Monday, 14 September 2015 15:22

NCC asks US to lift quota on refugees

Today’s refugee crisis is said to be the largest since 16 million people were forced to leave their lands during the Second World War.

Published in Organizations
Thursday, 10 September 2015 10:59

CBF releases funds for Syrian refugee relief

The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is continuing long-term efforts to serve Syrian refugees through its field personnel and ministry partners in the Middle East and now Southeast Europe. 

Published in Missions

Chaouki and Maha Boulos are serving Syrian civil war refugees in their native Lebanon not only an act of ministry but also as an exercise in living Jesus’ command to love your enemy.

Published in People
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 14:15

Baptist groups aid Syrian refugees through winter

The organizations are sending money to help war victims during the coldest months of the year. 

Published in Organizations

Globalization, the Internet and terrorism have awakened many American Christians to the history and contributions of Eastern forms of the faith, experts say.

Published in Theology
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 10:47

Mideast Christians appeal for action

Leaders of evangelical and Protestant groups in Syria and Lebanon say action must be taken to preserve a Christian presence in the area before it is too late.

Published in Politics

Serving war-ravaged refugees, including indigenous Christian groups, in the Middle East requires extra cultural and religious sensitivity among missionaries living in cultures that do not value religious freedom, experts say. 

Published in Organizations
Monday, 16 June 2014 09:25

Christians, war and neighbor love

Genocidal sectarian violence may be happening in Iraq. What does love of neighbor require of us?

Thursday, 10 October 2013 15:23

Baptist editors visit Syrian refugee family

A family of Syrian refugees in Jordan tell two American guests it isn't safe for them to return to their home as long as President Assad remains in power.

Published in Politics
Monday, 16 September 2013 15:57

Syria prompts end-times thinking

Millions of Americans believe that events unfolding today in Syria were predicted in Bible prophecy.

Published in Theology
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