A Home For Us All: Hometown Podcast with Fr. Chris

*links open in new window/tab Fr. Chris shares his experiences, as the founder of Stand With Iraqi Christians, on a broadcast with Episcopal Migration Ministries¬†(link open in new window). He talks about how home is redefined. You are… Read More

Where The Money Goes: Water Wells (Video)

One of the many needs faced by Christians displaced by Da’esh, now returning to their homes, is the need for clean water. SWIC has been working to provide water wells to the Nineveh Plains.¬†Read more about the water… Read More

Update: St. George’s (Baghdad) School of the Redeemer

Construction is underway and the school in on track to open in the fall of 2018, but funds are still needed to complete the project and ensure the construction remains on schedule! Take a tour of the construction… Read More

[Image description: SWIC Executive Director Deb Parker stands behind the SWIC booth table at the 2018 Episcopal Church General Convention. Behind her is a banner with the SWIC name and logo and an easel with a map of Iraq. The table has brochures, fliers, pens, etc.]

Episcopal Church Approves Resolution “Supporting Christians in Iraq”

Father Chris Bishop, on behalf of SWIC, drafted the initial resolution “Supporting Christians in Iraq” to be presented to the 79th Episcopal Church General Convention. The House of Deputies concurred with the resolution. Below is the full text… Read More

Where The Money Goes: Rebuilding Grocery Store

Feeding a need, funding a grocery store: watch this video from our partners at Etuti Institute about our latest small business redevelopment grant to reopen a grocery store in the Nineveh Plains. Music By: Michael Badal from his… Read More