International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

October 30th, 2020 by

praying hands on black background. International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

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Continue to remember those in prison as if you were together with them in prison, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves were suffering (Hebrews 13:3).

In recent months, we told you about a GT church planter in India who was badly beaten by Hindu fundamentalists, a Karakalpak woman who was questioned by the police for owning a New Testament in her language, and a 12-year-old Kazakh girl who was interrogated by the school principle for her faith. Elsewhere in Kazakhstan, In another country, a wife and mother of four who came to follow Jesus endured beatings by her husband. Sadly, in many of the locations where Global Teams field partners work, religious persecution is such a regular occurrence that we don’t always hear about it. (more…)

Prayer: the power to change the world

October 16th, 2020 by

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How exciting it is that God has called each of us to partner with Him to bring actual, tangible change in the world through prayer! The Lord tells us in James 5:16 “The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.” God is calling His people to stand strong, victorious, and believing. Will you join us as we mark our calendars and humble ourselves before the Lord to participate in the following prayer initiatives: (more…)

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The good news of the Good News!

October 2nd, 2020 by

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