(Philippines)–Next, New Tribes Mission says they have received confirmations that Martin and Gracia Burnham are alive and well. The husband/wife missionary team was kidnapped May 27 by Abu Sayyaf. Local news reports show Muslim and Christian religious leaders of Western Mindanao have issued a joint statement condemning the Abu Sayyaf terrorists. Continue to pray for the safe release of all those being held hostage.
Story number 4 for 24 Jul 2001
By davidvranishJuly 24, 2001
- Primary Language: Tagalog
- Primary Religion: Christianity
- Evangelical: 12.3%