According to researchers, when we do make it over the hump and commit to helping others, we are rewarded with a number of benefits: longer life, greater satisfaction, lower blood pressure, etc.
It is estimated that 13.6 million people inside Syria are currently in need humanitarian assistance (over half of the total population). More than 6 million people are internally displaced, with another 5.2 million having fled to surrounding countries and Europe.
I have been working for almost 28 years in the distribution of the Word of God (Scriptures). I started my ministry in 1990 with the United Bible Society in Ecuador as the Director of Marketing and Distribution.
“Are you in Colorado?” It’s the first thing Esteban Shedd wants to know when we finally get our computers to synch for a video call. He’s in Chicago and is curious about our weather. I assure him that I am in Colorado and that there is a stunning view of Pikes Peak just beyond the blinds I’ve shut to reduce the glare. It apparently hasn’t been entirely successful because, according to Esteban, the light is seeping through and I am …
This simple outreach presents the life-changing message of Jesus to those with physical problems – but the impact goes far beyond the walls of the hospital. Using “A Physician’s Testimony,” the hospital program provides individuals, families, and entire communities with an opportunity to hear the gospel message.
We recently had the opportunity to talk to Lydia Munene, Area Executive Director for Biblica Africa, about what God is doing in that region.
About 100 kids attended a Holiday Bible Club recently. It was held by a Presbyterian Church located in the heart of Rathcoole. We were delighted to have provided their leader, Campbell Mulvenny, with the resources he needed to give each of these children their very own Bible.