Abbey Reed (Mexico) shares. “We had a long Christmas break and I thought they would all just be sleeping, playing video games and recovering after a long semester. I was so surprised when the girls started a WhatsApp group called “Bible study”. At their initiative they wanted to get together over break and study the […]
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Cephas & Nguhemen Tushima wrote from Jos, Nigeria. “On the Sunday I was to visit them, I confirmed my coming at 3:00. However, while in church, I seemed to pick up a terrible cold virus. I texted them that I had a bug I didn’t want to share, so I would need to cancel the […]
Having outgrown their present location, the church in Salta, Argentina, constructed a new auditorium in a new neighborhood, led by church-planters Lucio & Amanda Gallo. “Starting construction with little resources and the country in economic crisis, God continues to be faithful,” the Gallos wrote. “There were days we had to pay the workers and had […]
Rosie and I started to get to know some of the staff. Housekeepers, technicians, cafeteria servers and cashiers all made up our ever growing group of acquaintances. “Sunday was one of the worst days that I had experienced with Jessie. She had 8 seizures during that day plus signs of agitation, distress and pain. There […]
But the 35-year-old nurse wanted to talk with Arturo & Silvia Tomé (Puebla, Mexico). Through her tears Rosa told them a shocking story. The Tomés had led her to Christ at age 15. After completing her studies, she worked out of town and met a young man whom she planned to marry. But when she […]
Church planters and pioneer and evangelist missionaries often get the most publicity. But they are unable to fulfill their ministry without support missionaries who frequently minister behind the scenes. Joao & Hope Rodrigues (with another mission) are seeking to reach the Yanomami Indians of Brazil to the Lord. But they would be unable to do […]
…has been the passion of Dennis & Coletta Shelly for many years. In addition to biblical education, these future servants of the Lord need skills to meet financial needs, especially if they are church planters or if they serve in areas with large Muslim populations. Toward that end, the Shellys are spearheading a project of […]
…is one encouraging part of the ministry of Gilberto (“Giba”) & Helen Filsinger. In one report, over 200 children are regularly present at one school, over 250 students attend in another school, and 100 fourth graders made professions of salvation. Giba also pastors a church and teaches in the Bible Institute. (Photo of Filsingers’ Bible […]
…with a population of about 100,000. This is the area where Itamar Santos is ministering with a church. The ministry includes teaching life skills to help residents so that they will be able to escape the slum. Itamar (left) is pictured here with Anderson, one of the young men that he has been discipling.
…where we have done outreach for several years. We had just started the Jesus Film for Children when an angry person came with a large piece of wood, hit the metal roof of the church, and began screaming loudly. All of us in the church jumped at the loud bang. “Outside a crowd began to […]