Word Made Flesh Blog

Word Made Flesh is a contemplative community. One of the ways that we contemplate what God is doing in the world and in our lives is through the reflection articles that we write. We invite you to read, learn, and celebrate with us.

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Faces of Love – Rosa’s Story

The Esther Project became a turning point for Rosa, a member of WMF Brazil Community, when she encountered the kindness of Val ...

BIG Announcement! Same passion, new name!

August 4, 2022

For over two decades, we have been honored to be a part of the Word Made Flesh community. We’re grateful for the deep and meaningful foundation they laid for us.  Word Made Flesh taught us the importance of deep identification with those on the margins, living in poverty. We learned to be shaped by our…

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New Album from Word Made Flesh Artist Ambassador Kellie Haddock

June 15, 2022

At Word Made Flesh we’re blessed to be supported by some incredibly talented people. One of those amazing individuals is Kellie Haddock. Kellies new album, Orchids From Fire, is inspired by the wild orchid that only grows after a fire. All twelve songs are bursting with hope! This powerful collection of songs will invigorate your…

God Makes Room

May 2, 2022

The below is part of a reflection I offered for our April Around The Table staff newsletter. May you be encouraged in knowing that from the very beginning God has been and continues to remain at work making room and caring for those some have referred to as being “outside the camp.” For some of…

Greetings all! Blessed Eastertide!

April 26, 2022

The below is part of a reflection I offered for our March Around the Table staff newsletter. I hope that contemplating aspects of Psalm 91 will be a blessing to you today. I have been very encouraged to hear good reports back about the time that our Word Made Flesh International short-term team of university…

My Special Place

April 21, 2022

I didn´t know that a place as special as the “House of Hope” existed. I´m not exaggerating when I say that this place is magnificent. This place not only managed to change the way I think but also my way of acting. I really don´t know how to express myself well, I can´t get the…

Fulfillment of Organizational Best Practice, Next Step Commitments

April 19, 2022

With this communication we are grateful to report that Word Made Flesh International has fully completed best practice next steps committed to in July 2020. A major aspect of our commitment was to “retain an independent third-party expert to perform an organizational audit on our existing policies, procedures, and systems for preventing harm, keeping employees…

Celebrating with you this Christmas Season

December 20, 2021

        Dear Friends of Word Made Flesh International, This holiday season, we are deeply grateful to be part of the family of God together with you and to celebrate your friendship with Word Made Flesh International. Merry Christmas!   Thank you so much for your partnership in sharing the Gospel! In Jesus, God…

On Christmas: Darkest Night of the Year

December 13, 2021

Darkest Night of the Year. It’s the title of Over the Rhine’s Christmas album, but the words themselves seem to be the mantra to which I walk as I pass in and out of brothel doors. Every time I enter these places, I have let my eyes adjust to the dim red glow of the…

Freedom Climber Fiona

November 17, 2021

“I’m a survivor, my life has changed.” We are proud witnesses to Fiona’s incredible journey and transformation!  As a young orphan, Fiona* and her siblings were left to fend for themselves. She and her little sister fled to the streets after being sexually abused as teens. Desperate to survive and to provide for her baby…

THE FREEDOM CLIMB

November 12, 2021

    WHYThe Freedom Climb mirrors a woman’s arduous journey towards restoration. We meet her in her place of need and offer hope and opportunities for lasting change. Support her brave journey to freedom!   $33 VICTIM Supports security & stability ProtectionHousing & Support $66 SURVIVOR Supports Physical & Mental Health Health & NutritionPsychological & Therapeutic…