Tag: Chile

  • Good news from a distant country

    In the book of Proverbs in the Bible we read, “Like cold water to a weary soul is good news from a distant country.” These words came to my mind as I watched the 33 miners in Chile being brought safely up from their underground prison. Very little of the news we hear and see […]

  • The greatest rescue in history

    Engineers drilling to reach the 33 trapped miners in Chile say the men may soon be rescued. The rescue operation has gone much better than had been anticipated. The miners have been trapped underground for 2 months, longer than any other group. The process of bringing the men to the surface will be difficult and […]

  • Chilean miners face almost certain death

    The plight of the miners in San Jose, Chile has moved many people around the world. Mining safety experts say that the effort to save the 33 men trapped deep in a Chilean mine is an unprecedented challenge. It will mean months of drilling, then a harrowing 3 hour trip in a cage up a […]