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World Renew planning relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey
USA (MNN) -- Category 4 storm Hurricane Harvey struck southern Texas on Friday, the first major hurricane to hit the United States since Hurricane Katrina 12 years ago. Winds clocked in at 130 mph, and flooding in Houston and along the Gulf Coast was measured by feet. Two people have been...
Keys for Kids reaches children for Christ with stuffed animals
USA (MNN) -- Around the world, there are over a billion children who have never heard of Jesus, and many of them are thirsty for spiritual truth. (Photo courtesy of Keys For Kids) Keys for Kids is one organization that has spent the last 75 years making sure children around the world hear...
Loving Someone With Alzheimer's (Part 2 of 2)
Dr. Gary Chapman and Lisa Anderson discuss the challenges families face when a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. Our guests offer encouragement to caregivers and practical suggestions for showing love and support to someone with diminishing mental capabilities. (Part 2...
Bible Reading - August 29
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Passionate Prayers for a Somber Season
When a loved one heads toward destruction we must embrace God’s greater purpose for what's going on and learn to pray with heart, soul, and strength. Read more about Passionate Prayers for a Somber Season
Fighting Bible illiteracy with #WhyBible
International (MNN) -- The Bible is widespread in the US, but that doesn’t mean it’s widely understood. Barna reported that 87 percent of households own a Bible. However, as of 2016, 41 percent of people read Scripture less than once per year. What’s more, Scott Everhart of Wycliffe...
Permit to pray: Coptic Christians barred from church in Minya
Egypt (MNN) -- Coptic Christians in the Egyptian village of Ezbat Al-Forn were kicked out of their church on August 20th by local police, according to local news outlets. The reason? Police say they didn’t have a license to use the private home they were meeting in for worship. Miles...
Education channel for refugee and displaced kids to launch next month
MENA (MNN) -- Months and months of planning and preparation and prayer have finally culminated in the imminent launch of an educational television channel aimed at refugee and displaced children. The channel, SAT7 ACADEMY, will begin broadcasting on September 1st throughout the Middle East and...