- Iglesia ni Cristo sent 100,000 relief goods to the victims of Marawi City crisis
- Sources said that 42 trucks arrived in Iligan City to distribute the relief goods to the affected families
- People of Marawi City were grateful by the help that they received from the International church
Not only private companies, but several churches also sent their help to the victims of Marawi City.
Members of Iglesia ni Cristo distributed the relief packs to the affected families of Marawi Siege.
Photo: UPDATE SA MARAWI CITY
International Christian Church “Iglesia ni Cristo” sent some help to the victims of Marawi City crisis on July 11.
Trucks from INC arrived in Illigan tent city where the evacuees where staying and distributed hundreds of relief goods to them.
Sacks of relief goods unloaded from the trucks Photo: Anna Elle Smith
Some sources said that 42 trucks arrived to Iligan City to carry the relief goods to the evacuees who still staying in evacuation centers for almost two months.
The a pack of relief good includes rice, sardines and instant noodles.
Emiliano Magtuto Jr., the director of the Iglesia ni Cristo School Ministers, said that the goods came from the contributions of INC members from all over the world “as a way of showing Christian love to another fellowman especially those in distress.”
Datu Basher Alonto, chairman of the Metro Manila Muslim Community for Justice and Peace, thanked the INC members for the relief packs. Muslim leaders also thanked INC executive minister Eduardo Manalo who mobilized church members and resources to help the IDPs.
Marawi City based fanpage “Marawi City Pulse” uploaded the photos of the trucks and relief goods and thanked Iglesia Ni Cristo for helping their muslim brother who suffered the crisis in Marawi City.
Netizens were also happy to see that different churches helped the people of Marawi regardless of their religion.
“More blessing to come to all INC..walang hanggan ang aming pasasalamat sa inyo sa pagbigay nyo ng tulong sa aming mga kapatid na muslim na bakwit sa marawi..pagpalain kayong lahat.sana mawala na ang gulo sa marawi at saan sulok ng pilipinas…” Norjana Ali said.
“Let us thank the Iglesia Ni Cristo for their kind heart in donating relief goods for both the Meranaw and Non-Meranaw evacuees! Mabuhay po kayo.” Medalylin Acraman said.
“Mraming mraming slamat po Sa lINC Sa wlang sawang pagtulong ma kristian man o muslim saludo po ako Sa inyo sir, mam Godbless..” Sam Hsocor commented after seeing the help sent by INC.
Emmanuel Suarez, a netizen who converted to Iglesia Ni Cristo, expressed his amazement how a small contributions that combined helped the affected families of Marawi City crisis.
“This is where some of our offerings go. Isn’t it amazing? With our small contributions combined together, natulungan ang maraming pamilyang Pilipino in a small extraordinary way. I am proud to be an Iglesia ni Cristo. Glory be unto God! Maraming salamat sa pamamahala. Nakakataba ng puso kasi kahit tayo ay mahirap lang sa buhay na ito ay nakakatulong pa rin ng malaki sa ating kapwa.” Emmanuel Suarez said in his post.