Unstoppable

January 4th, 2017 by | | Posted in Encouraging Stories

“The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23 As the video crew began recording an interview with Reverend Samuel Stephens, everyone leaned in with anticipation and sat quietly transfixed. For the next two hours, we listened to him pour out his passion…

Lessons Learned in India

September 15th, 2015 by | 7 Comments | Posted in Encouraging Stories

The news below was written by a guest writer, Kalie Brooks, who traveled to India in August as a part of India Gospel League’s short term mission opportunities. Kalie is the author of the blog Pretend to be Poor.  Last month my life-long dream of going on an international mission trip finally materialized.  About a year…

Meeting Sheela

February 11th, 2015 by | | Posted in Encouraging Stories

Joel Hughes from Ohio went to India in January to teach at a pastors’ training conference and had the wonderful opportunity to meet the child he and his family sponsors through India Gospel League. Here is his story! My family has been sponsoring a child through India Gospel League (IGL) for several years. Her name…

It Just Works!

February 4th, 2014 by | | Posted in Mission Conversations

Introduction: The news below was taken from a recent blog post from Austin Ridge Bible Church.  One of the reasons we are so attracted to IGL as an organization is their leadership and vision for reaching this country for Christ. IGL set out in 1992 to plant 1000 churches by the year 2000. The Lord had other plans however…

Sathu Will Never Be an Orphan Again!

January 6th, 2011 by | | Posted in Opportunities

Recently I had the privilege of traveling to a newly constructed IGL mission base and children’s home in Battiacola, Sri Lanka. During the visit, the children presented a program in which they recited passages of scripture, sang and danced for us. What a joy! It was wonderfully done, heartwarming and even funny at times! A…

Empowering the Women of India

November 9th, 2010 by | | Posted in Opportunities

Salem, India – It was an amazing sight to behold. Imagine a large room filled with more than 400 women. This gathering was the first of its kind, organized to raise awareness of the plight of and encourage women in India. The emphasis was on the significant role they play in the transformation of their…

Bear the Mark!

September 8th, 2010 by | | Posted in Field Updates

An IGL church south of Colombo, Sri Lanka was burned to the ground.  A group of local Buddhists accused the pastor of forced conversions and reported him to the police. While Pastor J (name withheld) was at the court resolving the issues, the extremists came and burned his church and his home to the ground. Only…