Typhoon Ketsana in Manila, Phillipines and more recently Vietnam and Cambodia
Over 300 dead.
Tsunami in Samoa and American Samoa. Latest figure is over 140 killed (including 3 Australians). Heartrending stories. Also deaths in nearby Tonga.
Now, as we wake, news is coming in of an earthquake in Padang, Indonesia with deaths in
And on a much smaller scale but also need for prayer, there was a story on TV last night of a 15 year old boy who is suffering from spinal muscular atrophy. Blake weighs 15 kg at 15 years of age. He cannot walk or even lift his head yet he has such a wonderful spirit. Please pray for Blake and his family.