Lebanon

Hope for Refugees after Giving Tuesday

2019-10-15T20:03:16+00:00December 12th, 2017|Bangladesh, Lebanon, Our Stories, Syria|

On November 28, World Renew celebrated Giving Tuesday and asked you to help families forced to flee their homes because of conflict. In the Middle East, over eleven million Syrians have been displaced from their communities because of civil war that has raged for over six years. In Myanmar, a recent outbreak of violence against the Rohingya people has forced over 625,000 people to flee into Bangladesh since the end of August.

Churches Help Syrian Refugees

2019-10-15T20:03:13+00:00July 18th, 2017|Lebanon, Our Stories, Syria|

“And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it” (Matthew 16:18). It’s a story as old as Christianity. The church in the Middle East is a rock that will not be shaken. Since the first days of the church, Christians in the Middle East have been committed to loving and helping their neighbors. This continues today. From the outset of the civil war in Syria churches across the Middle East have stood alongside vulnerable families...

Four Days Away from CFGB Sunday!

2019-10-15T20:03:17+00:00March 1st, 2017|Lebanon, Our Stories, Syria|

Can you imagine the upheaval of being forced to leave everything familiar—friends, family, and all that gives you comfort—for a completely foreign environment? And even though years pass, you are still unable to return home. Before you were forced to move you had a steady income and were able to provide for your family. Now you don’t know if you’ll even have enough for your next meal.