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Hyderabad, India — Chennai, India Dr. P. J. Alexander, a physician and church elder in southeastern India, is collecting funds to send relief supplies to people in the Chennai region affected by widespread flooding during the final months of 2005.
For more information, contact the Fredericksburg Church of Christ, 336 Riverside Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22401, (540) 373-1606 or [email protected].

February 1, 2006
Hyderabad, India

The 140-memberLicking, Mo., church contributed $11,000 in 28months to Ron Clayton’s India Missions program, overseen by the Central church,Cleburne, Texas.The Licking church set up a Dollar Box for India in its foyer to collectcontributions.

Church member DavidBarnes hopes to set up 30 additional Dollar Box programs at churches in the United States.For more information, e-mail [email protected] or call (573) 674-3340.
Vijaywada, India

Babu Pothan, longtimeminister in India, seekschurches and members to partner in several ministries in the Vijaywada area ofsoutheastern India.Pothan oversees a preacher training school with 45 students. He also houses 20orphans in his home and requests funds to build an orphanage and Christianschool.

For more information,contact the Sonoma Ave. Church of Christ, 2200 Sonoma Ave., Santa Rosa, CA 95405-4946or call (707) 545-2391.

Hitachi, Japan

Judith Alexander, anEnglish teacher at WORLD English Center,has completed her contract with the church-supported school and wants to moveinto full-time mission work in Japan.She seeks additional funds. Contact Michael McLain at [email protected].

Cancun, Mexico

Members of churchesalong Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula lost their homes andpossessions when Hurricane Wilma made landfall Oct. 22. The Grace Chapelchurch, Cumming, Ga., is collecting funds to distribute tovictims. For more information, contact deacon Stephen Dickinson at: GraceChapel Church of Christ, 6755 Majors Rd., Cumming, GA 30040or call (678) 455-6845. Please mark contributions “Wilma Relief Fund.”

Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico

The Park Gardenschurch seeks funds to replace a bus used to transport members to worshipservices. The church requests $11,000 to purchase a used bus. For moreinformation, contact the Park Gardens Church of Christ, Urb reparto Sevilla,Calle Verdi #725, Rio Piedras, P.R. 00924.
Dakar, Senegal

Arnold Dzah, ministerfor the church in Dakar,plans to launch a minister training school in March. The school will serveFrench-speaking, predominantly Muslim countries in Africa, including Mauritania, Mali,Niger and Chad.

Bren White,missionary and elder of the Frederick, Md., church, is collecting funds to helplaunch the school. For more information, contact the Frederick Church of Christ(re: Senegal Bible College),1305 N. Market St., Frederick, MD 21071 or e-mail [email protected].
Kpalime, Togo

TheCenter for Biblical Studies, a two-year training program for ministers inKpalime, seeks funds for computers, office equipment and bicycles.Administrator H. Willie Gley also seeks funds to purchase additional land forthe school. For more information, contact Rick Crawford at the West DyersburgChurch of Christ, 820 Hwy 51 Bypass, Dyersburg, TN 38024,(731) 285-0477 or [email protected].

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