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  • December 31, 2018   2018 in Review

      Highlighting an amazing year, thank you for making it happen!   2018 Official Statements   February 15, 2018: Statement of Support Challenging Current and Ongoing Policy Changes to Practitioner Rights https://www.matercaremedia.org/single-post/...

  • January 6, 2019   Epiphany 2011/2019

    THE MAGI (MT 2:1-12)  As we may recall the Magi were painted on the front of the basilica in Bethlehem, and because of which it was not destroyed by the Persians in 614 AD. When the Moslems invaded Palestine a century later the Caliph- having destro...

  • January 16, 2019   Mothers Matter: January

    Our first 2019 edition of Mothers Matter, our monthly e-Newsletter, is out now! Not a subscriber? Click here.   Excerpt: Isiolo: A year in review This year, the St. John Paul II MaterCare Maternity Hospital in Isiolo, Kenya saw an increase in delive...

  • January 20, 2019   "Do whatever He tells you"

    SECOND SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME C (2019) THE MARRIAGE FEAST OF CANA (JN 2:1-12) Introduction Today we are praying especially for peace. And peace figures very powerfully in St.John’s Gospel, not least in today’s reading from the Marriage Feast of...

  • January 29, 2019   Message for 27th World Day of the Sick: Feb 11

      Christian charity is not only an individual act of kindness, it is an integral part of actively living one’s faith through acts of mercy. In a recent article in Vatican News, “Pope Francis urges believers to promote a culture of generosity,  ...

  • January 31, 2019   Giving you can feel good about!

    In 2017, MaterCare International put 88% of our revenue into programming, having a direct and positive impact on mothers and their children. Better still, in 2016, 2015 and 2013, we put a whopping 94% of revenue into programs, and 92% into program...

  • February 3, 2019   LOVE IS ALWAYS PATIENT AND KIND (1 COR 12,31FF.)

    THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME C  Today we have this marvellous reading from 1 Cor 13 on love, together with the shocking Gospel account of Jesus’s fellow villagers wanting to throw him over a cliff. They initially applauded him for his gracio...

  • Mothers Matter: February 2019

    Mothers Matter is our monthly eNewsletter. This month's edition focused on showing God's love through acts of charity and mercy. It's a great way to focus on what love is for us on this Valentine's Day!   Excerpts from our February newsletter:   ...