Monthly Archives: December 2016

  • Miriam’s changed life calms hubby’s anger

    December 29, 2016 | Indonesian Church Growth Network

    For years, Miriam*, a 52-year-old elementary school teacher, had closely watched the family of Pastor Ian*, a pastor with Indonesian Church Growth Network. This family seemed different from everyone else in the community — happier, more peaceful, as if they never experienced life’s problems. Miriam often shared her problems with Pastor Ian and his wife, … Read more

  • Teenagers, God, worship, care and fun!

    December 29, 2016 | Camp Adonai

    The greatest challenge for Camp Adonai leaders all these years has been the question: How to make it last? What we mean is what happens to the young people who attend our camps. While at camp, they spend a week in the atmosphere of love, joy, and His presence that is so real. But then … Read more

  • Simple Act of Caring Builds Kingdom

    December 29, 2016 | Sundanese Christian Fellowship, Indonesia

    The house next to Akmal’s* house was under repair. Akmal is an Indonesian church planter with Sudanese Christian Fellowship. One day when Akmal returned home from seeking new clients, he noticed a man taking rest in front of the house. Akmal offered the man coffee and water which he gladly accepted, surprised at Akmal’s generosity. … Read more

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    Seven prayers that will transform Chad

    December 29, 2016 | Kawkikete Community Outreach

    Kawkikete and its member churches thank all of you who committed yourselves to help build our ministry in Chad, and especially the Bekourou School. Thank you for your ongoing prayers. May God supply all your needs, rain His blessing upon you and you families in Jesus name.   We believe prayer changes things. Here are … Read more

  • ‘Evil Child’ Myth Debunked

    December 24, 2016 | Christian Outreach Fellowship

    Among the Konkomba people group, there is a bizarre but common practice of killing infants who are believed to carry evil destinies. When a child is born into a pagan home, the parents consult mediums to know whether the new-born will bring luck or evil to the family into which he or she is born. … Read more

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    She is priceless

    December 23, 2016 | Oasis India

    She is Priceless is Oasis India’s campaign to inform, influence and inspire society to stand up against abuse and trafficking. Shanti* comes from a very conservative family in Mumbai. Her parents felt that higher secondary education was sufficient for girls and put a halt to her education. They were reluctant to send her for our … Read more

  • A Tipical Church

    Addicted to heroin to hero in Christ

    December 23, 2016 | National Christian Network

    Bro. Ravi* comes from a very poor background. The main job in that area is tile and brick making. Ravi shares his struggles and how Christ helped him through: I was addicted to heroin for several years. I was sent to the drug rehabilitation center where I overcame my addiction. I served the center for … Read more

  • December 2016 Update INCG Harvest Training

    In a paradigm shift…

    December 22, 2016 | CGAI

    CGAI is an active participant in the Global Church Growth Network. CGAI is given the responsibilities of developing the network in the six southern states. All these states except Karnataka are receptive to the Gospel. Six members representing four southern states were oriented in the principles of the Church planting movement for three full days. We … Read more

  • Literacy classes bless Central Asians

    December 22, 2016 | Dariya Development

    When we in Dariya Development first started our adult literacy program in 2015 in our Central Asian community, non-literate adults would say, “No, I’m too aged and unable to learn anymore,” or “My eyesight is too weak. That’s why I can’t read correctly.” But they also admitted their shame towards their children and other villagers. … Read more

  • Cambodia partners say “Thanks!”

    December 22, 2016 | River of Life Church, Cambodia

    We at River of Life Church ministry say Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We are so grateful to you for your commitment in supporting both prayer and finance to help proclaim the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ effectively in Cambodia. We give thanks to the Lord for His faithfulness in providing strength and … Read more