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#GivingTuesday Giveaway!

ARDF is participating in #GivingTuesday 2017 And we couldn’t be more excited! #GivingTuesday is a global initiative that encourages all of us to give back and celebrate the power of generosity. As we start thinking about Christmas shopping for our friends and loved ones, let’s also remember the people around the world who lack the basic necessities of […]

Water Mission in PR

Update from Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria blasted through Puerto Rico on September 20th. Six weeks later, many residents are still without power and clean water. The island’s motto is now “Puerto Rico se levanta” or “We will rise up!” but for many people, this is taking to long. ARDF is partnering with three different ministries to deliver aid to […]

Thobias Kamaana, a local farmer from Mrugwanza, Tanzania, waters his tree nursery.

Planting Trees & Harvesting Surprises

Have you ever been wary of new technology? Certain that something new will never work. Isn’t it exciting when you learn that the “new” thing actually adds value to your life? This is currently happening in Tanzania. Deforestation is a major problem in the Kagera region of Tanzania, due to a heavy reliance on poor […]

Irma Relief

Irma Relief: “A beautiful experience”

Hurricane Irma swept up the coast of Florida in early September 2017, leaving hundreds of thousands of residents with flooded homes and no electricity. In the aftermath, the local church has mobilized to receive teams from across the region to help in the recovery effort. ARDF is partnering with the Gulf Atlantic Diocese to get relief […]

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Rwanda: A Unique Opportunity to see God in Action!

You’ve seen the videos. You’ve heard the stories. God is doing amazing things around the world through the church and we want to give you the opportunity to see them firsthand. Join ARDF and Bishop Quigg Lawrence in Rwanda in late January 2018. We will have the unique opportunity to interact with Rwandans doing incredible […]

Hurricane Irma

Hurricanes and Dolphins

This week’s post is by the Rev. Liz Gray and was originally published here. As teams on the ground in Jacksonville prepare for a big weekend of outreach (Oct 13 & 17), Liz’s reflection reminds us of the people behind the headlines. Last week, my husband Simon and I went on a few days vacation. […]

Irma

Irma Update #1

Last weekend 6” of rain raised the St. Johns river and flooded much of Flagler Estates in St. Johns County, FL.  Many in and around beaches and rivers are facing flooding – again! Please join us in prayer for a break from heavy rains! This will enable relief teams to more easily continue their work, reaching […]