As Iota fades, desperation escalates in Central America – Mission Network News

Central America (MNN) — The wind speeds from Tropical Storm Iota may have died down, but danger remains in Central America. Forecasters expect life-threatening flash floods and mudslides in portions of Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. TransWorld Radios Steve Shantz says authorities are struggling to get people out of harms way. The job is made very... Read more

The Power of Desperation – Daughters of Promise – August 3

THE POWER OF DESPERATIONSo they made their father [Lot] drink wine that night also. And the younger arose and lay with him, and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose. Thus both the daughters of Lot became pregnant by their father. The firstborn bore a son and called his name... Read more

Desperation and Gospel demand surge in SE Asia – Mission Network News

SE Asia (MNN) — Economies in Southeast Asia are feeling the sting of extended COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions. A new report shows unemployments on the rise, and restrictions negatively affected countries that depend on tourism and exports. Financial instability is one of the factors making people in the region desperate. John Pudaite of Bibles For... Read more

A Prayer of Desperation – Beloved Women – June 23, 2020

A Prayer of Desperation  Beloved Women June 23, 2020READ: Please deliver me from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau, for I fear him, that he may come and attack me, the mothers with the children. (Genesis 32: 11 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT: Have you ever felt vulnerable and prayed out of desperation?  Jacob stole the... Read more

Lebanon enters second lockdown; desperation grows – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Lebanon (MNN) — One other nationwide shutdown begins tonight in Lebanon to stem a second wave of coronavirus infections. Lockdown measures will reportedly be in place from tonight to Monday morning. See our full Lebanon protection right here. Based on The Nationwide, the choice got here after well being officers introduced 11 new circumstances... Read more