As last week wound down, and then over the weekend, we all heard reports of disparaging remarks about the nation of Haiti and certain unnamed African countries. These reports have sparked many different kinds of responses from people of different faiths and no faith, different political leanings, and different tones.
The humanitarian crisis in Rakhine state of Myanmar against the Rohingya people is of epic proportions not too far removed from the numbers and brutality of tribal conflict in central Africa (Rwanda, Burundi and Congo) of yesteryear and the terrible plight of Syrian and Iraqi refugees of recent and present
As a person involved in ministry and leadership positions, I have been to many conferences and training events. All of them had made an impact in my life and ministry, so I cannot recall any unfruitful conference. Some of these events have been with a training purpose, others to discuss
Heavenly Treasures — an affiliate of Free Methodist World Missions since 2000 — invites individuals and churches to host a pop-up event at their church, women’s event, community gathering or even in their homes. The holidays are just around the corner, and Heavenly Treasures is a perfect go-to for unique
By Al and Diane Mellinger Yes, Christmas is less than 2 months away and we have been busy ordering our stock for the holidays for the stores we operate here in Bulgaria. How nice would it be to have a store near each of you, so you could shop at
By Impact Middle East Women in the Middle East often face oppression in society and may be victims of violence in the home. Recently, we created a video, “Jordan: To Have Value,” featuring three refugee women who describe their lives before and after coming to the Impact Middle East church
When Sheila Etherington moved to Rwanda as a missionary in 1983, she worked as a nurse at Kibogora hospital in southwest Rwanda. There, she met and worked with Dr. Al Snyder, who along with others, showed her examples of living a life of servanthood. Etherington served during the Rwanda genocide,
By Thom and Sherry Cahill, Kenya During these last six months, since we returned to Kenya, God has been working. We are excited to report some of these ways: 1. Discipleship Training. God has used us to disciple pastors and spouses and lay leadership. From one-on-one to group settings, God