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God’s Word is Helping Prisoners Break Free From Spiritual Chains

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

It’s more than just the loss of freedom. More than the captivity. Besides being held inside the secure walls, doors, and fences, the inmates at Leeuwkop Prison have something else to deal with. Located just outside of Johannesburg, South Africa, the inmate population at Leeuwkop is suffering from the same thing the rest of the country is suffering from: the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Approximately 600 of the 4,500 prisoners are HIV-positive. It is in this high-risk, often hopeless environment that God’s …




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Tony’s Bible Was Tattered, but His Life Was Restored

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

Tony has been out of prison for more than five years now. None of his children have had any run-ins with the law. When he encountered God in His Word and accepted Christ as His Savior, he effectively broke the cycle of crime and punishment that had been plaguing his family, dragging them down.




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Biblica is Equipping Leaders to Share God’s Word Around the World

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

Biblica has been taking seminars to rural pastors in Uganda, through the Equipping Leaders program. But to call it a “program” doesn’t do it justice. It’s a practical, proactive means of raising up leaders and ensuring that rural churches – and ultimately the Church at large – remains spiritual healthy and strong.




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By Memorizing Scripture, This Egyptian Teen Found Peace in Christ

In Bible, Ministry by Biblica Staff

If you attended Sunday School or Vacation Bible School as a child, you probably participated in Scripture memory contests. In some churches, they are known as “sword drills.” No matter what they’re called, the goal is to help children learn Bible verses and passages. You might have considered activities like this fun games, but did they have any lasting effect? Did memorizing verses have an impact on your life? For one young woman in Egypt, the answer is a resounding: “Yes!”