News from the calamity area Leyte

On Wednesday, 13th of November 2013

Apostle Bual and Pr. Chris from the NACSEARelief office have reached Bato/Leyte and have distributed food to 34 families. That is only a “drop on a hot stone” but a good beginning. At least our Brethren have a little comfort. We know that Bishop Puso is alive, but otherwise no communication yet. Our Brothers are now on the way to…  Read More.

Typhon Haiyan ravages through the Visayas

On Friday, 8th of November 2013

We barely finished our assessment of damages caused by the recent earthquake in Bohol and Cebu and our country faces again a devastating calamity. As of writing these lines, Typhon Haiyan (code named in the Philippines “Yolanda”) ravages through the Visayas with a power and speed as never recorded before. NACSEARelief team is ready for action likewise our partner organizations….  Read More.

Multitasking in Davao

On Wednesday, 30th of October 2013

The District Apostle, together with Apostle M. Nuyad and L. Desoloc had a “multitasking” program in the  Davao del Norte region from 25th to 28th October.  Youth Day in Compostela Valey, a Priests seminar in Mati, 5 Divine services and even a wedding of a young couple who met each other on line in the NAC chat-room “nac-world” The visit…  Read More.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to our Brethren in Cebu and Bohol.

On Wednesday, 16th of October 2013

First reports of damaged churches have already reached us. “So far no news of casualties among our members” Ap Bual reports. NACSEARelief is listing up casualties among our members and church property to assess help and plan rebuilding http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24530042 Thank you for remembering us Cordially yours Urs Hebeisen

Thanksgiving Celebrations

On Sunday, 6th of October 2013

The Philippines joined NACSEAsia and many other District Apostle Areas world-wide and celebrated this year’s “Thanksgiving” on Sunday 6th October. Nationwide the altars were decorated with fresh produce from the field and the farms. The anniversary motto “one faith – one goal” with focus on 150 years Church History dominated this year’s festivity. At Makati Church a festive concert of…  Read More.

The Philippines at the Regional Apostles Meeting in Brisbane/Australia

On Saturday, 28th of September 2013

The five Apostles active in the Philippines have joined their colleagues from Indonesia and Thailand and attended the Regional Apostles Meeting in Brisbane on 28th September 2013. All Apostles from Australia and Papua New Guinea were also present. It was their first encounter with the Chief Apostle Jean Luc Schneider. Main topic of the convention was “Soul Care”. With the…  Read More.