Haiti Relief (Page 2)

Information related to Haiti earthquake relief

May 2014 report of Bro. Jeantyrard Elmera

May 2014 – Port-au-Prince, Haiti Greetings in Jesus our King and Savior, I want to thank you for your prayers and support as we strive to preach the Gospel to the lost. We had a Gospel Meeting during the week of April 13-20, in Dalma Carrisade and at St. Michael which resulted in 18 baptisms.…

Report from Jean Elmera March 2014

Greetings to all our friends and supporters. God continues to smile on us. We received the good news that the Ministry of Public Health granted the school of nursing that meets in our building in later afternoons an official license to operate as a School of Nursing. This service which we provide for the community…

Relief Trip Report – April 1st, 2010

April 1, 2010 From Ron: Ken Bever, an elder from the Northeast church of Christ in Cincinnati, Jerry Durham and I, elders from Britton Road, made a trip to Port of Prince, March 18-22. God blessed our efforts in a wonderful way. We installed water filtering units donated by Global Samaritan Resources, valued at $3500.…

Clearing the Rubble at Delmas 28

Since the destruction of the Delmas 28 building, approximately 800 Christians associated with the Delmas church have been meeting out of doors in several locations around Port of Prince. One group of about 200 Christians have been living on the grounds of a Catholic compound across the street from the demolished Delmas 28 building. This…

Haiti Church Local Response to Earthquake

John Elmera, the preacher for the Delmas 28, sent these pictures of Christians distributing food and shelter items to several places in Port of Prince where Christians were meeting this past Sunday (February 14). These supplies were purchased from funds that the Britton Road church sent to him recently. CHURCH OF CHRIST RESPONSE TO DISASTER…

Port-au-Prince Earthquake Crisis Relief Fund Report

Below is the most recent report from Brother Elmera. The elders at Britton Road on Feb. 8, wired the church at Delmas 28, $15,000 to help provide for the immediate needs of food, water and shelter for these 300 Christians now meeting at the two “camps” in Port-au-Prince. We are in contact with the Delmas…

February 2, 2010 Update on Haiti Christians

We talked to John Elmera, the preacher for the Delmas 28 Church of Christ, a few days ago. He said that the Catholic compound immediately across the street from the collapsed Delmas 28 building had opened their doors to the Christians who had been sleeping on the streets. They had even served them their first…

Earthquake Impact on Delmas 28 Church of Christ

I just had an interview this evening with Jean Elmera, preacher for the Delmas 28 Church of Christ in Port-au-Prince. This 650-member congregation has been very mission-minded and has helped start 62 new congregations in central and southern Haiti over the past 20 years. In 30 seconds during the earthquake, their 3-story meeting place and…