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It is amazing to think that it has been over a year since the initial relief efforts to help war refugees from Iraq & Syria. So much has changed in the region and the needs, and yet in some ways things remain the same for millions of refugees. They are still displaced from their homes.…(Read More)

While the world’s attention has turned to the events unfolding within the Middle East, the crisis in Nepal has only deepened. Hit with two catastrophic earthquakes this spring that leveled huge swaths of the interior and left millions homeless, Nepal is now also facing the devastating affects of political instability in the region. In…(Read More)

Though the video on this page covers the relief work already done by our teams in Nepal, the work there is far from complete. As the monsoon rains pound the already devastated villages, causing landslides in various regions and cutting many places of from further aid, we are prayerfully planning the next phase to help…(Read More)

I write this to you after departing from the field and safely returning to the USA. However please know that relief operations are still in full swing, and a second team is in place journeying still to the quake epicenter regions despite the continual threat of landslides, collapsed structures, looters, unruly mobs, and the constant…(Read More)

What will you do in response to the crisis in the Middle East? We can ignore it, we can walk by it, or we can stop and consider what God would have us to do to help for His glory. May God be pleased to raise up laborers to go, to proclaim in love and…(Read More)

It is with great thankfulness to the Lord and to all who were involved in helping with this project over the months, that I can announce the confirmed arrival and unpacking of the shipping container that had 30,000 pounds of winter clothing and blankets for needy refugees in northern Iraq. Winter grinds on and…(Read More)

For those who are still following along on the teams activities and the needs out in northern Iraq right now, here is a brief update. The first team has already transitioned out and left things in the hands of a second team digging in for the long haul as the problems with the shipping container…(Read More)

Hello everyone, I know the reports from here have been largely confined to Facebook and a few short messages sent out. I’m going to be brief with some items to update in terms of prayers answered and opportunities emerging. 1 – There is a young Yazidi boy we came across in a squatter camp that…(Read More)

As many of you may know already, our teams are heading towards the Middle East as we speak to oversee the arrival and distribution of the winter clothing shipping container. What you likely would not yet know is that we are facing some paperwork issues due to confusion between some involved parties, which has delayed…(Read More)

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April Update: Face Mask Donations & The Mysterious COVID-19 Virus

Apr 25 2020
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Local Hospital PPE Donation & More Sewing Help!

Apr 10 2020
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Video Tutorial For Making Cloth Face Masks Is Live

Apr 7 2020
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COVID-19 Response & Resource Center Launch - Quick Update

Apr 6 2020
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Serving Amidst The Coronavirus Lockdown

Mar 28 2020