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Traffic Jam in Thailand?

February 9, 2015

Traffic Jam in Thailand? Last month a few of our Child Rescue team members traveled to Bangkok, Thailand to participate in an event called “Traffic Jam”. “Traffic Jam” is an on-campus advocacy club at International School Bangkok (ISB).  It is made up of students who have the heart to learn more about and inform others about […]

Breaking the Silence

January 19, 2015

  Martin Luther King Jr. Inspires ZOE to Fight Modern Day Slavery “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that matter.“ As we remember the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., these words he spoke years ago still ring true today. Like Abraham Lincoln and William Wilberforce before […]

ZOE USA Office Christmas Open House

December 16, 2014

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The U.S.A. staff is busy decorating the office, baking Christmas treats and prepping for our Christmas Open House on December 18th and 19th.  We look forward with joyful anticipation to all the celebrations that center on the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and we […]

More of ZOE’s History | 2011

September 18, 2014

More of ZOE’s History | 2011 2011 saw further growth and expansion for ZOE International.  The year began with the dedication of the much-anticipated new children’s home, House of Destiny.  It was an emotional, tear-filled day as we celebrated the goodness of God! The expansion of ZOE reached beyond the borders of Thailand as we […]

The ZOE Rescue Walk is Expanding!

September 10, 2014

The ZOE Rescue Walk is Expanding! The 3rd Annual ZOE Rescue Walk is expanding!  We are grateful for our partners who are willing to take on the task of forming a team this year in their home state.  Nick Durick of Rockford, Illinois is one of those people.  But Nick isn’t content with simply forming […]

2010 “Far More Than I Could Have Imagined”

August 14, 2014

2010 “Far More Than I Could Have Imagined” Written by Betsy Meenk, USA Regional Director I remember walking through the newly completed children’s home with Carol Hart four years ago before any furniture was moved in.  It was quiet and almost surreal as we silently stood together in one of the empty rooms.  I asked […]

Mother’s Day In August?

August 7, 2014

Mother’s Day In August? “I want to work at ZOE and become a mom like my ZOE mom. She loves me and understands me.” In Thailand, Mother’s Day is celebrated on the Queen’s birthday which falls on August 12th.  Many of the children at ZOE do not have a family; someone who they can call […]

2008 – The Miracle Land Deal

June 12, 2014

2008 – The Miracle Land Deal By 2008 ZOE was growing tremendously. Our very first Ministry School class of 14 young men and women graduated and went on to pursue the calling God had on their lives. Our children and staff were quickly outgrowing the house we were in and it became apparent that we […]

Looking Back – 2006

April 10, 2014

Looking Back – 2006 On June 5, 2006 ZOE Ministry School (ZMS) was launched!  Fourteen very carefully selected adults were selected as our first students to go through the two year training program. They, along with the many students who would follow in years to come, are all educated in Ministry, Business, English, and Vocational […]

2005 – A Year of Outreach

March 13, 2014

  2005 – A Year of Outreach As 2004 ended with tragedy for the people of Thailand, 2005 began with ZOE sharing the love of God with the lost and hurting.  A team from ZOE, which included a USA staff member, flew to Phuket, Thailand to assist some of the relief efforts being conducted in […]

A Path Is Laid | Part 2

February 25, 2014

A Path Is Laid | Part 2 This is the second half of a two part series remembering highlights of the year 2004 in ZOE International’s history. Some of the most memorable milestones were those involving the children. Six children were rescued and added to the growing ZOE family. With now over 50 children to care […]

A Path Is Laid | Part 1

February 24, 2014

A Path Is Laid | Part 1 Ten years ago, in 2004, many milestones were laid down on the path that ZOE would travel in the years to come.  It was the year that Michael and Carol Hart (the founders of ZOE) traveled to Washington DC to meet with Thailand’s Ambassador to the United States […]