Last year, as it became increasingly clear that the Covid pandemic was a major disaster, we wrote a newsletter to highlight all the ways we were helping God’s people across Asia during the first lockdowns. We hoped the pandemic would peak and then pass, but obviously the opposite has occurred, and more people are dying and suffering more intensely than at any other time during the crisis.
Some parts of Asia have experienced continual, rolling lockdowns for over a year. A few countries have had ten or more different lockdowns, which has created great stress and anxiety among the population, including the Body of Christ. Although the pandemic itself has brought terrible destruction, it is now clear that the never-ending lockdowns are causing even greater damage to people throughout Asia. Starvation, despair, mental health issues, and anxiety are believed to be rampant.
Read more at “Covid Lockdowns – Please Help us Stay Alive”