Monthly Archives: April 2016

  • STORYING SEMINARS GROUP PRACTICE

    Story Telling Seminars

    April 25, 2016 | Vasanth & Mano

    Church planters are very excited about the storying method of sharing the Good News with oral learners. They share a story with non-literate people and then discuss it. Eventually small groups hear the story and teach it to other groups, and then to the community. This results in a spontaneous expansion of God’s truth in … Read more

  • Family Update and Prayer Requests

    April 20, 2016 | BBPT, India

    Greetings in the name of our Lord. This year has been an exciting year of change and development. In order to organize and restructure the BBPT churches, we formed the Banjara Church. At the celebration, I was consecrated as the first Bishop among the Banjara people. My son is executive director of BBPT. His wife, … Read more

  • Church Planting Testimonies: Sister “A”

    April 18, 2016 | Partners International

    Ministry Worker Sister “A” (Senior Pastor of Light of the World Prayer Center) — Sister A hails from a Buddhist background. In 1992, she was diagnosed with cervical cancer. In her brokenness, she sought prayer for healing. She was completely healed and in the same year accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior. Later her … Read more

  • youth fellowship seminar

    India

    April 16, 2016 | Prem James, Partners International Area Director, South Asia

    We were able to take on two new ministries. One works among Urban youth – as increasingly we need to focus on the modern youth who are often misled by the worldly things and have either very little or no interest in spiritual things. Our association with this ministry will help us to focus their … Read more

  • New House Built By Koinonia

    KOINONIA RELIEF & REHABILITATION

    April 10, 2016 | James Halder

    Philip is a member of one of our NCFB churches. He is 45 years old and lives with his wife and three children in an old house under the post office. He is a day laborer and has to find work regularly to feed his family. He earns very little, which makes it hard for … Read more

  • Community Outreach: Preschool

    April 9, 2016 | Oasis India

    Forty-two children successfully completed one year of preschool, 10 of who have now taken admission in private school and the other children now attend a government school. All these children have developed academically, and have gained confidence in their performance. They have learned the alphabet, numbers, general knowledge, poems, Bible stories, creativity and physical activity. … Read more

  • Children on an outing in the mountains

    SPONSOR A CHILD

    April 5, 2016 | RHC, Nepal

    We have 96 students in our school and seven are orphans that we are helping. Many of them have endured much suffering. Our regions have so many poor students whose parents are not able to pay for their education. They do not have any idea that their children need medicines and they believe that either … Read more

  • INVI-Holistic development worker

    Holistic Development Workers’ Training

    April 2, 2016 | Vijayam

    Rev. Selvan sent 12 women for training in outreach and community development skills. Ms. Leela is new believer from the Ahirwar people group. She and her two sisters attended the one-month training. Ms. Archana is a trained tailor and Ms. Anitha is a community development worker in her native village. Rev. Selvan said, “The 12 … Read more