Japan’s Devastation Simply Too Great for Words

The enduring image of the Japanese earthquake and the tsunami that followed – not including the real possibility of a nuclear catastrophe – may be the acres of devastation left by the great wave. Houses, cars, boats, trains. All the apparatus of ordinary existence are...

The Baptist Version of Mother Teresa

CHENNAI, India–While many Christians from America and elsewhere have responded generously with gifts to relief efforts since the Dec. 26 tsunami, how many would borrow money for victims without knowing how they would be able to repay the loan? It’s par for...

Tsunami Relief Gifts Set Records

Gifts to the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship tsunami relief fund surpassed $890,000 in January, making it the largest response to a CBF relief effort to date. Funds approaching $1 million will allow the CBF to move victims through emergency relief into longer term...