Watch as Samaritan’s Purse assesses the hardest-hit areas, distributes necessary supplies such as tarps for shelter, and prays with victims, showing them the hope that comes through faith in Jesus Christ.
Veterans reunite with Operation Heal Our Patriots in Asheville, NC at the Billy Graham Training Center
A Filipino woman who received an Operation Christmas Child gift when she was young passes out boxes to children affected by Typhoon Haiyan
Syrian refugees fled their homes, leaving all they had behind to save themselves and their families. Samaritan's Purse is on the ground supplying Operation Christmas Child gifts for children, heaters for families, life-saving food and more. http://www.samaritanspurse.org
Samaritan's Purse works with dozens of men and women each with their own story of survival through Typhoon Haiyan. Here, Jun Anthony Abaloyan tells his own story of facing the incredible storm surge caused by the storm.
Samaritan's Purse is sending 65,000 Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts to Syrian children who are displaced in Northern Iraq after fleeing the deadly civil war in their home country.
Since the initial disaster relief effort following the catastrophic Typhoon Haiyan, Samaritan's Purse has remained on the ground in the Philippines serving survivors. Watch as Samaritan's Purse continues to help the Filipino people rebuild their lives through feeding programs, shelter, water filtration and more. http://www.samaritanspurse.org
Samaritan's Purse is on the ground serving Syrian refugees who fled their home with little supplies. Watch as Franklin Graham meets with these people to provide a message of hope in Jesus' Name. To find out more visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org/
Operation Heal Our Patriots is dedicated to help our wounded veterans even after they return from their experience in Alaska. Find out what this project means to Nate and Amanda Paterson as they share their story of loss and renewal. To find out more visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org/what-we-do/about-operation-heal-our-patriots/
Greta Van Susteren and her husband John Coale join Franklin Graham delivering Christmas presents to children living at the Greta Home and Academy in Haiti. To find out more visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org//
Meet. Dr. Erin Meier, a missionary doctor in Papua New Guinea who learned through Samaritan's Purse and World Medical Mission's post-residency program that God was calling her to be a long term missionary doctor. To find out more about the program, visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org/wmm.
Meet CJ, a child who found shelter and salvation at a local church during the deadly Typhoon that struck the Philippines in November. Watch as Operation Christmas Child reinforces this young man's faith by sharing God's love with a simple shoebox gift.
Franklin Graham made his first trip into Kurdistan, northern Iraq to visit a Syrian refugee camp where Samaritan's Purse is working. Please pray for these men, women and children who are suffering on the onset of winter after fleeing a brutal civil war.
Just in time for Christmas, sixty-five thousand "Gospel Opportunities" from Operation Christmas Child landed in the Philippines for children who were victims of Typhoon Haiyan. Dozens of churches around the nation will be giving out these shoebox gifts in the name of Jesus Christ. To get involved visit, http://www.samaritanspurse.org/occ
After being devastated by Hurricane Sandy, residents in the Northeast collected over sixty thousand shoebox gifts to send to children in the Philippines. The message was simple: we have not forgotten you and Jesus loves you! To get involved visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org/
As they transition into monsoon season, Haiyan survivors search through the rubble of their communities for any scraps that can shelter them from the rain. Samaritan's Purse is rushing to their aid with durable tarps to provide shelter in the hardest hit areas. To find out how you can help visit, http://www.samaritanspurse.org/disaster/typhoon/
The victims of Hurricane Sandy send Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes to the children affected by the Typhoon in the Philippines.
Samaritan's Purse has filled another 747 cargo jet with emergency supplies and a helicopter for the Philippines. Please continue to pray for our teams and for the people caught in this disaster.
Join Franklin Graham and his daughter, Cissie Graham Lynch, as they discuss the importance of this biblical landmark in Israel and the impact the story of the Good Samaritan has on Christians today.
