While the State Department has warned U.S. citizens not to travel to this nation and is evacuating personnel from the embassy in Juba, Biblica’s volunteers continue to faithfully equip believers and minister the life of God’s Word to the people of this war-torn land.
Without the Bible, men and women in prison have little hope. But when they receive God’s Word, they discover a Father who loves them and who sent His Son to save them from their sins.
In Baltimore, at least 3,000 people are homeless, sleeping on the streets on any given night. But they aren’t unnoticed or forgotten. God remembers them. They are made in His image and He sent His only Son, Jesus Christ, to die on their behalf, so they could be forgiven and know eternal life.
A woman leads a group of girls (as young as 10-years-old) out of their village in Malawi, in the middle of the night, down deserted dirt roads, to a collection of primitive huts. This is the broken reality many young girls of Malawi face. They will stay there for up to two weeks for something called “initiation”: a rite in which they are taught how to satisfy men in bed. Afterward, they are encouraged to have sex with any man …
On this Veterans Day, we would like to thank the brave men and women who serve our country with their time and talents, and who risk their lives to protect our freedom.
According to Romans 12:6, God has given us different gifts. The gift that God has given to me is to serve Him and others through my language skills. I was born and raised on a very remote island in the South China Sea. My mother tongue is a dialect which is only spoken in that region. I had to learn Mandarin, the national language, at school. At the age of 12, I was chosen to go to a junior high …
“The entire village surrounded us with drawn swords,” Mathew recalls, “all shouting, ‘Cut off their heads! Cut off their heads!’”