December 2, 2013
November 19, 2013
(From RCA Today)
A huge ministry opportunity has recently come to light--people in India who are visually impaired need audio Bibles.
At a recent audio Bible distribution in the state of Tamil Nadu in India, a blind man came with his elderly mother. The man had lost his eyesight a year earlier during an operation on his eyes. The doctor hit a nerve during the procedure, and when the man came out of surgery, he was completely blind.
November 18, 2013
Over 3,000 participants representing 345 member churches, as well as observers from non-member churches from more than 100 different countries gathered in Busan, South Korea for the 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches, meeting from October 30-November 8, 2013. The assembly theme, “God of Life: Lead us to Justice and Peace,” framed the common work of prayer, worship and deliberation at the assembly.
Included on the agenda, among other items, was consideration of...
November 15, 2013
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 11/15/13)—IM missionaries serving in the Philippines, Debbie Mulneix and Jonathan and Thelma Nambu, report that relief efforts are beginning to take effect in the typhoon-stricken areas in this Southeast Asian country. Located in and near Manila, the missionaries are safe as this part of the Philippines was mildly affected.
The storm hit on November 8, 2013 and it is estimated that more than 3,600 people lost their lives, according to the BBC....
November 11, 2013
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 11/11/13)—Super typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippine islands last weekend with devastating force. The Philippine Red Cross estimates that at least 1,200 people were killed by the storm. That number could grow as officials make their way to remote areas made nearly inaccessible by Haiyan. International Ministries missionaries in the Philippines, Debbie Mulneix and Jonathan and Thelma Nambu, have been contacted by IM and are safe.
In response to this disaster, $...
Taiwan Church News
October 28 - November 11, 2013
Church Ministry News
Peace Conference Held By WSCF-AP Demonstrates The Energy and Power Of The Youth
Reported By Lee Hsin-jen
To commemorate the 60th year cease fire of Korean War and response to the appeal of justice and peace of 10th WCC Busan Assembly, World Student Christian Federation - Asia Pacific (WSCF-AP)...
November 7, 2013
November 4, 2013
Video reflections and...
November 1, 2013
One of the biggest festivals in India, Diwali, begins November 3. Similarly important as Christmas in the US, celebrations will be held by Hindus, Sikhs, and Jains in and outside of India. Globally, Diwali is observed by both religious and nonreligious, as well as by other religious communities celebrating the joyous season in secular ways.Observing the official holiday in India falls this year on November third because it is the fifteenth day of the Katrina month on the Hindu calendar....
October 30, 2013
For many years, an indelible delegate to the...