Long-Term, Weekly Ministry to Flood Victims-Survivors Continues

“Please pray for this new phase of long-term ministry to flood victims-survivors. May the Lord work faith in the hearts of many. May He use them to build His church in tent cities and permanent resettlement sites. And may He raise up pastors and church planters among them.” – Pastor Glem Melo

New Hope

Six month and 15 days after Tropical Storm Washi (local name: Sendong) brought death and devastation to our city, more than 20 thousand families are still living and suffering in tent cities and evacuation center.

By God’s grace alone, our church’s mission team continues to preach and teach God’s word and serve more than 300 displaced families in tangible ways. Weekly visitation and Bible studies are conducted. Water purifiers, food, clothing, medicine, school supplies, stuff toys and other goods have been distributed. And we are not letting down on our “Relief to Rehabilitation to Church Planting” Program for flood victims-survivors.

With the beginning of the new school year, our ministry to those living in the tent cities and permanent resettlement sites in Calaanan takes on a new phase. Alarmed by rising gang activities and teen crimes in the area, the principal of P.N. Roa High School requested our PROTECT Network

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About New Hope

We are a community of people who believe in and live for Jesus Christ. We embrace and proclaim the Gospel as taught in the Bible and explained in the teachings of the Reformation: Salvation is by grace alone (sola gratia) because of Jesus Christ alone (solus Christus), received through faith alone (sola fide), based on the teachings of the Bible alone (sola scriptura), all for the glory of God alone (soli Deo gloria). SALVATION IS BY GRACE ALONE, THROUGH FAITH ALONE, BECAUSE OF JESUS CHRIST ALONE, BASED ON THE TEACHINGS OF THE BIBLE ALONE, ALL FOR THE GLORY OF GOD ALONE.
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