Typhoon Haiyan

The damage done by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines is catastrophic, leaving homes destroyed and at least 580,000 people displaced. More than 2,500 people lost their lives in the record-breaking super storm. 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.

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Worship Arises from Tragedy

A pastor is burdened for his people, especially in times of disaster. He prays that they would come to know the Lord and find the help that they need. Samaritan's Purse is working through local churches in the Philippines to help meet the needs of the people, opening the door for them to hear the Gospel. Watch now to see how the pastor's 10-year-old daughter used the new guitar she was given.

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How Far Can You Walk?

Rojelio Rios was forced to walk away to find work to support his family after Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines. Back at home his son, Erwin, was severely malnourished and unable to walk. See the transformation that happens when a father chooses to trust God.

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"To Live is Christ"

She didn't think that she would survive through Typhoon Haiyan. In the midst of her despair, Arlelyn found her purpose. She shares how God worked in her life through this experience.

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The Rebound After The Storm

In the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, the game of basketball plays an important role in the recovery of an island devastated by one of the worst storms in recorded history. The Samaritan’s Purse team gels, on and off the court, as they continue to rebuild.

Called to the Cause

Meet Brady. He hopped on a plane as soon as Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines because he felt called to work with Samaritan's Purse to help victims in Jesus' Name. Watch as he shares his heart and hope for not just the healing of the Filipino people, but for Christians everywhere to serve their neighbors.

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Shoeboxes with Joy

A Filipino woman who received an Operation Christmas Child gift when she was young passes out boxes to children affected by Typhoon Haiyan

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Dangerous Survival: Typhoon Haiyan

Watch the heart-wrenching story of one Filipino man's struggle to survive during the catastrophic Typhoon Haiyan and find out what Samaritan's Purse is doing for him and his family as they recover from the storm. http://www.samaritanspurse.org

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A Surge of Support After Typhoon Haiyan

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

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Christmas Comes to the Philippines

After the devastation of Super Typhoon Haiyan, Operation Christmas Child sent over sixty thousand shoebox gifts to the children of the Philippines to ease their suffering and remind them of God's eternal love.

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A Christmas Airlift

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

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Hands of Healing: Emergency Care in the Philippines

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Emergency Shelter for Haiyan Survivors

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/

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Gifts from Survivor to Survivor

Watch as those who endured Hurricane Sandy find joy in packing Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts for Filipino children in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

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Airlifting More Supplies to 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.

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Franklin Graham's Visit to the Philippines

Franklin Graham, President of Samaritan’s Purse, meets with the Mayor of Tolosa, Philippines and Pastor John Pagliawan. Samaritan’s Purse is partnering with churches to meet both spiritual and physical needs and show the love of Jesus to those who have been affected by Typhoon Haiyan.

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Healing and Hope at Tacloban Hospital

Watch as the medical team from Samaritan's Purse responds to the life-threatening needs of injured and desperate Filipino people in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

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God Will Rebuild the Philippines

As Samaritan's Purse continues to distribute supplies to help Typhoon Hayian victims, the Filipino people are finding comfort in the hope and knowledge that God's hand is on their country.

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Bringing Medical Care to Tacloban

Samaritan's Purse has mobilized a medical team of 12 people to work with a hospital in desperate need of help in Tacloban, Philippines. Please continue to pray for this team as they respond in Jesus’ Name.

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Continuing Care in the Philippines

Watch as Samaritan's Purse unloads the 747 cargo plane with 110 tons of emergency relief supplies sent from the United States to help ease the burden of Typhoon Haiyan victims in Tacloban and other severely affected areas.

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Bringing Hope and Supplies to Bantayan

Watch as Samaritan's Purse delivers food and other supplies to Typhoon Haiyan victims on a small Filipino island.

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Airlifting Emergency Supplies to the Philippines

Watch as Samaritan's Purse loads a cargo plane in Charlotte, North Carolina with 110 tons of emergency supplies including tarps for shelter, food, water, and medical supplies.

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Distributing Supplies and Prayer After the Typhoon

Watch as Samaritan's Purse comforts Typhoon Haiyan victims through the distribution of tarps and emergency supplies, as well as with prayer and spiritual support. http://bit.ly/typhoon-yt2

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After the Typhoon: Assessing Damage in the Philippines

See what families affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan are dealing with as a Samaritan's Purse disaster response team determines how we can help in a community where many homes were destroyed. http://bit.ly/typhoon-yt2