Missions (2017)

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  • November 01, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    IDF, Christian ministry join to help Syrian war victims

    Bible with stethoscopeThe Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has been partnering with a Christian ministry to operate what was previously called a “secret medical mission” aimed at saving lives deep within the battle zones of the Syrian civil war.

  • October 09, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Mercy Chefs contributing to hurricane relief

    Puerto Rico hurricane floodingA humanitarian aid organization is on the ground in Puerto Rico, feeding Hurricane Maria refugees and disaster relief crews who are helping with recovery efforts.

  • October 02, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Bible campaign's success continues

    Bible translationA campaign focused on engaging people with the Bible and getting them to think about why God's Word matters has spread more widely than organizers dreamed.

  • September 27, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Caribbean can count on Samaritan's Purse

    Puerto Rico hurricane floodingVolunteers with Samaritan's Purse are hard at work in the hurricane-ravaged Caribbean. 

  • September 25, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Child sponsorship donors could know more …

    Haiti adoptionA new nationwide study sheds some interesting light on how American donors perceive the fundraising model of child sponsorship.

  • September 20, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Southern Baptists hand out one million meals in TX

    TX Baptist Men logoThe nation's third-largest disaster relief organization has prepared more than one million meals in Texas after Hurricane Harvey. 

  • September 18, 2017
    Steve Jordahl

    AFR listeners helped Eight Days of Hope in TX

    Hurricane Harvey Aug 2017American Family Radio listeners have given tens of thousands of dollars to a Mississippi-based ministry that is hard at work in hurricane-ravaged Texas.

  • September 15, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Countering terrorism in Nigeria with the gospel

    radio studio microphoneAn international radio ministry working in Nigeria is combating radical Islamic terrorist doctrine by faithfully broadcasting the hope of Jesus with gospel programming in native languages.

  • September 13, 2017
    Steve Jordahl

    Update on ministries' hurricane relief efforts

    Hurricane Irma relief 2 (Samaritan's Purse)Congress continues to fund hurricane relief a few billion dollars at a time. But while the wheels of the federal government turn slowly, money and aid channeled through Christian ministries often are the first to arrive at the scene of need.

  • September 12, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Ministries stretched, but God providing

    Hurricane Irma relief (Samaritan's Purse)While not forgetting about victims in Texas from Hurricane Harvey, Samaritan's Purse is ready to help those in Florida recover from the devastation left by Hurricane Irma.

  • September 05, 2017
    Charlie Butts

    '8 Days' in Houston for the long haul

    cleanup in Houston post-Hurricane HarveyA volunteer organization heavily involved in Houston-area flood relief is still looking for volunteers – for both the short-term and the long-term.

  • August 14, 2017
    Bill Bumpas

    Wycliffe's vision for a different Middle East

    Bible translationIn the region where the stories of the Bible took place, there are 150 language groups that don't have a translated Bible. And in the face of intense persecution, national Bible translators are working hard to reduce that number.




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