Stories from the field

Aadab’s Story

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية و الألمانية.

Looking beyond the rubbish

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية و الألمانية.

Sharing hope and reconciliation

War, prejudice  and nationalism are barriers to welcoming refugees, but Christians can bring people together and heal despair with the gospel hope. Countries often hesitate to welcome refugees because of many decades of war and prejudice between people groups. One international worker shares how pastors at an Arab seminary are taking to heart God’s message … Read more …

Omar’s Story

Meet Omar, a Gambian refugee currently residing in Barcelona. His journey to Spain is complete, but his spiritual journey is just beginning. Omar grew up in Gambia. He was the son of his father’s second wife, and when he entered adulthood, he realized there would not be enough land for him to live on the … Read more …

Light in Moria

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية و الألمانية.

Lines

Lines. Being a fan of amusement parks, I’ve been in some long lines. Once, I waited three hours for a 45-second ride…

Hayk’s Story

Syrian Hayk knows all about being a refugee. In the last 20 years, he has been a failed migrant, a successful voluntary migrant, a deportee and a forced migrant. He has travelled from the north of Syria to Turkey, Greece, Egypt, Cuba, Austria Spain, France, and Belgium all in a desperate attempt to reach the … Read more …

Stef’s Story

Stef lives in a large Middle Eastern city which is also home to around 300,000 migrant domestic workers. They come from all over the poorer parts of the world — places like Bangladesh, Ethiopia, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Kenya and many, many other African countries. These workers are extremely vulnerable. No one knows what … Read more …

Three circles of hope

We encountered Ahmed at 4 am in the morning as he was chain-smoking his non-filtered cigarette outside the prefabbed building, a former Greek prison block, where he and his family were sleeping in the freezing night with about 100 other people in the same situation. He said he could not sleep because his 4-year-old daughter … Read more …

Send us Bibles not bombs

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية و الألمانية.