Luverne church donates to purchase food for Sudan brethren

LUVERNE, Ala(BNc) -- Raymond Elliott, preacher for the Luverne Church of Christ in Luverne, Alabama, reports members donated $6,399.00, on Sunday, June 15, 2014. The small South Alabama congregation, of approximately 100 members, gave liberally to purchase food for Christian brothers and sisters in Sudan. A check for the donated amount was sent to the church … Continue reading Luverne church donates to purchase food for Sudan brethren

Organization to be honored

RALEIGH, NC (BNc) -- The Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Organization of Nashville, TN is to be honored on Sept. 17 at the Mid-Atlantic Evangelism Seminar in Raleigh, NC. The national volunteer disaster relief organization, out of Nashville, Tenn., and supported by churches of Christ, individuals, corporations and other non-profit agencies nationwide, will be honored … Continue reading Organization to be honored

Southwest church initiates relief effort

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 involved in mission work in northern Haiti since the late 1970s and currently oversee the … Continue reading Southwest church initiates relief effort

Judsonia church prepares aid for Haiti

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 your responses and eagerness to help those in great need. In an effort to keep … Continue reading Judsonia church prepares aid for Haiti

Kingsport TN church channels aid directly to Haiti

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 in Haiti for over 20 years. The Northeast church in Kingsport, Tenn., where we are … Continue reading Kingsport TN church channels aid directly to Haiti

Brazilian church sends aid to Haiti

by Randal Matheny Olinda, BRAZIL (BNc) -- The Peixinhos church, located in the city of Olinda on Brazil's northeast coast, is sending aid to Haiti through the state military police organization. Haiti suffered a devastating 7.0-magnitude earthquake Tuesday, Jan. 14. Carlos Eduardo Vilas Boas, said today on the Facebook social network that the congregation will … Continue reading Brazilian church sends aid to Haiti

Haitian relief efforts underway

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (BNc) -- As relief efforts pour into quake-stunned Haiti, many churches are wondering how they can help. Hope For Haiti's Children Terry Tripp of the Center Hill church in Paragould, Ark., informed BNc that there is a foundation, primarily Church-of-Christ sponsored, called Hope For Haiti's Children (HFHC). HFHC is a program of sponsorship … Continue reading Haitian relief efforts underway

Myanmar Relief Under the Radar

YANGOON, Myanmar (BNc)- A number of brethren are helping and are even on the ground in Myanar to help with relief efforts after the cyclone has devastated the country. BNc is aware of a number of brethren who have gone to Myanmar, but their names are being withheld because of the sensitive political situation. One … Continue reading Myanmar Relief Under the Radar

Tsunami victims serve the Lord

by BNc Correspondent Roy Davison RAMNAD, India (BNc)- Missionaries are seeing spiritual results from the tsunami disaster relief. Dennis and Beth Johnson, who work with the Chennai Teacher Training School, made the 420-mile trip south by train earlier this year, from Chennai (formerly Madras) to Ramanathapuram District on the east coast near the southern tip … Continue reading Tsunami victims serve the Lord

Tornado Damages Windsor, Colo., Church Building

The tornado that hit Windsor, Colo., Thursday caused damage to the church building and has made it unsafe for the congregation there to meet. They are currently trying to find another meeting place, reported Neal Pollard in his Daily Bread devotional today. Two members of the congregation had their houses damaged, he said. The congregation's … Continue reading Tornado Damages Windsor, Colo., Church Building