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12 | 2022 – A Servant Meets Her Savior

12 | 2022 – A Servant Meets Her Savior

Mrs. Y is a widow with two sons and a daughter who lives and works in a large slum community of Phnom Penh. She has a big heart for the women living there who work in prostitution, often forced to do so by family members or because of desperate economic need. Her...

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11 | 2022 – A Miracle Baby Turns 1!

11 | 2022 – A Miracle Baby Turns 1!

In our winter 2022 Extreme Love newsletter we reported about a very special rescue. Through our deep connections in many of the slum communities in Phnom Penh, we learned of a pregnant women who didn’t want her unborn baby. What was her plan? Sell it on the black...

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4 | 2022 – Finding Hope in Dark Places

4 | 2022 – Finding Hope in Dark Places

What a night of victory for our Elijah team—our biggest yet! Our team (ELIJAH stands for Extreme Love Investigations for Justice and Hope) had been training for weeks. Then we got a lead about a brothel exploiting boys, so we investigated. We also worked closely with...

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3 | 2022 – Grandmother’s Graduation

3 | 2022 – Grandmother’s Graduation

We didn’t even know her real name. Everyone just called her “Yey,” which means grandmother. At 85 and very sick, she moved in with her daughter about two months ago so she could be cared for, since doctors said they couldn't help. In addition to her own children, Yey...

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10 | 2021 – “I Feel Peace and Love”

10 | 2021 – “I Feel Peace and Love”

Prak spent the first 11 years of his life among prostitutes and drug addicts. His mom was the former. Prak’s stepfather, the latter, often beat him with objects (including electrical wires) and withheld food from him. Worse still, the man talked of selling him to...

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4 | 2021 – Slowly But Surely

4 | 2021 – Slowly But Surely

In December 2019 our Shiloh Church opened in one of the slum communities that have sprouted on vacant land along railroad tracks in Phnom Penh. From the very beginning Bora* and her 2 children attended. Bora also became the first to give her heart to Jesus, and gave...

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3 | 2021 – Sprouting Opportunities!

3 | 2021 – Sprouting Opportunities!

An amazing “growth” opportunity came to us last year and now, after scouting locations to start, we’ve jumped in—thanks to your support and a very knowledgeable addition to our team. This opportunity has birthed an agriculture and discipleship program based on a...

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3 | 2021 – Showered with Love

3 | 2021 – Showered with Love

We had our first baby shower at Shiloh! We met Lika* when she was 16, saw her get married, give her life to Jesus, get baptized and start serving in the church. The mothers surrounded Lika to let her know she was not alone (her husband has been in jail quite a while,...

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2 | 2021 – A Close Call

2 | 2021 – A Close Call

As part of our rescue efforts, specially-trained ELM workers monitor key transportation hubs through which recruiters take victims. When the team spots someone who fits certain criteria, they wait for an opportune moment to speak to them. Here is a story of one...

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