Monthly Archives: August 2017

  • LKNC August 2017 Update A Story from the Flood

    A Story from the Flood

    August 31, 2017 | National Christian Network

    The National Christian Network continues to work among the flood-affected victims in Sri Lanka. One of the beneficiaries of this work narrates the extent of the horrible experience that she and her family went through. Nazeema, a widow living with her youngest daughter in the Upper area, thinks that the flood that affected her this year was worse than … Read more

  • NPNC August 2017 Update Overcoming the Norms of Nepali Culture

    Overcoming the Norms of Nepali Culture

    August 31, 2017 | National Churches Fellowship of Nepal

                                        Once when speaking with an elderly couple, I asked, “Why did you arrange for your son to be married at such a young age?” They replied, “We were getting too old to work around the house, cook … Read more

  • INBF August 2017 Update A Miraculous Healing through Prayer

    A Miraculous Healing Through Prayer

    August 28, 2017 | Bible Faith Mission

    Bible Faith Mission continues to work in various states in India. Vimala is a member of one of the BFM church in a village. She is in a nominal Christian family. She and her husband have four children – three sons and one daughter. Her husband is a daily wage laborer. Her daughter does very well … Read more

  • INOI August 2017 Update Fighting Against Gender Discrimination

    Fighting Against Gender Discrimination

    August 27, 2017 | Oasis India

      Oasis India is working to transform the lives of people that otherwise would not have much hope for their future. Rabiya, like any little girl, loved studying, but the patriarchal society around her kept putting down her goals because of her gender. In India, 53% of girls in the age group of 5 to 9 … Read more

  • INCG August 2017 Update A Clear Goal and a Clear Strategy

    A Clear Goal and a Clear Strategy

    August 26, 2017 | CGAI

    D* is a rapidly developing residential neighborhood in our city. Huge migrations have helped the real estate business boom. It also has temples, which are historically famous. Pastor S* planted a church here in 2014. Within three years the church was able to reach 25 families. Pastor S* had a clear goal of reaching 50 … Read more

  • Nepal Flood Update

    August 26, 2017 | RHC, Nepal

    The different national newspapers have different reports on the details of the flood in Nepal this year. According to the national Kantipur Newspaper, dated the 19th of August, 135 people were killed immediately by the flood. Another report states that there are over 250 people who were killed and 150 who are missing. The landslide … Read more

  • INIC August 2017 Update Ministry Growth Continues

    Ministry Growth Continues

    August 25, 2017 | Partners International

    We praise and thank the Lord for the ministry that is being done at our mission fields all over the 19 States of India. We thank the Lord for all the people who were presented with the good news of the gospel and for all who responded to accept the Lord Jesus Christ as their … Read more

  • Flooding takes 212 lives

    August 13, 2017 | National Christian Network

    After claiming the lives of 212 persons, the flood waters of the monsoon rains have now receded but lives of the 603,724 affected persons are still in chaos. They are injured and sick, they have lost their loved ones to the floods and landslides, they have lost their homes and their livelihoods and the children … Read more

  • Anti Trafficking

    Stopping child labor

    August 3, 2017 | Oasis India

    According to the latest census data, there are over 8.2 million child laborers (aged between 5 – 14 years) in India. Hallihalli, the community in Bangalore where Oasis India runs several programs, is a hub for child labor. Importance is not given to education, and many families run a small business where their children begin … Read more