It’s easy to say, I love you. Words are cheap. Feelings are flimsy. And when problems seem impossible to bear, and life is spinning out of control, we want to know that we have an ally, a confidant, and an advocate who truly cares and will be with us to the end. The women we … Read more

September Update

September 30, 2021

“For You are my lamp, Lord; And the Lord illuminates my darkness. For by You I can run at a troop of warriors; By my God I can leap over a wall.” Psalm 18:28-29 This week marks the 20th anniversary of one of the darkest days in human history: 9/11. The global assault on Christians and the Christian worldview continues, YET … Read more

August Update

August 30, 2021

“Then I looked again at all the acts of oppression which were being done under the sun. And behold, I saw the tears of the oppressed and that they had no one to comfort them; and on the side of their oppressors was power, but they had no one to comfort them.” Ecclesiastes 4:1 Oppression, especially the … Read more

This is the Day Praise Words

A Day Like No Other

July 2, 2021

This is the DAY. A special day that will never be repeated. Like no other day before, nor any day to follow. As we turn the calendar from June to July, we recognize that one-half of this year is over. And at least 180 of these days are behind us too. But just look at … Read more

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Are You Qualified to Teach?

June 25, 2021

“And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others.” 2 Timothy 2:2 NIV. Thanks to WiW’s flourishing ministry among widows, including Nyanam International, Where Widows Rise, Rebecca has qualifications that she considers some of her greatest treasures. Rebecca is probably one of the most … Read more

Firsthand Report from India

April 30, 2021

Every morning our phones are filled with just such text messages… Undoubtedly, you have seen the news from India! Hundreds are dying daily. The US government has issued a Level 4 travel advisory due to life-threatening risks and requests US citizens leave immediately. And while it is heart-wrenching to hear these news reports, how much … Read more

Ramadan/First Friday Prayer

April 16, 2021

“But let all who take refuge and put their trust in You rejoice, Let them ever sing for joy; Because You cover and shelter them, Let those who love Your name be joyful and exult in You. ” Psalm 5:11 Amplified Bible this promise resonates in my heart of hearts. I well understand the need … Read more

April First Friday Prayer – Nada

March 29, 2021

“Shout and be glad, O daughter of Zion. For I am coming, and I will live among you, declares the LORD. Many nations will be joined with the LORD in that day and will become my people . . .” Zechariah 2:10a  our ministry partners in the Middle East and North Africa continue to smile … Read more

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For THIS Reason:

March 25, 2021

But let all who take refuge and put their trust in You rejoice, Let them ever sing for joy; Because You cover and shelter them, Let those who love Your name be joyful and exult in You. Psalm 5:11 Amplified Bible This and That These two simple words are often used together to describe conversation … Read more

Clean Hands Clean Heart - Elizabeth Part 2

Clean Hands Clean Heart

February 18, 2021

“Did you wash your hands?” While this may not be a culturally correct and commonly asked question in West Africa, this is exactly what women are learning to ask of those they love. However, through the pandemic there has been more education about the benefits of handwashing before sitting down to a communal meal. Women … Read more

Introducing Celine

February 1, 2021

Though we’ve never met Celine…we thank God that Mama Elizabeth has!  Women in the Window wants to introduce you to Celine. Not Celine Dion, the famous Canadian vocalist, but Celine the single mom. Celine is a young West African woman who was severely impacted by the covid-19 pandemic. Her life was difficult prior to the pandemic but became nearly … Read more

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Intoxicating Joy

January 14, 2021

As the new year, 2021, begins, I would like to begin with a question.  In recent days have you been known to do something simply because of joy? Anything at all? I daresay that is a difficult question for me, and for all 7 billion+ people on our planet. Nevertheless, it is joy that will enable us … Read more