Father Chris’s Morning Reflection-October 5, 2016

I can’t sleep. I’m not even sure I’m “posting” this right. I wish I could say it was conscience, but it’s probably just jet lag. I fell in love today with the families we are contributing to, the… Read More

We Are in Erbil and Getting Ready for Our Mission

It is now about 6:00 a.m. Tuesday in Erbil. Quint and I arrived yesterday and I am now ensconced in my familiar hotel after a warm greeting from my buddies on the staff here. It was a delight… Read More

Heading to Erbil

Hi everybody. We are in Vienna about to board our flight to Erbil. I keep telling Quint that no matter what he imagines, he has no idea how this journey will impact his life, change him, altar his… Read More

A Letter from Hanna Kaka Rash – September 19, 2016

Dear Chris, I went to Sulaimanya last Saturday and it was productive trip. Christians there are very in need to shelter, they are living in tents, as you can see. They are also suffering from severe mouse infestations… Read More

Letter from Alliance Church in Ankawa, Kurdistan

Dear Father Chris and Stand With Iraqi Christians, Greetings from Erbil! For those who don’t know me yet, my name is Hanna Kaka Rash. I was born and raised in Baghdad, but came to Erbil in March 2015,… Read More