India Floods

Devastating floods in India’s southern state of Kerala have claimed the lives of nearly 400 people – the worst to hit the area in a century. Dozens of people are missing and news agencies report that 1.2 million are sheltering in camps. Although CBM does not have projects in the area, we stand in prayer with our church partners in

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Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Her First Day of School

At least two-thirds of uneducated children in the world today are girls. Without access to educational opportunities, girls are at a higher risk to become marginalized and exploited. She is more likely to marry early, to contract HIV and AIDS, and has a higher chance of dying during childhood than her educated female peers.

Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Crazy Climate

Deforestation rates in Africa are twice the average for the rest of the world. Kenya and Zambia only have about 1-5% of their primary forests remaining, threatening the very environment that people rely on. In the Northeastern region of Kenya, there are additional challenges, with conflict, historical grievances based on land ownership, tribal and

Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Mom’s Cooking Up A New Job

CBM is committed to addressing poverty through projects that help families become confident in their ability to either produce or earn enough money to purchase the amount of food necessary for a healthy and active life, as well as cover family expenses for basic needs like health care, school, housing, etc. In Kenya, a

Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Get Well Soon

It shouldn’t matter where in the world you are born, but it does! The poor in developing countries bear a disproportionate burden of communicable diseases and health issues. They have increased exposure and risk through malnutrition, lack of affordable health care services, poor health and unsafe living conditions. Ultimately, it results in a much

Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Food Fight

The prevalence of hunger is the painful evidence of global inequity and the harsh reality of poverty. CBM is committed to addressing hunger with projects that range from direct food assistance in times of crisis to longer-term food security - helping families to become confident in their ability to either produce or earn enough

In India with Suraj Komaravalli

Please pray for India Team Leader Suraj Komaravalli as he continues to lead CBM’s work in India among our church partners. There are many challenges facing Christians who seek to minister in the name of Jesus to the needs of their communities. Pray that they will continue to be effective witnesses even in the midst of restrictive circumstances and limited resources. Suraj oversees ministries in a large geographic area,