A Simple Sewing Machine Leads to Ministry
December 4, 2019 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
We praise the Lord that Partners International helped Emma*, one of the church leaders, buy a sewing machine to start a small business. It is something she never could have purchased on her own. Now she is working at …
Parents Fighting the Stigma
May 19, 2019 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
Shepherd’s Call team focuses on community transformation.
One of our success stories has to do with our center for children with disabilities.
The great thing about this center is, it is entirely run by the parents of the children who …
Families United, No Longer In Shame
February 12, 2019 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
We live in a shame-based culture
People are terrified of what others think about them in Central Asia. People tend to hide things that, according to their understanding, people might dislike or be judgmental about. There are many things people …
Reaching Children with Disabilities
December 4, 2018 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
Many years of partnership with PI has helped us to understand more about community development, and has helped us work on our own approaches to assisting communities in Central Asia. For years, we have been working together with PI to …
God Calls Family to an Unreached People Group
September 26, 2018 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
Two years ago, a family of missionaries moved to the north-east region of the country to minister to the Alma people group, who are a minority in the region. For many years, the Almas were an unrecognized ethnic group that …
Doorway Opens to Previously Closed-Off Ethnic Group
July 20, 2018 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
What do you see when you look at this picture? Emptiness? Drought? Desert?
In many ways this is a reflection of the spiritual situation in one of the most remote and uneasy to reach areas of our country. This area …
Parents of special children get their building
April 3, 2018 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
Shepherd’s Call has been working with a group of parents of disabled children in Central Asia. We helped the parents write a letter to the mayor of their town asking for use of a building where they can work with …
Urgent prayer needed
February 20, 2018 | Shepherd's Call, Central Asia
The Shepherd’s Call team is under physical and spiritual attack.
- The ministry leader, Adil, is having back problems that immobilize him.
- Last month (January) their landlord gave them a one-day notice to move because the landlord’s house had burned down