The earthquake in Turkey has caused tremendous devastation to the country and its people. It’s confirmed that 36,000 people have died so far, thousands of homes have been destroyed, and tens of thousands of people are without basic necessities like shelter, food and water. There are many ways you can help with the relief efforts in Turkey, including making a donation to SOM International at

Earthquake in Turkey

The earthquake, which struck the eastern part of Turkey on Sunday morning, was felt as far away as Greece, Israel and Cyprus. It had a magnitude of 7.2.
The epicenter was in the town of Dogubeyazit near Iran’s border with Turkey and Iraq, about 155 miles east of Ankara (the capital).

Thousands of Homes Destroyed

The Christian Church is working to help the people of Turkey. Thousands of homes have been destroyed and many more are damaged. The church has provided shelter for those who have lost everything, but they need your help!
Please give generously today so we can support our brothers and sisters in Christ who are suffering from this disaster.
There are many ways to help with the relief efforts in Turkey.
SOM International has contacts throughout the region and is able to get help directly to those who need it and give that help in the name of Jesus. Thank you for praying for those affected by this terrible event.


There are many ways to help with the relief efforts in Turkey.

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