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  • Now We are Living in a Difficult Situation

    May 12, 2020 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    Now we are living in a difficult situation. No one expected or could predict that the world would be limited especially in democratic countries because of COVID-19. It affected not just the secular world but also to churches, organizations, and missions.  In Central Asia, we are challenged to have online/streaming worship. We were not ready … Read more

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    A Community Improving

    December 18, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    Praise the Lord, we can see how the Kingdom of God is getting into this people and does amazing transformation among them. We believe in holistic development, below are four areas of community development we work in among L*. First, we help them to restore personal identification documents. Many of these people do not have … Read more

  • From a Culture of Cursing to One of Blessing

    From a Culture of Cursing to One of Blessings

    October 11, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, rejoice with us, for the Glory of God has no limits. We continue to tell you the stories of how God is reaching the most remote and dark places and people in the world. We have shared in the past about our ministry to the Central Asian gypsies, or … Read more

  • UZGN July August 2018 Update Hearts Softened During Ministry Retreat

    Hearts Softened during Ministry Retreat

    August 2, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    Two months ago, Russian-speaking leaders from Central Asia met in one of the capital cities, and on the second day of the meeting police interrupted and arrested everyone in attendance. Several were even deported, and those are now banned from entering our country. I was in the area, but thankfully not at this meeting. Because … Read more

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    Storytelling reaches into a non-literate community

    June 28, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    Again and again we have witnessed the effectiveness of storytelling in oral cultures. Our Central Asian country is a multinational country where many nations and ethnic groups found their home. One such group is the gypsies. The majority of the gypsies are illiterate and have an oral culture. In 2017 the first Bible school for … Read more

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    Persecution Takes a Toll

    June 20, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    Dear brothers and sisters. I want to share what happened to one of our Christian couples who was burdened to serve a people group I’ll call “X.” Hopefully what you read here will give you a greater understanding of what many Christian workers go through while serving in resistant countries. The family was able to … Read more

  • Significant Gathering Slated

    May 11, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    Next month, June of 2018, Greenland Network plans to have a “Chaykhana” or Ministry Seminar/Retreat where we bring together 30 families from Central Asian countries. Our hope for this event is to: Develop closer relationships and friendships among the Central Asian pastors. Encourage holistic family ministries, where couples serve together. Promote healthy communication among pastors, … Read more

  • Look Beyond the Church’s Four Walls

    May 1, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    One of the major difficulties we face in our Central Asian country is a wrong yeast (or thinking) of churches. Many local Christians are focused on the church building, on the ministries IN the churches. Some people in ministry continue to have prejudice against certain nations, some have wounds. Please pray for unity and for … Read more

  • Becoming Salt and Light

    April 4, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

      Greenland Network’s Community Development “Salt and Light” project helps people from various risk groups. At the end of last year, we distributed Christmas presents to TB patients in the hospital and to mentally ill in a care home. We also repaired a widow’s roof and repaired a gas pipeline for a local community. These … Read more

  • Ministry to Gypsies Beckons. . . .

    February 14, 2018 | Greenland Network, Central Asia

    How often do we look around and prefer not to see certain people. We think they are too evil or maybe that they walk their own useless ways. They do not need Jesus. Jesus is too good for them… have you ever thought that way?   Sometimes our fear and prejudice keep us — and … Read more