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Mission News

Mission News$20,000 of “One Great Hour of Sharing” Gifts
Fighting Ebola Outbreak

”Only recently has the current Ebola crisis gained significant media attention in the U.S. But for the people of West Africa, the problem began in March,” says World Relief Officer Lisa Rothenberger. “Thanks to donors’ generous gifts to the annual One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) offering, International Ministries (IM) was able to begin responding to the outbreak even before it made the headlines.” Read more...

Pray for Peter and Sarah McCurdy,
endorsed as missionaries to minister to pastors and their families in the Dominican Republic and Cuba

Rev. Peter and Sarah McCurdy of Madison, Ohio have been endorsed for ministry in the Dominican Republic where they will provide support and encouragement to pastors and pastors’ families related to four IM partners as well as extending ministry into Cuba. Read more…

Faith Leaders Pray for Central American Children
on Both Sides of Border Fence

On Friday, August 29th, American Baptists along with faith leaders from the Episcopal, United Methodist, United Church of Christ, Catholic and Jewish traditions joined in a prayer service for Central American children fleeing violence. Faith leaders held a vigil on both sides of the U.S. Mexico-Border at Friendship Circle in Tijuana and San Diego. Read more…

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