“Do you want to be my dad?” he asked. "Of course,“ I responded. He smiled. This reminded me of our society’s deficiencies.
"The ministry at our hill tribes churches are doing well and seem to me that they are staying safe and better than those of us in the city."
Did you know that ministry leaders in countries across the world use VBS as a tool to reach kids and their families for Christ?
A mobile school unit would allow their team to travel safely while transporting needed supplies, and to reach children in a wider area.
Bubu and Bahiti work with national believers in North Africa and the Middle East, discipling them and training them for lives of ministry.
One thing that hasn't changed is the possibility of persecution for faith in Christ, especially in some of the more rural areas of Myanmar.
This church in Indi has experienced some of the best examples of God's mighty saving and sanctifying work throughout the past year.
Spring arrived in Ukraine and Alex and Luba praise God for the beauty of nature in their part of the world.
Part of the event was that they wrote encouraging messages and invitations to people to contact our church and put them in bottles.
He's seen so much fruit from his efforts and has even seen a pastor experience victory in persecution from the village leaders.
Imago Dei church has made huge efforts for outreach with young men, boys, children, the elderly, and people with disabilities in mind first.
Pastor Abel is a master networker who encourages pastors and helps them plan, execute, and evaluate their ministry plans.
COVID inspired the Grace Ministries team to use house-to-house evangelism among the hill tribes in Thailand.
It's so sweet to get a glimpse of some Gospel fruit as the third wave settles, and it makes all the perseverance worth it.
The ministry works to see transformation in the lives of each child in their care through counseling, education, and Gospel presentation.
Would women would be welcome? One woman wanted to learn God’s Word. Now she wants to share the truth with others in remote villages like hers.
Before Covid-19 a couple developed Bible studies, discipled students & equipped leaders as the pandemic descended on students and slums.
When Cyclone Yaas hit land in India in May 2021, the effects rippled across country borders into Bangladesh.
Our partners there working on planting churches in India call it a time of disease, death, distance, and difficulty.
Farah’s mother then brought her to My Father’s House because she has nowhere else to go. God created Farah with purpose.
As protests became increasingly violent, it became evident that the children of Grace Home needed to be removed to a place of safety.
Few Khamti have heard of a Savior who values them as creations of a loving God and came to serve them by dying for their sins.
Pray that the Yakkha would desire the unity and harmony that only Christ can bring to their communities.
Koinonia has identified a new goal called Vision 2025, which is to prayerfully see each of the 360 small groups become its own church.
Brother Elom hadn't made restitution with the people he offended. Now, just like Zacchaeus, Elom has made restitution.
Alex has been able to continue teaching the classes that he started earlier this year and is trusting the Lord will produce fruit.
They've been discipling married couples, and in March they baptized the first new believers of the church in Baquedano!
An older lady confessed, "I have been listening to the Word for a long time, but today I understood the Gospel."
The Sherpa are a Tibetan-related ethnic group made famous as trekking and mountain climbing guides in Nepal.
Pursuing through internet blackouts, one of our partners sent us this update of how God has allowed ministry to go on during the coup.
Despite the pandemic odds, Pastor Stephen and his wife also planted a new church and began a new Christian school!
Desperate parents are knocking on the orphanage, begging to be able to leave their little ones within the safe walls of My Father’s House.
Zijah and Lorena began providing for physical needs of special needs students with hope that the door would open for Gospel conversations.
The journey was full of rocky roads and beautiful scenery. The couple was likely bringing the first Bibles the people ever read.
Wave practices hospitality and has successfully introduced Middle Eastern refugees into the church to receive care and learn about Jesus.
24 babies were saved from abortion and mothers chose to receive God’s gift of eternal life.
The personal experience of God's unconditional Mercy and Grace is the driving force when going through difficult cross-cultural situations.
The less fortunate families were overwhelmed with love. The families received gifts, but also quality time and love.
He ministers at the dump, feeding the people and also sharing the Gospel. They have seen several people saved through this ministry.
The blankets, books, and food were appreciated. Sharing the news that Jesus provided a covering (atonement) for sin was the most important.
The winter has been a season of corporate worship with other believers. Christmas celebrations in Ukraine last through mid January.
They are a congregation with a passion for missions and are working to reach all age groups, even when restrictions make it more difficult.
The death rate of the villages in Myanmar is what attracted the couple to help. There had been a lack of missionaries and evangelists.
Trivandrum Bible College is strategically-located & academically-accredited. Despite restrictions theological educ. & training is happening.
God is at work when governments rise & fall. At the time one country faced turmoil, God made a way for trucks filled with a library to arrive.
It was an excellent time for Tungpi and his team of evangelists to share the Good News of the Gospel with people who've never heard.
While Biak and others passed out the physical gift of food, two others were able to present a short message about the spiritual gift of Jesus.
My prayer is that the church would be able to get enough funds to deposit a down payment for the land before this coming monsoon season.
Pastor Joseph's 2020 plans changed, but by the grace of God, he still made it to 13 churches in the mountains and valleys of Togo.
One hundred (or more!) kids in the Philippines experienced God’s love and provision during the pandemic as they each received a treat.
Thanks to the help of Live Global, we were able to help more than 400 people with food, medicine, and personal hygiene supplies.
