Over 600,000 people have reportedly been affected by horrific flooding in the Philippines. Several people have died and many others are still missing. And images of the destruction are both sobering and frightening:
— Jomskiiiie (@jomarie_cabahug) August 20, 2013
In the midst of the heartbreak and devastation, though, is an outpouring of prayers and support for the Filipino people:
All my support to all the families affected by the floods in the Philippines. Be safe and stay strong! #PrayForThePhilippines
— Pau Gasol (@paugasol) August 19, 2013
Everything will be okay in God's plan. Keep safe everyone! #PrayForThePhilippines Believe God !
— Shyn (@shynshyn_) August 20, 2013
di na natapos ang pagtaas ng baha. hopw everybody is still ok.
— Bham N. Pahamutang (@bhambina9) August 20, 2013
— Rachel Cao (@rachelyicao) August 20, 2013
#PrayForThePhilippines I pray..
— Abigail Macasinag (@bibibitong) August 20, 2013
Good morning everyone.. keep safe and God bless.. #PrayForThePhilippines
— Darryl Markovnikov F (@darkovnikov07) August 20, 2013
And there is hope for recovery:
— Deniah Darwin ∞ (@mighty_deniah) August 20, 2013
We send our thoughts and prayers to all those affected.
Editor’s note: We have updated this post to remove several photos which are of previous flooding in the Philippines and were mistakenly included. Twitchy regrets the error.