Become a catalyst for change.

September 6th, 2019 by | | Posted in Field Updates

Kalaivani, a 28-year-old widow and mother of 2 says that the tailoring skill offered through a Women’s Transformation Group has raised her confidence level and ensured her a better livelihood. She says, “I am stitching uniforms for school boys and girls by taking orders from local schools, stitching 50 sets per week. I earn half a dollar per uniform. Through this job, I’m able to make around $450 to $500 per month.” “This skill…

    Women in rural India now have a chance to look up. One woman who used to eke out a living by selling rice cakes along the roadside now has a café. And another woman who at one time lacked the confidence to leave her home and village began a business selling rice. Her business has grown…

      I Dreamed of a Better Way

      August 14th, 2019 by | | Posted in Field Updates

      Hi. My name is Chitra.  Becoming a small business owner has not been an easy road. Because of safety and distance, my parents made me drop out of school. Like many teen girls in India, I was forced into marriage. Although I had a longing to do something significant in my life, I felt lost without…

        Come to me, all who are weary and burdened… and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. Matthew 11:29 NIV   Because you faithfully pray and support…

          Sharing Jesus…

          July 26th, 2019 by | 5 Comments | Posted in Field Updates

          Hi. My name is Rhahul. “I am 8 years old, living in a small village. This is the first time I attended a Children’s Gospel Club at my neighbor’s home. I have learned things about God through CGC. Even though I am a child I still needed a good teacher like Jesus and the Holy…

            India is going through many changes due to the recent election. There are many concerns about how the leadership of the BJP will affect the spread of the gospel and the churches throughout India. In light of these challenges, we wanted to share this update from a zonal coordinator based in Vijayawada. He recently sent…

              Manjayankadu is minutes away from India Gospel League (IGL) headquarters in Salem, Tamil Nadu, India, yet the area was restricted. No one was allowed in, no one was allowed out. But earlier this year the government opened the road!    IGL’s Children Director, Becky Stanley, recently shared that as she approached her 40th birthday she asked…

                Imagine knowing that your father killed your mother, yet you still ask for prayer for him. Hi, my name is Kavitha. I’m 8 years old and live at Chittoor, an IGL Children’s Home. When I first got to Chittoor, I didn’t know anyone and I was lonely. Once I started to get to know some…

                  Your impact on the Kingdom…

                  June 24th, 2019 by | | Posted in Field Updates

                  Because of your giving, hearts are changed! Every spring it begins­—a new round of Children’s Gospel Clubs (CGCs)! Children who attend a CGC will not only learn about Jesus, they’ll be encouraged to share Him with their families and friends. It then creates a ripple effect that reaches out through villages and regions. Some of…

                    Update on Cyclone Fani

                    June 24th, 2019 by | | Posted in Field Updates

                    Because of your quick response, families received immediate help and hope! Cyclone Fani hit the Coastal area of Odisha, India, on May 3rd. Forty-one people died, more than three hundred were severely injured and thousands of livestock were killed. More than ten million people living in 14,835 villages and 46 towns across 11 regions were…