"This is the most widespread disaster to hit Asia in decades," adds Yohannon, "and it is our prayer that in the face of such massive suffering, with your help we can become a shining beacon of God's love and compassion."





You may support the work of New Directions International by visiting www.newdirections.org/donate.php You may also mail contributions to “Asian Earthquake Relief,” New Directions International, Box 2347, Burlington, NC, 27216. (Phone: 336-227-1273)


Financial donations to support CRWRC Disaster Response efforts should be marked “South Asia Earthquake” and sent to CRWRC at 2850 Kalamazoo Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49560. Credit card donations can also be given by calling 1-800-55-CRWRC or through CRWRC’s website at www.crwrc.org.


To help Gospel for Asia bring help and hope to the tsunami victims, please go to www.gfa.org. To help you pray for these suffering men, women, and children, GFA will be posting updates and photos from the disaster areas as they become available at http://www.gfa.org


You can donate to World Vision efforts at www.worldvision.org. Your gift will rush food and Family Survival Kits to Asian countries affected by the Dec. 26 earthquake and tsunami and provide other relief as needed. Each kit provides things like blankets, tarps for temporary shelter, water purification tablets and cooking supplies. World Vision will also provide other critically needed relief response, such as food or medicine, where needs arise.


About the Photos: Middle image is courtesy of New Directions International.