The moment seemed surreal. Here I was with a handful of Pakistani Christians whom I'd just met, sipping freshly-brewed tea, enjoying the hospitality of a pint-sized woman named Haquri—all while sitting together on the barren ground of an open plain. It was like a tea party on the moon. Haquri served us eagerly, and joyfully told us the story of how God had rescued her people from the flooding that devastated Pakistan.
Below are just a few of the many testimonies we receive about lives being impacted and transformed by the Disaster Relief Ministry of Heaven’s Family.
Riding through the rough streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, seven months after the devastating earthquake, I had hoped to see more recovery, fewer tents. Disappointment swept through me. I could see little evidence of change in the capital city. Where had the two-billion dollars of international aid gone? The look of desperation was still etched on so many faces. I drew some comfort, however, knowing that I would soon arrive at a place where visible progress was being made.
Flooding in Pakistan has displaced millions Dear Friends, The world is beginning to understand just how devastating this summer’s flooding in Pakistan has been. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon recently put it in perspective, stating: Pakistan is facing a slow-motion tsunami. At least 160,000 square kilometers […]
A Khampa woman from Yushu, in Tibet Dear Friends, God has done it again. Through the Yushu earthquake, He’s opened a door for the gospel in a few seconds where missionaries haven’t been able to break through for centuries. On April 14th, the Yushu earthquake […]
Haiti’s beauty lies in the faces of her children, who seem to smile so easily despite the very difficult living conditions there Tuesday morning finally arrived, and I rolled out of bed excited about the day ahead. This was the last full day of my […]
A quake survivor who lost ten members of her family gestures in prayer while holding onto her nephew in Gyegu, Yushu County, following the April 14th earthquake. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images) Dear Friends, I’m sure you’ve heard about the 6.9 earthquake that struck a remote […]