When Flood Waters Rise

The flood waters have long since receded in Nepal’s Morang district, but for families whose homes were destroyed by extensive flooding in August their process of rebuilding is only just beginning.  MCC’s partner, the Brethren in Community Welfare Society (BICWS), has been reaching out to the community members it knows and loves by providing emergency … More When Flood Waters Rise

Radical Generosity in Ramwapur: From fire victims to earthquake donors

By Leah Reesor-Keller June 15, 2012 was a dark day for the settlement of Ramwapur, Banke District. A fire, fanned by high winds, spread rapidly through the small village of thatched houses, destroying homes, food grains, livestock, and even taking a life. Most residents here are agricultural laborers, or rickshaw drivers. The fire devastated their … More Radical Generosity in Ramwapur: From fire victims to earthquake donors