Annual Backpack & School Supplies Campaign

We are in the middle of our very special annual fundraiser that provides backpacks, school supplies, uniform and socks and shoes for all the children in our sponsorship programs in Iraq, Egypt and the Philippines.  The total cost for each child (backpack fully supplied, school uniform, shoes and socks) is $83. Whether or not you […]

Rapid Response in the Middle East

Just before I flew to Iraq last month, we held our IM Board Meeting in Colorado. You may remember last month’s Colorado epic snow “Bomb” -this unusual weather extended our meeting as the board and Dee and I were snowed in together for almost two days at our home.  It allowed us more time to […]

One Sponsor Letter + Refugee Kid = Beeeg Smile!

Thank you for the letters! Keep ‘em coming! These pics are from April 15 as our team handed out letters to the kids from their sponsor in a refugee camp in Erbil.  Three smiles and one who was shy…that’s okay too! Please email a letter today (bonus: it’s free) to your child via Star to: […]

Annual Backpack & School Supplies Campaign

We are in the middle of our very special annual fundraiser that provides backpacks, school supplies, uniform and socks and shoes for all the children in our sponsorship programs in Iraq, Egypt and the Philippines.  The total cost for each child (backpack fully supplied, school uniform, shoes and socks) is $83. Whether or not you […]

Refugees Given Aid Through Iraq Relief Fund

Last month in Iraq over 60 refugee families received food packets as a result of your generous ongoing donations to the Iraq Relief Fund.  These are families who do not have children, therefore, are ineligible to receive aid from our Child Sponsorship Program. We were also able to assist with medications and heaters.  Please consider […]

Keeping Church in Baghdad A Tenacious Pastor Addresses Unusual Challenges in this Post-War, Ancient City

Baghdad – Last month our US team including three guest pastors, Ken Ford, Mike Lundberg and Jon Campbell spent time in Baghdad meeting with our partnering church, her Pastor Ara, Assistant Pastor Mazin and staff. This church continues to grow with a strategic and impactful ministry to hundreds each month. Her ministry is special; many […]

US Pastors Share Firsthand Impressions of Iraq

By Pastor Mike Lundberg Church on the Hill, Montrose, CO I had the privilege of traveling to Iraq with John and Dee Cook from January 14-29, 2019. It was a rewarding, eye-opening and life-changing adventure. We flew in to Erbil and met some of IMI’s Iraq staff. Their warmth, consistency, support and faithfulness contributed to […]

Christmas in Iraq

Your word, Lord, is eternal;  it stands firm in the heavens.  Your faithfulness continues through all generations; you established the earth, and it endures. Psalms 119:89, 90 In December, the Iraq IM Team held three Christmas parties for the refugee children you sponsor. They also gave out these fluffy animals to each of the children […]

Iraq Update

The UNHCR’s figures take the world’s refugee numbers to a staggering 22.5 million. Five million souls have left Syria after seven years of a civil war. One of the areas they are attracted to is northern Iraq. IM’s team helps these refugees as well as Iraqi refugees in Kurdistan and outside of Mosul. The impact […]

Project: 15 Passenger Van, Northern Iraq

Amount needed: $25,000 Already raised: $10,935 This van will enable our Child Sponsorship Team to take supplies to refugee kids and their families in camps and settlements. There is more info available online about this vital project. If your church would like a bulletin insert, contact our office and we’ll email you one. Donate on […]