Skip to content
News Around the World
Published on 10 October, 2003

Plight of the world’s children focus of national forum.

USA (MNN) — Dangers and challenges facing the world’s two billion children will be the focus of the annual World Vision forum, entitled “Precious in His Sight,” October 24 and 25 in Dana Point, California. Speakers will include Luis Palua, Rick and Kay Warren, and the U-N’s Kul Gautam.

During the two day event, participants will discuss the effects of such threats as HIV/AIDS, sexual exploitation, war, injustice, hunger and poverty on children in the U-S and internationally.

“The Bible tells us again and again that children – especially those who are in the greatest need – are precious to God,” said Ricahrd E. Sterns, president of World Vision in the United States. “But to often, those of us with the means to help them don’t see them at all. Our hope is that this forum will change that.”

Leave a Reply

Today's Audio:


Phone: 1.888.56.CHILD
Web site

World VisionPO Box 9716, Dept W
Federal Way, WA

Related News

Featured Mission Trip

Land of Our Fathers - 04/22/2014

Location: Middle East
Two thousand years ago, the gospel began to spread from the Land of our Fathers to the world. Today, more than 11 million people live in the region; however, there are only roughly 3,500 who claim to be evangelical Christians. The body of Christ in the Holy Land, this tiny minority within a minority, has...
Find Out More About This Trip JFPWord_logo copy
  • Mobile Ad 1

    Get Casting Crowns new CD Thrive today
  • Mobile Ad 2

    Get your free prayer guide
  • Mobile Ad 3

  • Get Casting Crowns Thrive CD here.
  • Get your free prayer guide