Missions (2020)



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  • July 10, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Quenching the thirst of millions – with water and the gospel

    'Jesus Well' (Gospel for Asia)After drilling more than 30,000 "Jesus Wells" and giving out some 58,000 water filters since the turn of the century, Gospel for Asia (GFA) is now supplying 37.5 million people with safe drinking water in what the missions group calls the world's thirstiest continent – Asia.

  • June 28, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Ukrainian Jews return to Israel from exile, fulfill prophesy

    Star of David (in hands)After spending thousands of years in exile, Ukrainian Jews are fulfilling millennia-old biblical prophesy by returning to Israel – a process called “aliyah” in Hebrew.

  • June 24, 2020
    Sarah Duley

    Tea company has a heart for the hurting

    red light district neon signHuman trafficking remains a global problem, even well into the 21st century – but a company in Iowa is making a difference for women in Asia being victimized by sexual exploitation.

  • June 09, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    'Scandal of starvation' could claim millions

    Indian women gathering water

    Gospel for Asia predicts that some nine million people will die this year from the coronavirus-worsened "scandal of starvation" worldwide – a foreseen tragedy the missions group says is easily avoidable.

  • June 08, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    'Hang 10' helping more than children

    Bible 1A summertime Bible reading program keeps students connected to God during the summer when their school year Bible club is not in session.

  • June 05, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Russia's COVID crisis unable to deter the gospel

    The Kremlin (Moscow, Russia)A U.S.-based mission group has delivered more than half a million meals and the gospel message to afflicted families across Russia and surrounding countries as the coronavirus crisis continues.

  • May 22, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    GFA: Satan's doing his best, but so are we

    Cyclone Amphan (India May 2020)A ministry committed to serving the "least of these" is doing what it can to help those affected by the latest catastrophe in South Asia.

  • May 14, 2020
    Steve Jordahl

    Opportunity in Baltics

    1 Corinthians 13The coronavirus pandemic is shattering the global economy, but one missions organization says it's also bringing an unparalleled opportunity to share the gospel.

  • May 10, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    NY taxing Samaritan's Purse for setting up free field hospital

    Samaritan's Purse hospital in NYCAfter setting up a free emergency field hospital in New York City’s Central Park to help fight the coronavirus and being pressured to leave because of its biblical stance on homosexual behavior, Samaritan’s Purse is now being ordered by Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) to pay taxes.

  • May 06, 2020
    Charlie Butts

    A call to prayer as virus looms

    Slavic Gospel Assoc. (map)A ministry is calling on Christians to go into a prayer mode for virus victims in Russia and beyond.

  • April 30, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Coronavirus isolation sparking 'spiritual explosion' in Middle East

    SAT-7 broadcastA major Christian broadcaster in the Middle East reports the closure of businesses and social gathering places is "opening the hearts" of millions across the region who are "stuck at home."

  • April 16, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Believers bringing relief in time of difficulty

    indigenous missionaries

    Families in India are on the verge of starvation because of the global coronavirus pandemic, which could easily proliferate due to overcrowding and minimal health services in urban areas. But the Christian missions group Gospel for Asia is on the scene – and has been for quite a while.

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