In the face of war and fleeing refugees, the Samaritan's Purse hospital in Maban has reached capacity. Now we're building additions to offer healing and hope to the influx of lost people. South Sudanese refugees are fleeing their homes due to violence. The needs among these people are great, especially in the area of medical care. Samaritan's Purse is constructing new additions to our hospital near a refugee camp where medical professionals and volunteers will not only help care for hurting people, but also share the healing power and truth behind the Gospel. http://www.samaritanspurse.org
Watch as Samaritan's Purse participate in Alaska Shield, a disaster simulation that will help our organization and the state to be ready to respond when catastrophe strikes. Volunteers from all over participated in Alaska Shield to help Samaritan's Purse and state emergency management personnel practice their disaster relief response skills that will be needed when disaster strikes. To simulate the disaster, actors wore fake wounds as they let medical and emergency officials at a mobile field hospital practice the procedures they use in high-pressure situations. For more information on the types of emergency relief Samaritan's Purse provides all over the world, visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org
Watch to see a special message from women in rural Cambodia whose lives will be changed thanks to your generous support of our 10 Days for M'dai campaign. Because of donations from people like you during our campaign to help restore the joy of motherhood, Samaritan's Purse was able to raise more than $300,000 for our maternal and child health programs in Cambodia. This money will help provide resources and training for women so they can have healthy pregnancies and raise strong children while also learning about the love of Jesus Christ. http://www.samaritanspurse.org
The Children’s Heart Project of Samaritan's Purse celebrated the milestone of providing heart surgery for 1,000 children since the program began 17 years ago. This project continues to work in the hearts of children, families, and communities around the globe- physically and spiritually.
Get a behind the scenes look at Samaritan Purse's tornado simulation and learn more about United States Disaster Relief.
Find out how Operation Heal Our Patriots is serving wounded veterans and their spouses during and after a weeklong retreat at Samaritan Lodge Alaska.
Watch as a simple gift makes a big impact in places where many children have never received a Christmas present before. Operation Christmas Child spreads the love of Christ in Cameroon through shoebox gifts and the follow-up discipleship program, The Greatest Journey. Entire communities are transformed by the Gospel as young Christians continue to grow in their faith and learn more about Jesus' love and sacrifice for them.
Ken Barun from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association takes a moment to thank everyone who packed a shoebox gift this season for Operation Christmas Child. He and his wife traveled to northern Iraq to hand out gifts to refugee children to spread the hope and love of Jesus Christ. http://www.samaritanspurse.org
Find out what is really going on inside the Syrian refugee camps of northern Iraq amid devastating civil war. Fox Files with Greta Van Susteren presents a segment on the humanitarian work of Samaritan's Purse and Franklin Graham as we serve the Syrian refugees who fled to northern Iraq with little to no possessions. From relief supplies to heaters and even Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts for the children, Samaritan's Purse is on the ground during this crisis to serve the Syrian people in Jesus' name.
Close to 20 percent of children in this village die before the age of five. Watch to see how Samaritan's Purse is working to combat this devastating statistic. Samaritan's Purse is implementing maternal programs in villages like this one in Karamoja, Uganda, to teach local women how to better care for their children amid difficult living conditions.
Meet Josh Sanner, one of the fishing guides for Operation Heal Our Patriots. From fishing trips to marriage classes, watch as he discusses the incredible ministry going on in Alaska for wounded veterans. http://www.samaritanspurse.org/patriots.
Sarah Palin and Pat McCrory join Franklin Graham in celebrating another exciting year of bringing Good News and Great Joy to children around the world through Operation Christmas Child. Members of the Charlotte community were invited to visit the OCC Charlotte Shoebox Processing Center to listen to the speakers, worship with the Tommy Coomes Band and see God’s hand at work!
Franklin Graham visits the Philippines and surveys the areas where Samaritan’s Purse is serving. This Thanksgiving, please remember the Philippines in your prayers.
Uncle Si of Duck Commander, shares in the joy of Operation Christmas Child