“so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth; it shall not return to me empty, but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and shall succeed
in the thing for which I sent it.”
- Isaiah 55:11
Harvest Field Corners endeavors to guide the underprivileged onto the path of transformational development that will lead them into a holistic lifestyle.
“Abundant food is in the fallow ground of the poor, but it is swept away by injustice” -Proverbs 13:23 [NASU]
Poverty in the under-developed nations of our world is an overwhelming humanitarian test. Organizations involved in Up-Lifting the poor engage in the stewardship issues of dependency vs. sustainability. Uplifting those living in poverty without creating dependency is a challenge some humanitarian causes do not undertake. Sustainability that includes Evangelism is a priority to Harvest Field Corners.
Giving a poor person a fish (meal) – Rewards the donor with a satisfying feeling knowing they have fed a hungry human (frequently a child) a meal.
Teaching (mentoring) and equipping (Microenterprise Development) a poor person (normally a parent) to fish – Requires training, resources, diligence, perseverance, plus an abundance of the “Fruit of the Holy Spirit” that only a mature relationship with “Jesus Christ” supplies.