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Middle East Crisis

There are three major crises going on in the Middle East affecting thousands of families. In Gaza BGR is partnering with a local organization to distribute food to 1,000 Palestinian families sequestered in their homes or in shelters. Up to 300 families will receive temporary housing and up to 500 will receive various food items in Iraq. In Syria we are distributing food and hygiene items, blankets and medicine to 2500-4000 refugee families as well as diapers and formula for families with young children. Help BGR help those in need.

Read more about the Iraq crisis here, Syria here.

Listen to Jeff Palmer's interview with Mission Network News here.


What ISIS discards, Jesus protects

When terrorists discovered 82-year-old Yasmine hiding in her home, they deemed her too old to kill.


Life is hard when you live under a bridge.

Zerah, her four brothers and sisters, along with her mother, have lived here since they fled the war in their home country.


Simple food vouchers saved his life.

He lived under an overpass thousands of miles from home. As a refugee, he couldn’t find work.


World Refugee Day

Pray for those who have been forced from their homes.


Training, renewal for Syrian partners coping with war

The war inside Syria rages on. Thousands of people have died, and close to 6.5 million have been internally displaced


7 Ways You Can Pray for Refugees and Relief Workers in the Middle East

The flood of refugees presents BGR relief teams with opportunities, interruptions, challenges and distractions.


Pray for the crisis in Iraq

Pray for protection the Yazidis and other Kurds who fled into the mountains


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