|About Me...Sheri Menold
Orphan Ministry and Relief
Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and
faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows
in their distress and to keep oneself from being
polluted by the world.
|“Adoption means that God loves us enough to bring us into His forever family.”
(Successful Adoption: A Guide for Christian Families, author Natalie Nichols
God is great! We all have a need to belong. He made us that way and wants us to
belong to Him and His family. He desires for us all to have families; a safe place, to
be loved, and to be provided for. We all need Forever Families.
As Christians, God lovingly commands us to love others, especially the young, poor
Three reasons come to mind when I think about why I am called to this ministry.
First, to help meet the physical needs of orphans. They need to know Christians
care about them. Which means their physical needs have to be met. This can be
done through Ryker’s Dream.
Second, my heart breaks when I think of children without families. Boys and girls
need daddies and mommies. I grew up in a split family. God has used this to stir up
my heart for children, and I want to be a part of God’s plan for helping kids find their
Thirdly and most importantly, when these children’s physical needs are met, either
through assistance to the orphanages or in their Forever Families, they will be more
tuned in to hearing the Gospel and choosing salvation through the blood of Jesus
Christ. This ministry can share the Gospel, through mission teams and personal
relationships, or through helping parents with the adoption process and getting these
children into Christian homes where God’s Word is taught and lived out.
Glory to God!
Wife of Devoted Husband and Father
Mother of three wonderful children
Praying for God to send an adopted child to our family
“Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God
belongs to such as these.” Mark 10: 14b NIV