Thank you for the great pictures and your blessed work. In the midst of the Corona pandemic, your projects were able to visit the poor and needy and even celebrate a bit of Christmas with them. I am sure people have seen God’s loving hand through you. You make it light in a dark world and are such a strong witness for our God.
In “12 de Mayo” quarter, four kilometers outside the city of Mendoza in Argentina, a sad picture presented itself. To give a sign of hope here the Social Center Mendoza was created 25 years ago with the vision of bringing hope to the disadvantaged urban population.
On 21 November, the mission council (general meeting) of EBM INTERNATIONAL took place digitally for the first time. It was an inspiring meeting with over 80 delegates and guests from 28 different countries. The highlight was the election of the new EBM Executive Committee (Board).
At noon on October 30, an earthquake of magnitude 7 shook the Aegean Sea. More than 80 people in Greece and Turkey died and more than 1,000 were injured. The Turkish city of Izmir was particularly affected where buildings collapsed or were severely damaged.
India is now the country in which the corona pandemic is spreading by far the fastest. In South Africa the virus is spreading most strongly on the African continent. In the midst of the pandemic our employees are beacons for people who would otherwise receive little help, support, and encouragement.
Cameroon is also affected by Covid-19 and is in a state of emergency. In the north and extreme north of the country, where the facilities of the medical plant are located, medical care is not guaranteed including the hospital in Garoua where Sarah works.