Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Partners Blog: "The tenacity of love."

Steve and Oddny Gumaer started Partners Relief and Development in response to the needs of refugees and displaced people from Burma, and now in the Middle East, as well. Their mission is to demonstrate, through holistic action, God’s love to children and communities made vulnerable by war in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and other conflict zones.

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The tenacity of love.

Do you ever get the feeling that there’s way more bad stuff happening in the world than good? In the areas where Partners is actively working it can seem that way. Just this past month, thousands more Rohingya have fled the violence occurring in western Myanmar, while in the north, thousands more have been displaced by increased fighting between the Kachin Independence Army and the Myanmar Army. Add this to the already staggering number of families displaced during Syria’s brutal civil war where our team has been providing relief and it seems completely reasonable to think that there’s no hope for change ...

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Partners Relief and Development is a registered charity in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Norway, the United Kingdom and the United States. "We’re a small, grassroots nonprofit passionate about making a big impact in communities affected by conflict and oppression, demonstrating God’s love to children and giving them the opportunity to live free, full lives." For more information aboput Partners, visit their website at partners.ngo/

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