I want to encourage you, in the midst of the pandemic, to continue moving forward with passion for reaching those who are lost.
We preached the Gospel to many lost souls, some church-goers, and church leaders. We drove more than 1600 kilometres and hiked for many days.
Alexander eagerly desires to train more believers in small churches throughout Ukraine in God's Word by "going to them."
Before God and before men, your works will not be without reward because you have invested in the lives of orphans.
Mission work to the slum has been able to continue as long as they follow protocol and remain cautious in their presentation of the Gospel.
Our friends are passionate about using other means of evangelism besides radio to learn more about the people they're reaching.
The Pandemic challenges Ministries globally. One church serving refugees adapted to create a movement with opportunities. #adapatableministry
As one might imagine, the resources required to provide for the needs of so many are great, and clothing is just one of the necessities.
God's timing was no mistake when Alex Abramov was stuck in the US due to COVID-19. The divine opportunity allowed a new partnership to begin!
If every life matters, the health of every life matters. The Soura Church wants to care for leaders and have them model godly health habits.
The vocational school equips 250 students to work in fields ranging from cosmetology to technology and electrical engineering.
Their fresh updates reflect the power of God who saves and builds up under sometimes very difficult conditions.
Even during a global pandemic, you can help national believers like Saya and Ko reach their countries in Asia for Christ.
Grace Care finds joy in the good things while enduring the hard things complicated by rainy season. Find out how to join them in praying.
They began 15 years ago with five people in a home. After many rented spaces, God widened their reach & gave them a place. Will you join in giant things?
Faith Baptist Bible College trains people to reach UPGs in their region. Partners are sending a library for theological learning.
Physical and spiritual needs open doors of opportunity for primary school education to create relationships in the Grace Care community.
A combination of 2 crises created Haiti's new normal. As school starts, they trust the God of the Double Portion to provide. Pray with us?
Before COVID-19 entered remote Nepal educators practiced the essential school supply. Join partners in prayer this school year.
Choose Life Center isn't locked down when impacting lives of women & the unborn. Moms in need find education, support, and hope in the gospel.
A cataclysmic combination of COVID-19, Cycolone Amphan, and economic lockdowns make it hard to go back to school. God's power overcomes.
Get to know Dr. Mung, his ministry, his passion, his testimony, and a prayer request in this 2-minute virtual message.
Biak and Esther used this money to buy rice, oil, and salt, plus print Ancient Path Gospel booklets. They distributed the supplies to 500 needy families.
There were 100 days of total lockdown in Nepal due to COVID-19. So, Bijaya and his team prayed to the Lord for guidance on how to adjust their ministry.
God is fulfilling His promises in great ways in Kolkata. Hear the testimony of one leader who has watched the work grow. Find out how to have a part.
Throughout Nepal it seemed that the affects of the COVID-19 lockdown were worse than the virus itself.
Many families in Moldova are fatherless. Strong Foundations of Imago Dei Church invests in young men. They're finding God's truth for life in the unknown.
They have been teaching them some extracurricular lessons to fill their days: baking, cake decorating, pizza making, and computer lessons.
We haven't heard the Lord telling us now in a new era of Pandemics that He has revoked the calling to go to the nations.
The goal is to preach the Gospel to an unreached people group by reaching the kids on the street first.
It's the message they were all waiting for! Hope International School will be allowed to open again in August following COVID-19.
Juan shared that the work of the Lord goes on in the Caribbean even with quarantine orders in place.
This boys' home is instrumental in the protection and care of at-risk boys in the area.
As a safe harbor for children hurt by poverty & trafficking, this anti-trafficking ministry has many to feed. What could God do?
COVID19 has done what few things could in many isolated, dark places. It has opened closed doors. Opporunities await for partners to share the Gospel.
Less than 1% of Dotyali are believed to be Christian and "The Ancient Path" Gospel booklet will clearly present Christianity as an Eastern “religion.”
3 Communities impacted by COVID19 know people who know the true God. He sees their needs, can provide, & can heal. Find out how to join in the work.
Jesus is being invited into places where He wasn't wanted before COVID19. Great physical need has opened doors for spiritual needs to be met.
Once they lived in darkness, but now embrace the light. A network of churches is led by leaders caring for the hurting with a Soura Relief Strategy in COVID19.
The wonderful thing about the Tharu is that they live in an area that is easily accessible and they are open and receptive to the Gospel message.
COVID19 has created needs globally. As people reach out for relief, they open their hands for help and their hearts to hope. Doors are open for the Gospel.
We have an opportunity to partner with Tamang Christians for organized distribution of the Gospel booklet that will lead to establishing Bible study groups.
Our national partner missionary, Suan, has developed a strategy, using the recorded Yinn version of "The Ancient Path."
A gospel booklet that explains the beginnings of Biblical faith has been translated into the mother tongue of the Yakthumba Limbu people.
As Coronavirus bleeds into the masses of India, one leader & his team care for slum communities. One family finds fellowship through a phone on the floor.
Friendship Ministries focuses on offering relief like food, blankets, and free education to people who need it while using these efforts for evangelism.
Spain has been hit hard by Covid-19, but bi-vocational pastors and evangelists continue to comfort their people and reach out to their neighbors.