Baptist Global Response
After severe rains and high winds caused floods and landslides on several Caribbean islands, BGR partners dispensed relief aid among survivors.
Walking the streets of Beirut, Lebanon, it is impossible to miss the children weaving through the cars and crowds.
When his sister in-law died four years ago, James Aping Maker found himself in charge of raising eight children in Akot, South Sudan.
Volunteers from the Illinois Baptist Association and from Believers Fellowship in Gallatin, Tenn., will work alongside BGR partners and Haitian laborers to build an enclosed kitchen facility for an elementary school in Haiti.
At the age of 21, Josephina was destitute. She was the oldest of six orphaned children and married to a drunkard named Moses, a man who rarely came home to their little house in Akot, South Sudan.