Saturday, March 17, 2018

Mothers Lead by Example in Myanmar

Several women sat outside a green medical building waiting for the mother-to-mother group meeting to start. Each one held a baby clothed in bright patterns. One mother nursed a 1-year-old, another held a sleeping newborn, and others chatted happily … [Read more...]

Praying for the Yazidi in Northern Iraq

The Northern Iraq Community Center is nestled alongside an internally displaced persons camp. The camp is home to more than 40,000 Yazidi people who have sought refuge from extensive persecution in Sinjar and Ninewa provinces. The Samaritan’s P … [Read more...]

Shining God’s Light in Dark Places

Serving the Rohingya people in Bangladesh with Samaritan's Purse has showed me how much God cares about us and wants us to know Him. Of all the people I served at Memorial Christian Hospital's Rohingya Care Unit, 17-year-old Ramjan and his … [Read more...]

A Family in Niger is Changed by the Gospel

Moumouni had a major infection in his leg and also suffered from insomnia because he constantly heard inaudible voices. His mother, Maimouna, sought help from health centers in Niger, Muslim healers, and witch doctors, but nothing worked. Maimouna … [Read more...]

A Christian Community Rebuilds After Devastating Fire

A raging fire devastated one of the largest slums in Kathmandu, Nepal, six months ago. The fire showed no mercy and obliterated everything in its path, turning 39 homes into ashes and injuring numerous people. For many, not a single cloth could … [Read more...]

Preventing Waterborne Diseases in Cambodia

In recent years, Koeun Roub's wife had surgery to remove gallstones and his son got a severe case of diarrhea. In both situations they had to spend a lot of money for healthcare. A farmer like Roub didn't have a budget for the extra expense. In … [Read more...]

Doctor in Southern Africa Sees God at Work

A man was brought to our clinic in January with no signs of life. He had no pulse and was not breathing. His friend witnessed him collapse and drove him to our doorstep. Most often in these situations, the man would have been pronounced dead on … [Read more...]