Wesley Ernst

Christian Post Correspondent

Senior General in Yemen Resigns, Supports Opposition

A powerful senior Yemeni general defected Monday and joined protesters in calling for the removal of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh. The change in loyalty by the military leader is a huge blow to Saleh, who has recently also lost the support of key diplomats, ministers, religious and tribal leaders in Yemen.

90 Tons of Aid Sent to Sendai in 'Jesus' Name'

Survivors in Sendai, one the hardest hit towns of Japan's deadly quake and tsunami, will soon receive desperately needed relief as over 90 tons of aid from Samaritan's Purse makes its way from an aircraft that landed in Yokoto Saturday.

Japan Tsunami Survivors Helped by Local Church Network

Three days after a tsunami tore through Japan's Miyagi prefecture, American missionary Philip Foxwell drove a truck into the disaster zone to access the damage. Having grown up in Japan, Foxwell had childhood friends amongst local residents – whom he feared had died.