A Powerful & Touching Story

To understand this story you'll need to understand a concept we use in the pursuit of our work here in Iraq. Its origin is the teaching of Jesus Himself. Mt. 5:43-48 - Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. 44  But I say unto you, Love … Continue reading A Powerful & Touching Story

Christmas Greetings From Iraq

Pastor Layth Ibrahim wishes us all a Merry Christmas and updates us concerning the progress on our multipurpose church building and Middle East Evangelism Center. The PC congregation is growing rapidly and is now meeting in a finished hall within the facility.   PRAISE CHAPEL MISSIONS P.O. BOX 1769 Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91729    

PROJECT VOLLEYBALL: Hope and Morale in the camps

In a world that's literally on fire all around you and going to hell in a hand basket, what on God's green earth could be more unimportant or irrelevant than a game of volleyball? Or is it? Imagine living with a perilous and uncertain future in a refugee camp. All around you the national boundaries … Continue reading PROJECT VOLLEYBALL: Hope and Morale in the camps

ReInvention: repurposing your life

"It ain't over until it's over." There's a buzz word popularized by the media, especially the music world and Hollywood. The word is REINVENTION. We hear all the time that this one or that one has reinvented themselves. Why? Because of change and relevance. The pop musician, Madonna, is famous for her ability to reinvent … Continue reading ReInvention: repurposing your life