World Food Day

2019-10-07T10:16:05-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) created World Food Day to commemorate its founding in Quebec City, October 16, 1945. The goal of the FAO is to free humanity from hunger and malnutrition, and to effectively manage the global food system. Please pray for our partners, The Foodgrains Bank and the work that CBM

The Foodgrains Bank

2019-01-08T16:01:19-04:00Tags: , , , |

Please pray for the Canadian Foodgrains Bank as they provide leadership and participate in next month’s International Development Week (February 3-9) in Ottawa. As CBM is a member of the Foodgrains Bank, we will also be an active participant at the event. The Foodgrains Bank is a partnership of 15 churches and church agencies working together to end global hunger. Last year, they provided $37 million of

Kakuma Refugee Camp

2018-12-11T15:44:22-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Please join us in praying for those living in Kenya’s Kakuma refugee camp, which is home to a large population of people affected by the South Sudan conflict. Please pray for their health, safety and overall well-being during this difficult time of transition in their lives. Pray especially for the health of young children and

World Food Day

2018-10-09T15:14:54-04:00Tags: , , , , |

October 16 is World Food Day, which promotes awareness about the need for food security around the world. According to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), more than 820 million people are suffering from chronic undernourishment. This year’s theme is “Our Actions are our Future”, which challenges us to

Election of New Leadership in Rwanda

2018-04-10T15:33:43-04:00Tags: , , , , |

CBM National Field Staff, Andre Sibomana asks for your prayers for the upcoming leadership elections of our church partner, the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR), on April 19. Writes Andre, "These next 10 days ahead for AEBR leaders, are very much critical. We will appreciate your prayers as they need to have peace of mind, staying

Renewed Food Assistance Projects

2018-04-03T17:10:25-04:00Tags: , , , , |

Canadian Baptists are founding members of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank. Through this network, along with assistance from the Government of Canada, we have provided millions of dollars in support of hungry people. Please pray for these projects that have recently received approval for continued financial support:LebanonThe ongoing conflict in this region has