Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid

Something Miraculous is Happening to Sexual Abuse Victims

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/23/2019 10:28:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYCaptive Ink MediaOct. 23, 2019GREENVILLE, S.C., Oct. 23, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Anyone who has been a victim of sexual abuse knows the physical, spiritual and psychological effects can torment an individual for a lifetime. Although the external wounds heal, the internal wounds and sickening images are either still very raw or have been pushed down so far that darkness covers them. But for those several hundred victims who have met Linda Gibson, a survivor of sexual abu Source: Captive Ink Media

Warren Declares War on the Poor

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/22/2019 11:39:05 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Oct. 22, 2019   NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Elizabeth Warren's new education policy: When it comes to education, there is no better way to punish the poor than to deny them the same opportunities the affluent have. Here's the drill: Keep the poor away from charter schools and away from private schools, especially Catholic schools in the inner city. Make sure to defend th Source: Catholic League

Re-directing Christmas Spending is Enough to End Abject Poverty, Says Gospel for Asia Report

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/22/2019 7:36:01 AM
Mission agency releases new report, challenges people everywhere to 'help end extreme poverty in this generation' PUBLIC ENEMY #1: Mission agency Gospel for Asia (GFA, www.gfa.org) has released a new report declaring extreme poverty "public enemy number one," and challenging people everywhere to help eradicate it. Full report available at https://www.gfa.org/press/poverty-report/.NEWS PROVIDED BYGospel for AsiaOct. 22, 2019 WILLS POINT, Texas, Oct. 22, 2019 /Christian Newsw Source: InChrist Communications

Food Fight

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/21/2019 2:30:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Global Institute For Transformation (GIFT) Oct. 21, 2019 TOLLAND, Conn., Oct. 21, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Now's the perfect time to join a food fight. "The Great Pumpkin Food Fight," that is! It's a fight for hungry people here and around the world including ~800 million of our brothers and sisters in Christ who face starvation globally. It's a fight for those who need to experience a tangible example of Christ's love right now. It's a fight for justice. Source: Global Institute For Transformation (GIFT)

Orchard Hosted the First Do Good Challenge

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/18/2019 3:30:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Orchard Oct. 18, 2019 ATLANTA, Oct. 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- On October 5, 2019, Orchard hosted the inaugural Do Good Challenge. Over 120 people joined together in teams to perform challenges across Atlanta in categories such as share joy, go green, be kind, and more. By the end of the day, participants had performed 544 do good challenges! That's a lot of good in Atlanta! The event featured more than 100 challenges, and teams earned points for each challenge t Source: Orchard

Alliance for Israel Advocacy Condemns Malaysia Prime Minister's Virulent Anti-Semitic Remarks

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Calls for Public Condemnation of Dr. Mahathir's Comments NEWS PROVIDED BY Alliance for Israel Advocacy Oct. 18, 2019 BROOMALL, Penn., Oct. 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Alliance for Israel Advocacy (AIA) (www.israeladvocates.org) responded to Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad's recent and well publicized speech at Columbia University, which was laced with anti-Semitic comments. Joel Chernoff, Executive Director of AIA said, "Dr. Mahathir's comments were appalling, Source: Alliance for Isrsael Advocacy

Webinar to Call America's Retirees to 'Live With Eternal Purpose'

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/17/2019 6:01:03 AM
Bruce Bruinsma - leader of 'The Retirement Reformation' - seeks to launch new wave of missions-driven seniors; free webinar Oct. 24CALLING AMERICA'S RETIREES: Bruce Bruinsma, founder of the Retirement Reformation - a movement to reboot America's retirement culture and stir seniors to 'live with eternal purpose' - will conduct a free webinar on Oct. 24 at 1 p.m. ET. Register at www.retirementreformation.org/webinar.NEWS PROVIDED BYRetirement ReformationOct. 17, 2019ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 17, Source: InChrist Communications

Press Invited to Hear About Uyghur Persecution in China

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/16/2019 9:56:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYChinaAid Oct. 16, 2019 WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- An event spotlighting China's persecution of Uyghurs, will take place in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 23.The event will feature Uyghur American Ferkat Jawdat, ChinaAid Chairman of the Board Doug Robison, and Uyghur Human Rights Project Director Omer Kanat. Annie Boyajian, the Director of Advocacy at Freedom House, will serve as the moderator.It will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 10:30 a.m.-1 Source: China Aid Association, Inc.

