A huge wave of illegal migrants entering Europe, creating a humanitarian crisis. Thousands of families continue to flee from war and religious persecution in the middle East. Local charitable Christian organization providing refugee assistance. “Suma Samaritan” works with churches to distribute in Macedonia, two thousand backpacks with hygiene items, blankets, towels, diapers, cereal bars and sweets. According to the Director of this Ministry Natalie McDermott, the purpose was to show the refugees the love of Jesus.
“Our organization, “Suma Samaritan” seeks to be the hands and feet of Jesus. Namely, to go to meet people and to treat them with love into practice by meeting their needs. So whenever possible, we share with them the love of God and the gospel, — says Nathalie McDermott, the representative of “Scrip Samaritan” in Macedonia. — Do you think they see in us a reflection of Jesus when we respond to their needs and simply love them in the situation in which they find themselves. Regardless of who they are, where they are coming from”.