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MERCYSTORIES

Sharing works of mercy 

Our blog features stories from projects around the world that are changing the amount of love, truth, well-being and opportunity that enter into the lives of marginalized children.

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Unrest in Haiti: An Update From the Mission Field

Fr. Alexandre Kakolo Beya, CICM, currently stationed in Mombin Crochu, Haiti, shares an update from the mission field about the deep unrest currently unfolding in the country.

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Unrest in Haiti: An Update From the Mission Field

Fr. Alexandre Kakolo Beya, CICM, currently stationed in Mombin Crochu, Haiti, shares an update from the mission field about the deep unrest currently unfolding in the country.

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7 Saints to Pray to for Online Safety for Kids

As the world continues to grow more digital, online safety is often a top concern for many parents. The internet can be a great tool for young minds and has opened promising...

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A Holy Week Timeline Overview: How to Live the Days Liturgically

The finish line of our forty-day journey is finally upon the horizon: Holy Week. It’s the final push to the glorious day of the Resurrection. As Easter draws near, the Church...

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Exploring The Harmful Impact of Technology on Children: 4 Ways You Can Help

In today's tech-driven world, it's important to acknowledge how technology affects our children's health. While technology can be beneficial when used responsibly, we must...

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5 Ways to Celebrate the Feast of the Holy Family

The end of the year comes with many celebrations — Christmas parties spent with friends and loved ones, gifts exchanged among families, and confetti marking the entrance...

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A New Era of Hope: An Update on St. Charles School in Malawi

Picture this — young students wake up only to spend the first several hours of the early morning traveling on foot, over dirty roads, and arrive at school too exhausted to...

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What’s Happening in Haiti? An Update on the St. Jean Bosco School

Tucked in the mountains of Haiti, a few unassuming buildings pepper the hillside village of Bois de Laurence. This collection of chapels, out buildings, and a few new...

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Meet 4 Guatemalan Families Who Need Your Sponsorship to Feed Their Children this Week

A year later, Guatemalans are still feeling the effects of the coronavirus pandemic as well as the tropical storms Eta and Iona. Not only are people suffering from a crisis...

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Internet Safety for Children: Tips to Protect Your Kids Online and How to Help Victims

The internet is essentially a digital reflection of the world—it contains both good and evil just as the world does.

While many parents experience a natural desire to...

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The Importance of Family Dinner & How to Turn Your Family Dinner Table into an Act of Charity

It’s no secret — regular family meals are one of the key factors in healthy child growth and development. 

When family members gather around the dinner table to share a meal,...

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The State of Women’s and Children’s Health in Rural Guatemala — And How You Can Help

The state of women’s and children’s health in rural Guatemala in 2020 is alarming, particularly the health of women of childbearing years and their babies.

For example, did...

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Stories from the Field: COVID Relief at St. Jude Clinic in Haiti

While the global response to COVID-19 has been uniform in some ways (increased hand washing, sanitation, and precautionary measures), every nation and community has had its...

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Our Story

MercyWorks is an initiative sponsored by Missionhurst CICM that is dedicated to bringing dignity to the world’s most marginalized children by meeting their most basic educational and health care needs. Our projects include everything from building schools in the Democratic Republic of the Congo to providing proper medical care to infants in Guatemala. Learn more about our story and the Missionhurst CICM here.