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Syrian refugees brace for winter in Jordan

Syrian refugees brace for winter in Jordan

November 15, 2013 at 4:15 pm 1 comment

AMMAN, Jordan – Inside the floppy tent she calls home, Foza wonders aloud how she and her family will possibly weather the fast-approaching winter chill. Foza, her husband, Sader, and their five children had to flee their home near Hama, Syria, about a year and a half ago. They wereRead More

Jordan’s new face

Jordan’s new face

November 15, 2013 at 1:10 am 0 comments

  Stories from Jordan, fall 2013 From a refugee camp in Amman: Desperation as winter nears A church in the northern city of Mafraq has become a worldwide rallying point for ministry to Syrian refugees Additional story we reported for Christianity Today: Syria’s refugee crisis worst since Rwanda genocide WaysRead More

On Olympics Night, kids and adults alike took part in crazy relay races.

Transformation in Poland

August 29, 2012 at 3:29 pm 0 comments

Family Camp thrives on a unique and unlikely partnership with a Nebraska church As a group of Nebraskans piles their luggage into a van on the final day of Oboz Rodzinny (Family Camp), a Polish college student offers thanks. “You are changing Poland,” Samuel Skrzypkowski tells them. Actually, all involvedRead More