Posted on April 03, 2017
It has been a glorious and rewarding past couple of weeks here at ELWA (Eternal Love Winning Africa). We made great progress with all of the plumbing being completely roughed in, (no fixtures yet) and almost all of the overhead wiring completed. Our ...
Posted on April 03, 2017
The first two days have been filled with a lot of time in the air. All the logistical pieces of the trip to get us here have gone well. To pass the time the group has mainly tried staying connected back home as we muddle through airports. Most of the...
Posted on September 21, 2016
Many buildings have a history, but few buildings have a personality. The ELWA Missionary Guesthouse had both. It wasn't a consulate, but international dignitaries often visited. It wasn't a school, but life lessons were taug...
Posted on August 04, 2016
As we mourned Dan Snyder's passing this past week, the ELWA Kids started to discuss the idea of a Memorial in Danny's honor. After much discussion and prayer, they decided that the guesthouse (Ackley/de la Haye house) would b...
Posted on May 27, 2016
By now, you probably know that EMAUSA provides about 750,000 meals from Feed My Starving Children twice a year, 55 ELWA Academy scholarships, 500 ECOL emergency Ebola relief scholarships, and many other projects. We've roofed buildings, purchased and...
Posted on February 02, 2016
Photo Above: ELWA Hospital; Male & Female wards in foreground, OR & OB top left, pediatrics & administration on 2nd floor on right, Doctors' offices on 1st floor; pharmacy & out patient dept. behind that, and ER, Lab & Radiology i...
Posted on December 01, 2015
Dear Friends of ELWA:
All children love to smile. It is the outward expression of the innate joy they are so quick to share. Unfortunately, some children have more chances to smile than others.
The children of Liberia have been gripped in a str...
Posted on August 13, 2015
Dear Friend of ELWA:
Liberians will forever remember 2014 as the year of Ebola. Thousands died, families were torn apart, children were orphaned, the economy was paralyzed, schools closed, and a palpable fear gripped the country every day. But in ...
Posted on August 13, 2015
1) Scholarships for Liberian Students
Schools across Liberia reopened in March, but many students did not return. Their families have been driven into survival mode by the death of a breadwinner or the soaring unemployment. ELWA Ministries usually p...
Posted on July 02, 2015
Alan Shea has just returned from Liberia after a three week stay, installing the new water system, and other projects. His wife Cheri reports: "Alan came home really tired but very happy with what the team accomplished. Two of the t...
Posted on June 05, 2015
Alan Shea is in Liberia for three weeks, to install the new Parker water system. Here is his excellent update!
Attached are several pictures showing installation of the pump in the new well. God has been good.
Someone said we ...
Posted on May 28, 2015
Is the food we are sending from Feed My Starving Children, and the scholarships we are providing making a difference? Here's what our partner, the Evangelical Church of Liberia (ECOL) had to say in their most recent newsletter.
ECOL relief min...
Posted on April 22, 2015
CLEVELAND, November 26, 2014 - Parker Hannifin Corporation has partnered with Christian NGO-based SIM and Water Missions International to supply water purification equipment for the ongoing Ebola crisis in Monrovia, Liberia.
Water Treatment Systems ...
Posted on March 31, 2015
During the recent and on-going Ebola Crisis in Liberia, many non-medically related problems have surfaced that are also critical to the future of Liberians. Schools were closed, as were many businesses for eight months, and eternity for a count...
Posted on March 02, 2015
How did ELWA end up with a desperately needed, expensive new water system? Our amazing God orchestrated a remarkable series of events, using partners working together, and the very generous donation from Parker Hannifin. It's a great stor...
Posted on February 24, 2015
Alan Shea gives us an exciting report about God's provision for ELWA.
Sandwiched tightly between two trips to Houghton, New York, the trip to California was a great success--meeting and thanking the folks at Parker Hannifin who worked so hard on the...
Posted on January 27, 2015
Our partners at Susie Guenter/Jahzjet Ministries have an urgent need. It's not glamorous or heart-warming, but it is a critical health issue -- new toilets. Currently they have one latrine to service all the students and staff...
Posted on December 18, 2014
The Ebola pandemic in West Africa has reached crisis proportions, with Liberia at its epicenter. Recently, the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention projected in a worse case scenario that 1.4 million people could be infected with the disease ...
Posted on October 23, 2014
Just a quick update: We (EMA) were recently able to contribute $45,000 toward the purchase of a generator for ELWA! Also, Perry Moore was about to connect a great water NGO with ELWA. They were a huge help! Stay tuned for more information coming soon...
Posted on May 08, 2014
I have talked to many of you but realized I have not sent a final report on our last mission trip to ELWA.
If you go to our EMA Facebook page and https://www.facebook.com/TheChapelGlobalOutreach you will see a lot of pictures. I led a te...