Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake Hits Taiwan

TAINAN, TAIWAN - FEBRUARY 06: Rescue personnel search for survivors at the site of a collapsed building in the southern Taiwan on February 6, 2016 in Tainan, Taiwan. A magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling several buildings, killing at least seven people and injuring hundreds. (Photo by Ashley Pon/Getty Images)

TAINAN, TAIWAN – FEBRUARY 06: Rescue personnel search for survivors at the site of a collapsed building in the southern Taiwan on February 6, 2016 in Tainan, Taiwan. A magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling several buildings, killing at least seven people and injuring hundreds. (Photo by Ashley Pon/Getty Images)

 

We received a report from our brothers and sisters in Taiwan.

An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 hit near the city of Tainan in Taiwan on February 6, 2016, destroying at least 9 buildings, killing 5 people and injuring more than 300 people, according to the report. Our church building was damaged but not seriously. We have confirmed the safety of all our members there.

Let us pray for all the victims and their families, and that the rescuers may be guided to save those still trapped or injured.