Kakuma Refugee Camp

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

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

Health and Sanitation

2018-12-04T16:21:37+00:00Tags: , , , , |

CBM is working with a local partner in El Salvador, ENLACE, to support health and sanitation within impoverished communities. Through the latrine project, families are able to replace their pit latrines with composting latrines, which prevent waste from contaminating water sources. Nearly half of El Salvador’s rural population suffers from inadequate waste disposal

Gift Match Challenge 2018

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This Christmas season, as we look after those close to us, and consider helping those further away, support CBM and our Foodgrains Bank programs with an extra gift, and maximize the impact of your tax-deductable, charitable giving for 2018.

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World AIDS Day

2018-11-27T15:15:52+00:00Tags: , , , , , , , , |

December 1 is World AIDS Day. This year, the United Nations (UN) is commemorating 30 years since the AIDS response began. Although significant progress has been made in the last three decades, there are still challenges to overcome. Information from the UN says there are 37 million people living with HIV around the

Patty Nacho

2018-11-27T15:02:59+00:00Tags: , , , |

Patty Nacho CBM Field Staff Patty Nacho serves as Global Discipleship Coordinator in Bolivia. She works alongside our partners and local churches in the region. Patty also collaborates with Canadian church leaders to develop trips through CBM’s SENT program, which offers hands-on global discipleship experiences. Patty shared the following prayer requests:  Pray for wisdom when working with local

Violence Against Women

2019-01-15T11:19:35+00:00Tags: , , , , , , |

November 25 is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. “Violence against women continues to be an obstacle to achieving equality, development, peace as well as to the fulfillment of women and girls’ human rights,” says information from the United Nations (UN). Statistics show that 1 in 3 women

Emad and Almess Botros

2018-11-20T14:32:31+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

Based in Lebanon, Emad and Almess Botros serve as CBM Field Staff. Emad is a lecturer at the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS), which equips church leaders for service in Arab. He also develops Bible commentaries and other resources for ministry in the Middle Eastern and North African context. Together, the Botroses mentor students to help them

Canadian Baptist Youth and Family Team

2018-11-13T16:40:04+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

Please join us in praying for the Canadian Baptist Youth and Family Team (CBYF), which will be holding their bi-annual meetings this week. The meetings will take place on Wednesday and Thursday at the head office of the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec. The CBYF consists of youth leaders from across Canada, representing our various denominational partners. Please pray for the leaders as

Universal Children’s Day

2018-11-13T16:37:44+00:00Tags: , , , , , , |

November 20 is Universal Children’s Day, which promotes international togetherness and improving the welfare of children worldwide. “Universal Children's Day offers each of us an inspirational entry-point to advocate, promote and celebrate children's rights, translating into dialogues and actions that will build a better world for children,” says information from the United