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January 2022 – Thanksgiving & Hope

Giving, Celebrating, and Keeping Watch Through Change Hearing and reading updates on how our leaders in South Asia + Myanmar have been observing the end of year made me reflect on all those years growing up in the church in India and serving in the church leadership. End of year was always meaningful and fulfilling. […]

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December 2021: Glory to God & Peace on Earth

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! As it may be for you, December is the busiest time of the year for most of our leaders. In some cases, this year’s celebrations and outreaches will be a welcome return to traditions that could not take place in the same way in 2020. In Bhutan, for example, […]

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November Update – Nepal + Tibet

Our newsletter this month highlights some key stories, reports and prayer requests from Nepal + Tibet, followed by a focus piece on the persecuted church. Country update: “Nepal experienced a lot of bad things all at once. Floods, landslides and uprising corona cases made the whole situation in the country very dangerous” -Manav* COVID-19 These […]

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Frank Duda (1945 – 2021)

Honoring the life and legacy of one of our founding Board Members “On October 7th, 2021 one of our long-time board members went to be with his Lord. Frank Thomas Duda, Jr., Ph.D., age 76, of Grove City, Pennsylvania. He was born in Pittsburgh on March 21, 1945. He earned a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering […]

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October 2021 Myanmar Updates

#prayformyanmar #justiceformyanmar Treasures in jars of clay We are witnessing many incidents unfolding in Myanmar. Over the past several months, we have received the very sad news of some of our leaders who lost their lives and others who have lost their loved ones to Covid.  This is Pastor Aung’s* update: “The past six months […]

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Baptisms in Bangladesh – September 2021 Update

So much is happening in all of our ministries, both in terms of the ministries themselves and the challenges impacting them – Covid, flooding, and the civil/defense war in Myanmar are all playing major roles right now. We are hoping to have individual country prayer and update pages here on our website soon, so that you […]

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Myanmar (Burma) Coup Updates

In the early hours of Monday, February 1st, the Myanmar (Burma) military staged a coup and seized power after detaining Aung San Suu Kyi and other democratically elected leaders. Both of our country directors – Pastors Pan* and Thang* – and other pastors were concerned that this would happen, as the military-backed party had been […]

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Prayer Updates

Through the COVID-19 crisis and beyond, read prayer requests and updates directly from our South Asian leaders. To aid you in reaching the updates from the country you’d like to read about, you can now choose which country’s prayer updates you’d like to read above (these are updates post-August 2021) – these are the pages […]

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Persevering Through August

As Covid-19 is still ravaging many of the communities we come alongside, there is unparalleled endurance among our partners who are more motivated than ever to share the love of God. Your immense support through our summer matching campaign, which received 130% of its target funding – a total of $69,000 given by you in […]

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Continuing our Calling

This month, as with every month since the Covid-19 pandemic began last year, we continue to come alongside our leaders throughout South Asia and Myanmar as they share the Gospel in both word and deed in the midst of increasingly difficult circumstances. As we post this, you have helped us reach 70% of our $30,000 […]