Hopefully you have been following our Facebook and email updates on Wan ZhenZhen's medical condition. She had heart bypass surgery on March 18 in Wuhan, China, and is recovering in ICU. She developed an infection and fever immediately following surgery, but appears to be over it. Her doctors are providing great care for her.We have started a daily collective prayer around the globe for her - … [Read more...]
China - Agape Asia Foundation
Agape Asia currently supports five orphanages in China. Each orphanage is able to provide basic care services for just three dollars ($3) a day per child.
Last month we shared with you the news about having to move from our Refuge of Grace Care Center in Luxi, China. Since then, we have been given a date of May 13 as the date we must vacate the facility. This timing is a major problem as our children's preparation for year end testing (including both the college and high school entrance exams) is at risk. And, even more troubling, construction … [Read more...]
A Story of Hope, Defying the OddsWe were visiting a hospital in Zhengzhou, Henan in April 2004 when a surgeon told us about a four-year-old girl who had been abandoned by her mother in the hospital lobby. Her name was Wang Zhen Zhen ("Jen Jen"). Her mother and a motorcycle taxi had brought her to the hospital because she had a stroke. Her mother and the taxi driver were never seen again, and … [Read more...]
A few weeks ago, as the Chinese New Year festival was beginning, we were notified by local officials in Luxi that we would be required to vacate our Refuge of Grace Care Center there. This came as quite a surprise to us - because we have been working for several months with officials in the provincial capital of Nanchang to gain registration for RGCC - building on what we now have for our … [Read more...]
by Dr. Graham Sweeney, Chairman, Agape Asia Board of Directors I had the distinct honor of being the guest/visitor to one of Agape Asia’s care centers - the Jackson Family Care Center in Zigong, China. Home to the renowned Zigong Dinosaur Museum. More renowned were the children that live and play in a very basic environment. There is no heat in the facility, often times … [Read more...]