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World Refugee Day: From strangers to neighbors
International (MNN) -- Today is World Refugee Day, a solemn reminder that around the world, millions of people roam the world seeking a helping hand, a warm smile, and a safe place to call home. Yet despite displacement being so common, many people don’t understand the traumatic trials...
Venezuela inches toward total anarchy
Venezuela (MNN) -- Every day, Venezuela seems to be inching closer to a civil war. Students from Kolegio Rayo di Solo in Bonaire visit Trans World Radio. (Photo courtesy of Trans World Radio via Facebook) Protests between civilians and armed soldiers have persisted for three months, in which...
Al-Shabaab terror attacks persist in Somalia
Somalia (MNN) -- In parts of Somalia, bombings are becoming a near-daily occurrence. On Wednesday, an al-Shabaab suicide bomber drove a car into a hotel, while gunmen disguised as military officers held people hostage at an adjacent restaurant. The attack left at least 31 people dead. (Photo...
West Michigan student makes a big impact for Ugandan schools
Uganda (MNN) -- This story is a reminder that all you need to make a difference in the world is a willingness to answer God’s call. In 2016, Riley Street Middle School in West Michigan partnered with the Ugandan Water Project to raise money towards water catchment systems for schools in...
Hundreds of young Native Americans gathering for fellowship and revival
North America (MNN) -- Next week, young Native Americans from about 100 different tribes are converging in Roach, Missouri for the Warrior Leadership Summit from June 26th-July 1st. This conference will kick off the 2017 Summer of Hope with On Eagles’ Wings, and Ron Hutchcraft of Ron...
Pressure on Christians rises in India
India (MNN) -- India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently announced he will be meeting with United States President Donald Trump later this month to discuss bilateral relations. While that doesn’t necessarily include religious freedom, it will hopefully shed some light on the uptick in...
Reacting to increased violence during Ramadan
International (MNN) -- The past few weeks have seen a rise in extremist aggression in Muslim communities and increased persecution around the world. The past few weeks have also been Ramadan. Bruce Smith of Wycliffe Associates said that’s not a coincidence or a new trend. “Ramadan is a...
Ministry uplifts impoverished families by supporting fathers
International (MNN) -- Father’s Day is just around the corner, and several families are preparing to celebrate the dads and father-figures in their own lives. Food for the Hungry, a ministry seeking to end all forms of human poverty, honors the important part fathers play in a family and...