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It’s been over a month now since the shocking attacks in Israel shook this whole region. The relative peace and stability in this region this past summer seems to have only been a façade, a calm awaiting a fierce storm. And so that storm has now broken upon many, including our host country…(Read More)

We’ve had a busy couple of months, and we hope to provide updates in coming weeks summarizing everything going on out here. Specifically, we’ve now had over half a dozen separate relief events and outreaches in cities throughout Syria impacted by the February 2023 earthquake that killed over 50,000 people and left…(Read More)

While the devastation of the Turkey/Syria quake that killed over 50,000 people in February is slowly fading from international news media, the ongoing plight of the millions of homeless and displaced quake victims is still a very present reality for our team. This month the door remained open to send several volunteers across…(Read More)

On the eve of a major winter snowstorm out here, everyone in our mountain area was jolted out of bed around 320am this Monday by prolonged shaking from the earthquake centered in southern Turkey. Despite the distance from here to Turkey, the tremors reached us strong enough to wake almost the entire country and send…(Read More)

We are well into the spring of 2022 and the challenges the Lord brings are many! The economic situation in our host country continues to deteriorate. Rapid hyperinflation and wage depression, along with severe supply disruptions of wheat due to the Ukraine war, are putting everyone – Syrian refugee and local alike – into seriously…(Read More)

By God’s grace we’ve begun operating a small bakery in our mountain refugee community in recent months. We are slowly increasing our daily bread capacity, but so far have been able to make over 1,100 loaves of Arab bread a week to give to some of the 750 refugees and local poor…(Read More)

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Winter Needs, Flood Recovery, Hand-Knit Hats Distro, And More - Winter 2024 Update

Feb 17 2024
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Still Helping Amidst the Rumblings of War – Late Fall 2023 Update

Nov 21 2023
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Starting a New School Year for Over 60 Syrian Children; More Sponsors Needed! - Fall 2023 Update

Sep 9 2023
Active MissionsDirect Charitable AidMiddle East

Thankful for Almost 10 Tons of Food Aid Delivered to Refugees this Year - Mid-Summer Update 2023

Aug 11 2023
EAP - Education Assistance ProgramMiddle East

K-12 English Classes in Full Swing - Mid-Summer Update 2023

Jul 28 2023