International

Hurricane Maria Leaves Destruction Across the Caribbean, Mission Aviation Fellowship Providing Assistance

International9/21/2017 8:51:01 AM
Contact: Chris Burgess, Mission Aviation Fellowship, 208-498-0786, cburgess@maf.org ST. JOHN'S, Antigua, Sept. 21, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Hurricane Maria has ripped apart homes and caused destruction across Dominica, Barbuda, and other islands already reeling from the effects of Hurricane Irma earlier this month. As families in the Caribbean struggle to recover, Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) has staff on the ground and in the air providing assistance.Photo: Damage on Dominica, wh Source: Mission Aviation Fellowship

Box of Joy Expands to Bring Christmas Joy to Impoverished Kids

International9/20/2017 10:00:00 AM
2017 goal: Helping more than 60,000 children in four countries CrossCatholic.org/BoxOfJoy Contact: Kevin Wandra, 404-788-1276, Kwandra@CarmelCommunications.com BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Cross Catholic Outreach's Box of Joy ministry is gearing up to put Christmas smiles on the faces of more than 60,000 children, all of whom live in dire poverty in Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala and Nicaragua. The Box of Joy ministry is in its fourth year, triplin Source: Carmel Communications.com

Fascinating New Documentary Commemorates 500th Anniversary of the Reformation

International9/20/2017 4:01:00 AM
Contact: Dr. Richard Weikart, 209-563-1008, 209-667-3522 STANISLAUS, Calif., Sept. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Richard Weikart, an author and history professor at California State University, Stanislaus, recently teamed up with Emmy-Award-winning cinematographer and producer Jim Gromer on an exciting documentary project. To commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, they filmed at many sites in Germany and Switzerland where Luther and other Reformers made history. Their fil Source: California State Univ., Stanislaus

Global Coalition Announces Prayer and Fasting Movement to Stop Wars and Disasters

International9/20/2017 4:00:00 AM
25th annual Week of Prayer and Fasting begins Oct. 1 Contact: Kevin Wandra, 404-788-1276, KWandra@CarmelCommunications.com WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Today our world faces unprecedented crises: nuclear threats from North Korea, escalating global terrorism, widespread civil unrest, and the accelerating breakdown of marriage and family life. Plus, thousands have been impacted by natural disasters like Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. As we commemorate the 100th Anniversary Source: Carmel Communications.com

EWTN to Broadcast Two Historical Events for 100th Fatima Anniversary: Historical Candlelight Rosary Procession & Worldwide Children's Holy Hour at National Basilica

International9/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Contact: Connie Schneider, 651-776-0363, connieschneider@earthlink.net WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- On October 13, the 100-year anniversary of the final apparition of Fatima, often referred to as "The Day the Sun Danced, His Excellency Donald Cardinal Wuerl will lead an Historic Candlelight Rosary Procession and a Prayer of Entrustment for individuals and families to Our Lady of Fatima's Immaculate Heart. The Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) will broadcast the ev Source: Children of the Eucharist

Ground-Breaking Online Event Brings Concerned Leaders from Around the World to Discuss the Threat of Population Control

International9/19/2017 7:24:02 AM
Contact: Michael Hichborn, 540-847-5501 PARTLOW, Va., Sept. 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Leaders from all over the world are participating in the first-ever internet-based International Population Seminar to understand the background and discuss the grave harm which population control programs are inflicting on the world's poor. This ground-breaking seminar, which takes place from 17 to 19 October, will also shed light on the dangerous associations the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of S Source: Lepanto Institute

Releases Today -- NY Times Best-Selling Author Jonathan Cahn Debuts 'The Paradigm'

International9/19/2017 5:33:02 AM
'The Paradigm: The Ancient Blueprint That Holds the Mystery of Our Times' May Be Cahn's Most Astounding Book Yet Contact: Beth Harrison, 610-584-1096 ext 104; Deborah Hamilton, 610-584-1096 ext 102 NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Cahn is releasing his much-anticipated new book today titled, "The Paradigm: The Ancient Blueprint That Holds the Mystery of Our Times" (Purchase at www.TheParadigmMystery.com). The book may be Rab Source: Hamilton Strategies

Gettys Commemorate Queen's OBE Award and Announce Plans for Live Simulcast Worship Conference

