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BiblesPlusIndiaUpdate

Project: Bibles Plus India

Our Bibles Plus campaign runs from March to May each year. Last year Bibles Plus packs were distributed to our faith family in India. Below are the responses from just a handful of recipients: I am illiterate. I am not good with words, but I

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Frontline workers committed to Bibles Plus

Our distribution teams are committed to continue placing Bibles in the hands of our brothers and sisters who live in restricted nations. “We distributed 250 packs to different churches in the area; some came from great distances. It was a joy and a blessing to

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From our CEO – March 2019

It is alarming to note the resurgence of communism in our world today. We find Christians are being targeted in China, particularly if they hold a place of authority or if they have a high profile. This is also prevalent in other countries like Vietnam,

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Project: Bibles Plus

Bibles Plus distribution continues in the Philippines, with packs being distributed in four villages. Our distribution partner reports that the road into the area was mountainous, rough, narrow and muddy. They persevered despite damage to their truck, above the front wheel. The area has been

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PROJECT UPDATE: Bibles Plus

The Bible Plus distribution has begun in the north-eastern region of Mindanao in the Philippines. Below is a summary sent from our Voice of the Martyrs contact, who co-ordinates distribution in the Philippines. We distributed 250 packs to different churches in the area, some came

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The Risk of Embracing God’s Word

It is unimaginable for us to think we could be arrested, tortured and abused for carrying a bible. Sadly for millions of Christians living in countries that are hostile to Christianity, this is their daily reality. And yet, it is in these very countries where

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Sowing the Word of God Despite the Risk

The same cry, loud and clear, remains consistent: “We need more Bibles!” In recent years, India has experienced ever-increasing attacks on it’s Christian minority particularly from Hindu extremists. To make the situation worse, these acts of violence seem to be actively encouraged by India’s local

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India: Risking it all for a Bible

The persecution of Christians in India has risen over the past year, pushing it up in the list of countries where the practice of the Christian faith is a high-risk activity. Hindu fanatics attempt to forcibly convert people to the dominant faith of their nation,

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The Bible Marches on Despite the Persecution

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” John 1:1 (NKJV) October 2017 marked 500 years since the start of the Reformation movement of the church. These reformers were willing to give up their lives so

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Bibles Plus – Thank you!

This year’s annual campaign for Bibles Plus has been a success and on behalf of the recipients we want to send you a big thank you! Plans are well under way for the distribution of Bibles Plus packs for this year and they will go

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Why Bibles Plus?

Our 2016 Bibles Plus campaign reached believers in the Philippines, Indonesia, Laos, Vietnam, India and Nigeria. Our national contacts distributed these packs, including a Bible in the local language, as well as assorted products tailored to meet specific needs for each country. People want God’s

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Evangelism and New Believers

“Why should I choose Jesus instead of my Hindu gods?” the young man asked. Our team of evangelists were excited for the opportunity to answer his question. After explaining the Gospel to the young man, he became troubled when he understood that all his Hindu

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Bible Smuggling

In Vietnam today, Bibles are still being printed secretly as Christians hunger for God’s Word in their own dialect. Motorbike couriers at night wait, well hidden in the jungle, to receive their precious cargo of Bibles in the early hours of the morning. The truck

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Whatever it Takes

A few years ago, a VOM worker heard about a believer who carried a single Bible deep into a forested region of south-western India. Today, 70% of those living in a Hindu village there have accepted Christ. This is just one example of God’s Word

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Is this Holistic Mission?

People need the Gospel, don’t they? More than anything else. We need to share the Good News with the lost and encourage believers with God’s Word. But what about when physical needs are more urgent; when a person needs help to survive before they’re in

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Bibles, We Need More Bibles!

How many Bibles do you own? As I write this I’m counting how many Bibles I have sitting in various locations at home. Without looking hard I know I have multiple copies of the CSV Children’s Bible, the NLT, NIV 1984 and 2011 versions and

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Bibles Plus 2014

Pastor David worked with VOM to distribute Bibles Plus packs in the Philippines. Here, he describes the joy he witnessed as believers received the packs.   Bibles Plus packs provide a Bible plus essential items such as rice, noodles, oil, tea, coffee, sugar, soap, mosquito

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