Author: Admin

Medical Help Needed NOW In Puerto Rico!

For many, the last two weeks have meant the start of a new year and making some minor (or major) adjustments to our lives, often referred to as “New Year resolutions”.  However, for the people of Puerto Rico, they haven’t had that luxury.  More than 1,280 earthquakes have hit their southern region since December 28, many of them magnitude 4.5 or greater up to a 6.4 magnitude.  Scientists are predicting earthquakes will continue over the next two weeks. As you’d imagine, many houses and buildings are damaged and uninhabitable.  Thousands are sleeping outside or in tents either because their...

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MercyWorks to Bring Help and Hope to the Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian, the most powerful hurricane to ever hit the Bahamas, made landfall as a Category 5 storm on Tuesday, devastating the island over the course of two days.  Roads are flooded out and the flood waters have risen up to the second floor of many buildings. Prime Minister Hubert Minnis has called Dorian “a historic tragedy with unprecedented and extensive devastation.” The hurricane battered individual homes as well as hospitals and businesses on Grand Bahama and Abaco islands.  At their highest point, the islands are no more than 40 feet above sea level.  Even the Grand Bahama airport...

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Have Passport? MercyWorks Needs You!

MercyWorks has opportunities right now for medical professionals and others to serve the people of Central America and Africa.  Are you ready to go? From July 7-17th MercyWorks will be ministering in and around the mountains of Guatemala, including Tisipe and Coban.  A major focus will be in providing primary health care clinics in under served remote areas. Then from August 4-11th, a MercyWorks medical team will be in Zambia, working among school kids and their families from an impoverished area.  The team will also concentrate on poverty alleviation by reaching out to young widows who have initiated small...

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Urgent Need for Mozambique Orphans

I am sharing an urgent prayer request and need with you for the people in Mozambique. Just a few days ago, a powerful cyclone destroyed a YWAM orphanage as well as two YWAM bases. All the buildings are gone. Even though these orphans and staff are in shock, we are thankful they are alive! They are now a part of the estimated 400,000 population in Mozambique who are now homeless. This nation was already struggling and now feels choked. Panic is setting in and the people of Beira are growing anxious.  They have heard that help is on the...

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