International9/18/2017 2:30:00 AM
Contact: Gareth Russell, +44-7967-468008, gareth@jerseyroad.co.uk LONDON, Sept. 18, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Keith & Kristyn Getty were this week honored at the Houses of Parliament in London, England to mark Keith's Officer of the British Empire (OBE) award in June by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The evening, hosted at St Mary's Undercroft set beneath the Palace of Westminster celebrated the Getty's contribution to music and hymn writing through their re-popularizing of hymns. The Source: Jersey Road PR

Child Labor Awareness Message Urges Greater Care for Exploited 'Precious Ones'

International9/14/2017 8:55:03 AM
GFA-supported Bridge of Hope centers help campaign for brighter future for at-risk youngsters in some of Asia's impoverished communitiesContact: 972-300-3379, pressrelations@gfa.orgWILLS POINT, Texas, Sept. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- In a part of the world where many children are valued only for the small amount of money they can earn through long hours of hard work, some communities have been reminded of the young ones' great worth in God's eyes.Photo: GFA-supported workers d Source: In Christ Communications

Judicial Watch: New Clinton Emails Uncovered, Reveal Additional Mishandling of Classified Information

International9/14/2017 4:37:05 AM
Documents also show more instances of pay to play with Clinton Foundation donorsAbedin's controversial mother advised Clinton speechwriter to exclude references to 'democracy/elections/freedom' and 'empowerment of women' for Clinton speech in Saudi ArabiaContact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today released 1,617 new pages of documents from the U.S. Department of State revealing numerous additional exam Source: Judicial Watch

MAF's John Boyd Awarded Honorary Doctorate from NNU

International9/14/2017 2:30:00 AM
Contact: Chris Burgess, Mission Aviation Fellowship, 208-498-0786, cburgess@maf.org NAMPA, Idaho, Sept. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- John Boyd, president and CEO of Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF), has been honored with a Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa, from Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) for his life of service to others. Boyd received the degree Wednesday, Sept. 13, in a ceremony at NNU's Brandt Center. Photo: John Boyd, president and CEO of Mission Aviation Fellows Source: Mission Aviation Fellowship

Best Selling Christian & Messianic Author Challenges Israeli Sanhedrin Over Ban of Messianic Marriages

International9/13/2017 11:13:04 AM
Contact: Bob Darling, 262-222-5406 GRAFTON, Wis., Sept 13, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Best-selling Christian and Messianic author of the "Restoring Truth" Series (a.co/860doam), is challenging the State of Israel's Sanhedrin (Rabbinic High Court of 70 leading Rabbis) who handle religious judgments for Jewish believers. The Sanhedrin has ruled that it will not allow Jewish Rabbis to conduct Messianic Jewish weddings. Messianic Jews are Torah observant believers in the Messiah Yeshua ( Source: Yeshua House

Christian Nonprofit Reaches Milestone of 7,000 Projects Worldwide

International9/13/2017 10:13:05 AM
Contact: April Kelsey, 757-827-6704 HAMPTON, Va., Sept. 13, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- International Cooperating Ministries (ICM) in Hampton is celebrating as it undertakes its 7,000th project to aid Christians in the developing world. The achievement is especially meaningful considering that ICM has historically maintained a U.S.-based staff of less than 50 employees. Founded in 1986 by Dois Rosser, Jr., ICM maximizes its impact by forming reciprocal partnerships with indigenous minist Source: International Cooperating Ministries

Swiss Lutherans Mark 500 Years of the Reformation

International9/12/2017 8:20:05 AM
Contact: Media Office, World Council of Churches, +41 79 507 6363  GENEVE, Sept. 12, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Lutherans from all over Switzerland gathered in Geneva on 10 September for a eucharistic worship commemorating both the 500th anniversary of the Reformation and 50 years of the Federation of Lutheran Churches in Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein (BELK).Photo: Worship service for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation and 50 years of the Federation of Lutheran C Source: World Council of Churches

Judicial Watch Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Daily Caller News Foundation for Comey Memos

International9/7/2017 5:45:05 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, Sept. 7, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on behalf of the Daily Caller News Foundation against the U.S. Department of Justice seeking memoranda allegedly written by former FBI Director James Comey regarding his discussions with President Donald Trump and Trump's aides (Daily Caller Foundation v. U.S. Department Justice (No. 1:17-cv- 01830)).T Source: Judicial Watch