Mindy Belz

Mindy is senior editor of WORLD Magazine and the author of They Say We Are Infidels. Follow Mindy on Twitter @mcbelz.

Witnessing in place

Missions | Coronavirus lockdowns have radically changed the nature of missions overseas, but cut-off-from-home missionaries say they still have work to do
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/20/20, 06:31 pm

In a world turned upside down, Kristiina Day greets another morning by prepping to teach her students online at an international school in Madrid. 

Georgi Dugulescu dons protective gear, gloves, and a face shield before she heads out on food deliveries to elderly residents in Timisoara, Romania.

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An open and shut world

International | COVID-19 affects border crossings, bombing plans, prison sentences, even a friendly game of tennis
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/20/20, 03:59 pm

NORTH AMERICA: The United States, Mexico, and Canada are extending non-essential travel restrictions across their shared borders for an additional 30 days, according to U.S. Department of Homeland Security acting Secretary Chad Wolf. He said those and other restrictions “remain critical” to slowing the spread of the coronavirus.

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Photo by Mike Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times (file)

Bill Gates steps in

International | The Microsoft founder pledges millions toward the pandemic after Trump defunds the WHO
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/16/20, 02:48 pm

GLOBAL: President Donald Trump’s decision to defund the World Health Organization in the middle of the global fight against the coronavirus “is as dangerous as it sounds,” said Bill Gates, the Microsoft founder who has pledged $100 million toward containing the virus. Trump on Wednesday placed a hold on all U.S.

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