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  • October 19, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    America encouraged to 'be a special blessing'

    Nativity paintingA Christian missionary organization is calling on believers in America to help Russian families celebrate Christmas this year.

  • October 16, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Puerto Rican church blesses desperate Haitian orphanages

    Haiti Christian orphanageAfter the COVID-19 pandemic caused a drop in mainland U.S. churches' giving to Haiti as it still recovers from 2017’s Hurricane Maria, a food shortage struck the nation’s orphanages – until one Puerto Rican church picked up the slack.

  • October 16, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    GFA: Millions of child brides exploited globally

    child brideGirls face more danger of exploitation today than ever before, as a newly released report revealed that there are currently more than 650 million “child brides” in the world.

  • October 14, 2020
    Chris Woodward, Charlie Butts

    Hope in the midst of misery

    Hurricane Laura in Lake CharlesHurricane recovery efforts could be aggravatingly slow for storm victims along the Gulf Coast, as cleanup from Hurricane Laura wasn't even done when Hurricane Delta hit.

  • October 08, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Francis Chan: GFA's Yohannan 'totally shaped' my life

    Francis Chan (in Hong Kong)Inspired by the life of a missions ministry founder, pastor and author Francis Chan is ministering to the poor in the same Hong Kong neighborhood where his mother ministered in the 1950s.

  • October 02, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    COVID starvation crisis in India spurs ministry to action

    food distribution in Punjab, India (GFA photo)With India trailing only the United States in confirmed COVID-19 cases, an American Christian ministry is focusing efforts to keep thousands of "utterly desperate" families from starving to death in that impoverished country.

  • September 29, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    Widows, shunned by villagers, helped by ministry

    Indian women gathering waterA ministry that aids the poor in poverty-stricken, Third World countries is providing special care for widows who are shunned by society.

  • September 25, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    'Waves' of volunteers responding this hurricane season

    Hurricane Laura in Lake CharlesWhile rescue and recovery efforts are underway in storm-damaged areas along the Gulf Coast, a disaster relief ministry has stayed busy in the region.

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