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We have officially closed out the winter and early-spring projects to assist Syrian refugees here in the Middle East. I want to extend a hearty THANK YOU! to everyone who so generously gave to help these refugees. That you would be moved to give of your own resources to help total strangers who do…(Read More)

It’s been a little over a month since the first posting about the initial plans for helping some refugee groups through the harsh winters along the Syrian border. Since then, I am thankful to say the Lord has provided the time and means to help hundreds of refugees with monthly rations for heating fuel…(Read More)

A little girl curiously pokes her face out of the tent then darts back in to the bare walls of her squatters home. Covered with a patchwork of plastic tarps and even a canvas that looked like it once was a banner advertising shampoo, the flimsy hut held up by two by fours and scrap…(Read More)

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)

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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