Cyclone Idai is continuing to cause devastation across southern Africa, with Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi badly affected. Most roads are cut off and the rain is continuing to fall. Further flooding is expected as dams upstream are reaching their capacity. The situation in Mozambique is predicted to get worse as the days progress.
Pradeep Babu Gara is CBM’s newest team member in India. Pray for Pradeep as he meets with staff and familiarizes himself with CBM's work in India. Pray for travelling mercies as he travels to several projects across the country. Pray also for his health and safety as he fills this new and important
This week Acadia Divinity College (ADC) announced that the Reverend Dr. Anna M. Robbins has been named the 7th President of Acadia Divinity College and Dean of Theology of Acadia University. For two decades, Robbins has been a renowned speaker, leader, consultant, and teacher, who inspires initiative in ministry, innovation in theological education, and equips Christians to engage
Global Field Staff Darrell and Laura Lee Bustin have been serving in Rwanda since 2012 to work with CBM’s church partner, the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda. Pray for the Bustins, as they have travel planned for much of the month ahead. Darrell will be travelling in Rwanda to conduct
March 8, 2019 is International Women’s Day. The United Nations’ 2019 theme, Think equal, build smart, innovate for change, focuses on ways in which we can advance gender equity and the empowerment of women, particularly in the areas of social protection systems, access to public services and sustainable infrastructure. CBM's She Matters
Last week, a Syrian refugee family in Halifax lost their seven children in a tragic house fire. The Barho family was among 1,795 Syrian refugees who have come to Nova Scotia in recent years. Kawthar attended her childrens’ funeral last week along with 2,000 mourners who came out to show their support and grieve with the family. Ebraheim remains in
Joe Bridi, Field Staff serving in Lebanon is requesting prayer for guidance and wisdom as he disciples a group of Syrian refugees. Some of them have already accepted Jesus as their Saviour and have been baptized, while others are still on their journey of discovery. Please pray for safety, courage and boldness for those who have already taken the step. Pray for