Student Spotlight: Owen Maseko
Owen is fifteen years old, and has been working on the streets for about one year now. After sixth grade Owen was unable to attend public school, but thankfully he now attends the PSLC class at Agape House where he excels in his learning. He is the youngest child in a family of five children. In order to find work, his mother went to Lilongwe while Owen stayed in Blantyre. He enjoys going to City Pentecost Church.
Each week our staff enjoys interviewing the children. Here are Owen’s responses:
What is your favorite thing Agape House?
He loves having access to free education.
What have you learned there this week?
He learned about the resurrection of Jesus Christ and also how to take good care of his body.
What would you like to be when you grow up? Why?
He would love to be a caregiver. He wants to do this so that he can help other people like he has been helped by Agape House.
What five words do you think best describes you?
Happy. Loving. Funny. Friendly. Humble.
Who is your best friend?
If you could give one gift to every child in the world, what would you give?
The Word of God.
What is one thing that you know about Jesus?
He is the Son of God.
Heavenly Father, we praise you for the life you have created in Owen. We know his life is in your hands and in your care. You watch over him perfectly. Your love for him is never ending. Let him grow in the knowledge of being your child. Thank you for adopting him into your family. Bless him with all of his needs. In Jesus’ name.
” So the poor have hope, and injustice shuts her mouth.” – Job 5:16