Moving Documentary, 'BLIND EYES OPENED' Comes to Movie Theaters for One-Night Only Event on January 23, 2020

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/16/2019 9:36:01 AM
First-of-a-Kind Documentary Exposes Sex Trafficking Industry in America; Highlights Power of Gospel to Help End Modern Day SlaveryNEWS PROVIDED BYIcon Media GroupOct. 16, 2019TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 16, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- There are more than 4.8 million people being sexually exploited worldwide, and more than one million of these are children (International Labour Organization). According to a recent report by the US State Department, the United States is one of the leading consume Source: Icon Media Group

Sex Abuse Law Engulfs California Schools

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/16/2019 7:56:04 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Oct. 16, 2019   NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the reaction of California public school officials to a new law on sexual abuse: On October 13, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law a bill that allows for the suspension of the statute of limitations for crimes involving the sexual abuse of minors. It provides a three-year window to make a claim, regardless of when t Source: Catholic League

Responding to Increasing Persecution, Millennials are Mobilizing to Support More than 150 Ministries in the Middle East and North Africa

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/15/2019 10:39:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY The MENA Collective Oct. 15, 2019 WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- In a recent national survey, the MENA Collective, a new organization publicly launching November 1, 2019, asked active, church-going millennials their thoughts regarding giving and the Middle East. Their findings show that almost half of those surveyed did not trust their local church when it comes to giving their money. Equally surprising was that only 3 percent of the Christians s Source: The MENA Collective

Gospel for Asia Challenges Every Person to Help Save Just One Impoverished Person

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/15/2019 6:31:00 AM
Campaign coincides with International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, Oct. 17; focuses on millions living on less than $2 per day   SAVE JUST ONE: Everyone can help save just one person from extreme poverty, says faith-based mission agency Gospel for Asia (GFA, www.gfa.org), marking International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on October 17.   NEWS PROVIDED BY Gospel for Asia Oct. 15, 2019   WILLS POINT, Texas, Oct. 15, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Faith-based mi Source: InChrist Communicatinos

World Humanitarian & Women's Ministry Pioneer, Marilyn Hickey, to Release Autobiography

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/15/2019 4:00:00 AM
"It was a very dangerous time in a very dangerous nation. A man with a gun was stationed outside the door of my hotel room 24/7 for protection because 32 suicide bombers had taken an oath to blow up the stadium with thousands of people, my entire team, and me in it..." (Hickey, Marilyn. It's Not Over Until You Win. 2019) NEWS PROVIDED BY Marilyn Hickey Ministries Oct. 15, 2019 CENTENNIAL, Colo., Oct. 15, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Regardless of the circumstances, Marilyn Hickey is Source: Marilyn Hickey Ministries

A Night For Life - 3 Day Event - Dodge City, Kansas

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/14/2019 10:07:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Celebration Church, Dodge City, KS; Cornerstone Ministries, Inc. Oct. 14, 2019 DODGE CITY, Kan., Oct. 14, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Young people and families have lived through difficult times the last couple years in Dodge City. Many have cried a lot of tears. Dodge City is ground zero for broken families, drug and gambling addiction, suicide, school shooting and bombing threats, and hopelessness. And it seems our community can't answer the huge need for healing. We Source: Cornerstone Ministries, Inc. and Celebration Church

Coptic Solidarity Hosts Fourth Annual Modern Coptic Martyrs Remembrance Day with UN Special Rapporteur, Dr. Ahmed Shaheed

Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid10/14/2019 2:30:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Coptic Solidarity Oct. 14, 2019 WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity will be hosting the 4th Annual Modern Coptic Martyrs Remembrance Day on October 22, at the Watterson House (224 2nd ST. SE, Washington, DC 20003) from 1:00 3:00 p.m. with keynote speaker, Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB). This event commemorates and seeks justice for the many modern Coptic martyrs who have paid the ultim Source: Coptic Solidarity