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Aug. 24, 2018
STONEY CREEK, Ontario — GFA World (formerly Gospel for Asia) has issued an urgent appeal for help in responding to some of the worst flooding in almost a century that has claimed several hundred lives and displaced nearly a quarter of a million people in southern India.
GFA-supported workers have already begun distributing emergency supplies to some of the victims of the torrential rain in Kerala state, which has disrupted transportation and communication. In addition, the international airport in Cochin has been shut down and may not reopen until August 26. Official rescue and relief efforts are underway in many places with go…
Aug. 13, 2018
Today, tens of thousands of people across the globe suffer from leprosy. This social stigma can be devastating—perhaps even worse than the disease itself. In t…
Aug. 6, 2018
At GFA World in Stoney Creek, we have begun a summer tradition, a free Neighbourhood Pancake Breakfast held at GFA World
July 24, 2018
Violence against women stretches from country to country and takes on many forms. It is estimated that 1 in 3 women—globally—have or will experience abuse in t…
July 16, 2018
The Strawberry Festival, a 2-day street fair held in Olde Downtown Stoney Creek. For the first time GFA World had a booth at the Strawberry Festival
July 3, 2018
GFA World in Stoney Creek, ON had the opportunity to serve their community during the recent general election by opening their building to be used as a polling…
June 25, 2018
Finding Solutions to Humanity’s Need for Pure, Safe Water