This is the reason why the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Hong Kong is so critically important - Christian leaders are being shaped and strengthened to go back to their communities and serve in life-giving ministries.
Joseph leads a pastoral training school in Phnom Penh, serving, building up, and shepherding people who live in garbage dumps, orphans and their caretakers, and very young children with AIDS. Here is Part 1 of the everyday sights for Joseph in his work with those whom Jesus considers his flesh & blood brothers and sisters:
"The King will reply, 'Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.'"
"The King will reply, 'Truly I tell you, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did not do for me.' " -- Jesus, quoted in Matthew 25:40 & 45
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Also, check back soon for the next series of pictures from Easter in Cambodia Part 2: Orphanage Angels