Sunday, February 14, 2010

President Préval of Haiti called his Nation to Fasting and Prayer

The island of Haiti, considered the poorest country in the Western hemisphere, is said to have suffered 'a catastrophe of major proportions.' Tens of thousands of people were made homeless after 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the Island January 12, 2010. Hundreds are feared dead in Haiti after the strongest earthquake to hit the country in over two hundred years.

On February 12, 2010, President Préval of Haiti called his nation to 3 days of fasting and prayer in place of the regular Mardi Gras celebration. Several of the Nations Christian Leaders had 5 days to set up and arrange this event, Pastor Rene Joseph of Loving Hands Ministry was one of the head leaders and over 1 million Haitians attended this epic event.

Help Haiti Mini Documentary - Shorty Film. This film was shot in Haiti for Loving Hands Ministry. The epic devastation of a 7.0 earthquake has swept over the very small country of Haiti leaving millions of people displaced and in need. 

Loving Hands Ministry located at the epicenter of Port Au Prince has been doing ministry in Haiti for over 25 years. PLanting over 30 churches, 7 schools, and 2 orphanages, throughout the nation of Haiti. 

"If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land. Now mine eyes shall be open, and mine ears attent unto the prayer that is made in this place" (2 Chronicles 7:14-15).

View part 1 of 2 of a short documentary on current conditions in Haiti and the work of Global Outreach in TiTanyen.  Let us support our brothers and sisters in Haiti with our prayers and financial contributions. God loves a cheerful giver and He has a blessing in store for you.

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