The Park Avenue church in Memphis TN will send the donations on to Japanese Christians, with 100% of the offerings reaching Japan.
A Japanese preacher’s wife emails that the unstable conditions in Japan because of the nuclear reactors poses a dilemma to those who seek to help the needy.
by Lisa Carter PANAMA CITY, Panama (BNc) — Panama had extreme flooding during the month of December and many Christian families of indigenous people living in remote villages were affected. There are many Panamanian families, four American families living in… Continue Reading →
by Dale Jenkins, Spring Meadows evangelist SPRING HILL, Tenn (BNc) — The Spring Meadows congregation participated in the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive with our local post office. Members Kelly Estabrooks and Teri Moore led in the effort. Over… Continue Reading →
by John L. Kachelman. Jr. JUDSONIA, Ark. (BNc) — Our early planning is paying off exceptionally well. Every container has arrived smoothly and food has been distributed without problems. Thanks to the cooperation and planning of Rang Hee, Erin Long… Continue Reading →
by Barbara A. Oliver, managing editor IVANO-FRANKIVSK, Ukraine (BNc) — One congregation does its benevolent work by the bucketful. The Judsonia, Ark., church, together with other congregations, is involved in benevolent aid to Sudan, Ukraine, Nigeria, India, Honduras and a… Continue Reading →
by Barbara A. Oliver, managing editor PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (BNc) — The earthquake that hit Haiti Jan. 12 took more than 230,000 lives, injured approximately 300,000 and left an estimated one million people homeless. An update from Roberta Edwards, of the… Continue Reading →
Editor’s Note: The Judsonia, Ark. church has been instrumental in launching an extensive relief effort to Haiti. The following is part of a 12-page compilation of communications regarding that effort. For more information see the Judsonia church site. by John… Continue Reading →
OLINDA, Brazil (BNc) — A new children’s home in northeastern Brazil has gotten approval from the government to take in children. Executive Director Maciel Viera emailed BNc yesterday that on Jan. 15 the Olinda Rights Council for Children and Adolescents… Continue Reading →
An Oklahoma church long involved in Haiti gathers help for earthquake victims to be distributed through churches in the capital. by C. J. Vires PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (BNc) – Members of the Southwest church of Christ in Ada, Okla., have been… Continue Reading →
Editor’s Note: Roberta Edwards was out of the country visiting her parents when the earthquake hit Haiti. Fellow worker Josh Wyatt, from Memphis, Tenn., flew to the Dominican Republic and traveled overland to reach the orphanage and lend his support…. Continue Reading →
Editor’s note: The Judsonia, Ark., church has long been involved in humanitarian aid and disaster relief. The following email from minister John Kachelman relates to their efforts. For more information see the Judsonia church site. Dear brethren, Thank you for… Continue Reading →
The following emails were written by Jean Robert St. Hilaire, a Haitian preacher, and sent by Sam Ross, elder of the Northeast church in Kingsport, Tenn., which is sending aid directly to Haiti churches of Christ. From Sam Ross: I… Continue Reading →
The Northeast church in Kingsport, Tenn., is sending aid directly to the church of Christ in Haiti. Donation information is included in this story. by Sam Ross, Northeast church elder Darrell Riley and I have been involved in the work… Continue Reading →