Wednesday, April 25, 2018

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...]

Life-Changing Surgeries in Bolivia

It is amazing how God plans things out and cares about the small moments that we sometimes feel are insignificant. It’s in those moments when God sees the hearts of those in need and provides comfort. I experienced such a moment when I visited t … [Read more...]

Teenager in Myanmar Rescued From Labor Trafficking

I recently met U Maung Thet who had participated in the Samaritan’s Purse migration education and trafficking awareness training in Myanmar. He shared the following story with our team about a teenager he was able to help. Kyaw Min is a 1 … [Read more...]

Livelihoods Project Helps Widow Start a Successful Business

“When my husband died, I didn’t know how I was going to raise my two kids without him. The Samaritan’s Purse livelihoods program taught me a way to support my family,” said Rachel Saballa. Rachel is 36 years old and lives in the Philippines. In 201 … [Read more...]

A Nurse Cares for a Rohingya Refugee

Sakera, I think about you every day since I left Bangladesh and have the drawing you made me next to my bed. The first day we met at Memorial Christian Hospital you were so scared and shy. I wanted to talk with you, to get to know you, but … [Read more...]