The FMC has had a long history of ministry in
At the time of the quake there were 17 American FM missionaries or short-term workers in
In an emergency situation like this, the FM Church does not have trained emergency response teams – we work with organizations that do. Our primary partner in this regard in World Relief
But the real challenge in a situation like this is the medium-term response – the next couple of months. Civil infrastructure, presently almost non-existent, will be severely stretched. Things like shelter while homes are being rebuilt; food and safe water, trauma counseling, etc. These are the kinds of things that our churches on the ground do well! In past natural disasters in
As we have more information we will keep you updated.
Please remember our brother & sisters in several Haitien-background churches in
International Child Care Ministries (