Monthly Archives: February 2017

  • INOI February 2017 Update Bangalore training center

    Hope to the needy

    February 25, 2017 | Oasis India

      Oasis and our ministry partners seek to bring hope to the needy. Bela* has been living in a slum for the past nine years with her two children, age 12 and seven. She says:   I found the meaning of life. I was struggling with my daughter who is slow in talking and had … Read more

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    Training that is reaching the unreached

    February 22, 2017 | Joshua Vision India

      Gord* is from a western state of India. He took up training as an MT in 2004. Since then his focus has shifted to share the gospel among unreached people groups (UPG’s). Over the past 10 years, he was able to lead 70 people to faith from different people groups. He is leading a church and around … Read more

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    Story of a refugee woman

    February 21, 2017 | Maghreb Project, North Africa

    About 4 years ago I started a relationship with some foreigners who visited me every week. At first I did not understand why they cared for my family. Little by little we became friends and they taught me that God is love. This was new to me.   I did not know that God heard me; I … Read more

  • The Freds of the Persian Speaking World

    February 21, 2017 | Persian Ministry

    “I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.” (3 John 4 NIV) Can you identify with that sentiment? We can. Sometimes we wonder about the results of countless hours of broadcasting the gospel to the Persian-speaking world for the last 34 years. Yes, folks have let us … Read more

  • TRIP February 2017 Update Istanbul Protestant Church ICP Turkey M Connally ICP Ministries Istanbul

    Refugee community

    February 16, 2017 | Seed Eurasia

      The refugee families we serve are generally very conservative. They know that we are Christians and even pray with us in the name of Jesus, but it is very difficult for them to go a step further because of the condition of the pressures of the environment. Yet, they themselves testify of how Christians … Read more

  • Church Planting Cahaya Suku

    Church Planting: Cahaya Suku

    February 13, 2017 | Cahaya Suku

    Last year our Cahaya Suku church planters reached thousands of people and hundreds of these accepted Christ. From these new believers, many have also been baptized. We have continued planting house churches in all regions. There are some changes with our church planter teams in almost all regions. Some workers resigned and moved to other … Read more

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    Children in distress update

    February 10, 2017 | PRODEV, Senegal

        Do you remember El Hadj*? This teenager once frequented the Children in Distress center. A recent interview of him was done as he paid a visit. El Hadj said:   I was brought into the Center in 2000 with my twin sister. We were 4 years old at that time. The center welcomed … Read more

  • Parable of the Lost Sons, Kenyan style

    February 9, 2017 | Mchungaji Kundi Moja

    Testimony from a church planter with Mchungaji Kundi Moja (MKM) in a northern Kenyan village . . . . “Abdu*, a land owner with whom I have been farming, shared with me last year his concern for his two sons. They were giving him a hard time and getting involved with the wrong crowd. Abdu … Read more

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    Growing children ministry vs. declining youth…

    February 8, 2017 | East Asia Ministries

      Children ministry in every district is growing. New teachers are being trained. Compared with the handful of Sunday school teachers we had a few years ago, now we have 80 teachers! 12 of them are trainers who can train more teachers.   Every January in Chinese lunar calendar, each district would have their own … Read more

  • Worship leader finds great joy in “giving up”

    February 7, 2017 | Camp Adonai

    At last month’s two-day seminar in Central Asia for campers and counselors, a 20-year-old woman shared her story. Three years earlier, she was a camper with Camp Adonai, and now she is a worship team member and camp counselor. Here’s her story: First I did not want to share. But God did amazing things in my … Read more