After twenty years of providing affordable health care to thousands of patients, it was time to reassess the role Sharon Hospital currently plays in the community and determine how we can best extend God’s love in the future. What are the pressing needs of the health care industry in India today? Are there areas of…

Children’s Gospel Clubs have begun, and are already bursting at the seams with 800,000 children enrolled and more requesting to be a part of the clubs every day. Children’s Gospel Clubs or CGCs (India Gospel League’s version of Vacation Bible School combined with weekly Sunday School) are one of the fastest growing ministries within India…

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind…”  Romans 12:2 At India Gospel League we know that 5,000 Bibles is not just a number, but represents 5,000 individuals, families and even whole villages whose lives may be supernaturally changed by reading the Word of God.…

Every spring a new round of Children’s Gospel Clubs (CGCs) begins, which introduces the chance to share Jesus with more children who have not yet heard the gospel. Last year, 750,000 children attended a CGC! “I came to know about Jesus Christ through the Children’s Gospel Club. My parents used to quarrel often. We had no…

Have you ever noticed how easy it is to obtain a Bible in the U.S.A.? They are everywhere! Owning your first Bible is as simple as stopping by the local bookstore or purchasing one online from the comfort of your couch. There are numerous Bible apps available to download to your phone and you can…

Celebrating 20 Years!

October 2nd, 2015 by | | Posted in Field Updates, Opportunities

Two decades ago, an historic event took place. The Non-Denominational Association of Interdependent Churches (NAIC) was formed to give hundreds of newly established indigenous churches a voice, to establish a national identity, and to help them become sustainable through leadership development, strong Scriptural foundation and strategic multiplication efforts. Growing from 300 then to 7,000 today,…

From Suicide to Freedom

September 24th, 2015 by | | Posted in Encouraging Stories, Opportunities

Attending a Bible based conference is usually inspiring for most people, helping them reconnect with God’s vision for their lives and the lives of those they are impacting. While some may come in need of encouragement and fellowship, most don’t arrive with thoughts of suicide and extreme depression, like Tejaswimi. Tejaswimi, although only 20, has…

Celebrating 20 Years!

September 24th, 2015 by | | Posted in Field Updates, Opportunities

Without the support of fellow believers, the challenges faced day in and day out can leave those on the front lines of the spiritual battlefield ready to crumble under the weight of persecution, loneliness and uncertainty. Yet, together, believers can encourage each other and “stir one another to love and good works,” so they do…

Back to school!

August 13th, 2015 by | | Posted in Field Updates, Opportunities

While many children in the U.S. eagerly look forward to seeing friends this school year, for children living half way around the world in India, school has been under way for nearly two months! And these children do not seem so different from those in America. Recess is one of the most longed for parts…

What do you do when you are suffering from a painful medical condition and the nearest hospital is 19 miles away? That’s a short trip by car or ambulance. But if you live 19 miles away in rural India, where you’re lucky to have a bike to navigate the rough dirt roads, a trip that…