God is the Father to the fatherless

Wow. It is always intimidating to start a blog, knowing that so many are thirsty for words regarding our mission work. We’ve been preparing for months-God has been preparing our hearts for even longer. But now the moment is here, and all I can say is, “Wow!” This trip has so far been the most challenging and most rewarding journey … Read More

Moldova team struggles but God is faithful

Currently a team is serving, quietly and faithfully, in Moldova.  Seeking ways to pray for the team, Sweet Sleep staff reached out for an update from the team leader.  Following is an excerpt from the email sent by Tony Black.  Please continue to partner with this team in prayer as His faithful servants work tirelessly to bring hope, love, and … Read More

Faith – Devotion from our Board Chair

We have added a few more photos from the Moldova trip to the FaceBook page, click here to see them. Many hands work behind the scenes to make these trips possible. David Ward, Sweet Sleep Board Chair, helps guide the Sweet Sleep team to reach our mission of providing a clean, comfortable, healthy place to sleep for orphans across the … Read More

Message from Lucia in Moldova

Tomorrow a team leaves for Moldova to distribute beds in the Transnistrian region. Here is a message from our Program Manager, Lucia Hmleic about that trip. Starting the 11 of March we’ll have a team of people doing a great project in Hlinoe, a small community in the south west of the Transnistrian region. It is always a challenge to … Read More

What a gift we’ve been given…

As I reflect on the trip to Moldova in December of 2011 and January 2012, I’m struck with the fact that I have never begun a new year in another country before…at the same time, I’m overwhelmed with the fact that I’ve never started a new year without a warm, safe, comfortable place to sleep. Oh, I’ve gone to bed … Read More

Sweet Sleep Around the US Last Week!

Last week was definitely a memorable one. From devastating tornadoes and flooding to the Royal Wedding — we’ll likely remember last week for years to come. Last week was also a very busy and exciting week for Sweet Sleep. Our newest staff member, Dean Baylor, represented Sweet Sleep at the Orange conference in Atlanta, Jon Merryman celebrated what God is … Read More