• Pivotal Moments

    July 16, 2019 | CGAI



    When my younger brother was sick, and doctors could not help, my mom decided to go to missionaries for prayer. Jesus answered their prayers, and my younger brother was healed. After that moment, my mom made a choice …

  • God Redeems Broken Situations

    January 4, 2019 | CGAI

    As the Church Growth Association of India (CGAI) ministry, we recently trained 30 bi-vocational leaders to start small groups and to develop local leaders. Seven of them have started 10 small discipleship groups and others are planning to start small

  • Eliminating Exploitation through Empowerment

    October 18, 2018 | CGAI

    Ekta is a hamlet that is inhabited by 20 tribal families. It’s located outside the town. Most of the adults are non-literates. Women and children are anaemic due to malnutrition. Children have primary education. Legally, tribal land cannot be sold …

  • INCG July August 2018 Update Practical Applications of Leadership Training

    Practical Applications of Leadership Training

    August 9, 2018 | CGAI

    Practical Applications of Leadership TrainingWe recently organized and hosted a leadership training program to give skills training to those that needed it most, so that they could get better work. This was a collaboration between our ministry and another in the area, and we …

  • 06 JUN 2018 CGAI

    Creating Awareness for Discipling Student Community

    June 23, 2018 | CGAI

    One of the towns in Eastern India is has been experiencing a lot of growth recently. Most of the old generation in this town have very little education, with many never having received any at all. At present, parents are …

  • MAY 2018 CGAI 1

    Career Guidance for Students

    May 18, 2018 | CGAI

    From a parent who brought her daughters for our career guidance program last month: “Two of my daughters are currently in high school. These are crucial years for any child, as this is when they must decide which specialization they …

  • APRIL 2018 CGAI

    Transformation Groups Turn a Community Around

    April 20, 2018 | CGAI

    One of the western states of India has nine million farmers, and many of them are in dire straits. Because of the poor conditions and circumstances, there is a high rate of farmer suicide. According to the last available government …

  • Mission with a Holistic Perspective

    March 25, 2018 | CGAI

    Mission with a Holistic PerspectiveJCA is a network that was formed a few years ago and now has around three hundred pastors spread across one state in India. This network recently organized a three day ‘Church Based Community Transformation’ training. It was attended by …

  • INCG February 2018 Update Agents of Transformation through Artisan Training

    Agents of Transformation through Artisan Training

    February 18, 2018 | CGAI

    It has been our vision to empower women so that they can become agents of transformation in their neighborhoods. To accomplish this, Transformation Groups (TG’s) are facilitated by our ministry, and we train these women in the habit of saving, …

  • INCG January 2018 Update Training Up A Pastor to Train New Pastors

    Training Up a Pastor to Train New Pastors

    February 5, 2018 | CGAI

    Training Up A Pastor to Train New PastorsWhen my leaders encouraged me to pastor the local church planted in our village with 55 families, I was reluctant because I am untrained. Up until this point, the church had been led by a trained, full time pastor who …