On Jan. 12, 2010, a devastating earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 struck Haiti, killing more than 160,000 and displacing close to 1.5 million people. Many people poured into Haiti to assist. We wondered what could we do? After some searching, we found medical supplies, baby supplies, water and the food was being stockpiled at the dock. The Quickened Ministries mission was to do, thus after learning, women had lost everything we sent women some bare necessities.
We boxed and shipped to Haiti about 1200 pieces of undergarments, in every shape, style, size, pattern, and material. The Quickened mission made as many Haitian sisters feel safer and cared for.
Vertical vegetable towers are great forms of gardening. They require a small space, and water waste is limited. Quickened funded several towers in the mission project. Each family that receives a garden gets supplies including a barrel, supplies, starter plants, and seeds. Each family is then required to assist in teaching another family to construct their own garden. The Quickened mission to look outside of ourselves and serve a foreign community with an essential need. in this case, we improved their ability to grow food and support their own families while enhancing the overall sustainability of the community.
God allowed us to share the gospel with children in both Kafue and Livingstone, Zambia. Amidst the dancing, laughter, sunsets, the warmarch around the campus with flags, picnic, and our putty hearts.
Joseph, a 5 years old kept the worship going as he continued to sing during his idle time, “Our God is AWEsome, he can MO-ove mountains,” urging his mother to sing with him the song he learned during our worship class.
Our God is amazing!
Kaniki Bible College was established in 1983, in 2011 it was awarded university status, as Twin Palm University for Leadership. Their vision is to raise an army of leaders for Africa. The school has graduated several hundreds of men and women, who are now serving the Lord all over Zambia and beyond her borders in many other countries in Africa, Europe, Canada, and the United States of America. The Quickened mission supports one impressive and eager young woman with a scholarship . In this case, we blessed Clara, who is already touching and changing lives for Christ in Ndola, Zambia.