Meet the Hansma Family!

Meet the Hansma Family!

Before becoming involved with WOW, Nicole Hansma and her husband Scott were attending a small group that was working through the series “Crazy Love” by Francis Chan. In following along with this series, Nicole and Scott felt God calling them to become more involved in...
Inside WOW with Intern Katie Fabian

Inside WOW with Intern Katie Fabian

This summer WOW has had the exciting opportunity of hosting a university student as an intern in our communications department. Chances are that you may all have seen her amazing social media and blogging skills already. Well, we thought it would be a great idea to...
A Story of Miraculous Transformation

A Story of Miraculous Transformation

When the WOW team travelled to Malawi this past March, they had the pleasure of meeting Jacob and his wife Nya (her name has been changed for privacy) who shared their powerful testimony of transformation. Jacob was an alcoholic and a very violent man. He would often...
Stories from the Home of Mercy

Stories from the Home of Mercy

Malawi, with 44% of its population under the age of 14, has the largest number of youth in its history (Population Reference Bureau, 2014; World Bank, 2016). This increased population of youth has also been accompanied by a rise in the risk of gender based violence...
Local Heroes Combatting Gender Based Violence in Malawi

Local Heroes Combatting Gender Based Violence in Malawi

During our visit to Malawi this past March, a Gender Based Violence (GBV) counsellor shared the story of a young girl named Reneta (name has been changed for privacy reasons). Reneta’s story highlights the critical role a group of local heroes, acting as Gender...