X

700 Club CBN Shows

The 700 Club

Surviving the Lockdown With Six Kids and No Food

Alma is a street vendor.  As Covid 19 hit her city in the Philippines, she worried where the family’s next meal would come from. Alma and her husband work as day laborers.  If they don’t work, there’s no money to buy food that evening. And they haven’t been able to work since the nationwide lockdown began.  

We lost our livelihood,” said Alma Gayo. “I have 6 six kids and I didn’t know how long we’d be able to last.” 

Alma’s neighbor Arlie lives next door. She’s also a day laborer. The quarantine meant she was out of work too.

We had no other source of income to buy food,” said Arlie Labaranza. “Where could I turn? My relatives are in the same situation as we are. So I just hold on to God. It’s really tough, but I’m choosing to trust in Him.”

When Operation Blessing learned about Alma and Arlie we provided them with food packs including rice, milk, canned goods and clean drinking water.  We also gave cleaning supplies to help to prevent the spread of the virus.   The food packs have been distributed safely and will continue to be delivered families in areas hardest hit by the virus.  

“We’re so happy because we didn’t expect to get help from people who don’t even know us!  God really answers prayers. He is our hope,” said Arlie. 

“My kids were so excited because they had so much food to eat. Thank you so much!” added Alma. 
 

Mentioned in the Video

 

Comments

Guest Info

Download

Right-click on a link below and choose "Save link as..." to save the file

High Definition - MP4
High Quality - MP4
Low Bandwidth - MP4

Full Episodes

Trained to be a terrorist on a suicide mission, see why Jihadists are now targeting her. Plus, author William Federer returns with more history...

A patient suffering from Coronavirus with fluid in her lungs encounters a nurse with a song in her heart. Hear what saved a life from COVID-19. Plus...

On an abortionist’s table, a young woman changes her mind, chooses life, and gives her baby up for adoption. Her child would grow up to be a powerful...

A young man receives a dire prognosis after a freak accident leaves him with a bullet in the head. Plus, a rejected daughter chooses a dark path in...

Donate