Lord Edmiston

The Sower

“Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much fruit.” John 12:24    I have been contemplating the story of the sower as mentioned in Matthew Chapter 13. The interesting thing is that the illustration is so simple

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Strengthening Families : Impact East Timor
Strengthening Families : Impact East Timor

In Dili, we recently held a seminar for husbands after holding the wives’ seminar in August. Despite the difficulty in bringing men together for events like this, we still managed to gather most of those who regularly attend church. Pastor Hans, our Sri Lankan missionary friend, was the speaker and the men were encouraged to

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New Outreach Partnerships : Germany
New Outreach Partnerships : Germany

The Holy Spirit Night Conference on September 30th was a huge success for CV. We showcased what we have accomplished through yesHEis and presented our new projects, CV Outreach and CV Academy. Many people were interested and visited our booth. Never before have we distributed so many of our illustrated simple truths brochures than on

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From Fear to Faith : China
From Fear to Faith : China

We received a letter from a 29 year old girl named Suyin*, who had serious kidney stones and needed surgery. She was very scared and had no idea what to do, and hoped that we would pray for her. Our yesHEis team were able to help her find relief from fear and access the help

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Renny Yosinta

A Life Transformed : Indonesia
A Life Transformed : Indonesia

Budi* is 33 years old and lives in Papua. He felt that there was no peace in his heart since he left Jesus for another religion. He also had problems in his marriage because he had an affair with another woman. Through online media, we connected with Budi. We challenged him to receive Jesus as

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Davi Sampaio

New Churches Opened : Impact Venezuela
New Churches Opened : Impact Venezuela

“The glory of the Lord be for ever! Praise the Lord for his works.” Psalms 104:31 We are very grateful to the Lord for another month and for being with us always, helping us in everything! We are also grateful to Him for allowing us to be an instrument in His hands to bless this

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Prayers Answered : Latin America
Prayers Answered : Latin America

CVCLAVOZ, CV’s online Christian radio program, is a wonderful opportunity to impact communities and tell people about Jesus. We receive many encouraging responses from listeners, whose lives have been changed. Here are some we have received recently: Gabriele* wrote asking for prayers and advice because her daughter was living an ungodly lifestyle. Now, she has

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Finding Hope : India
Finding Hope : India

A lady from Uttrakhand shared with us about her broken and hurtful situation. She discovered that her husband was having an ongoing affair and, to make it even more heart-breaking, his family support his behaviour. The lady believes that her mother-in-law is practicing black magic, and senses that her husband is under a spell. Feeling

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Miraculous Healing : Southeast Asia
Miraculous Healing : Southeast Asia

In Southeast Asia, CV is currently supporting 359 pioneers to build self-sustaining churches in their own nations through the National Pioneer’s Initiative (NPI). This is one story of a family whose lives have been transformed after receiving miraculous healing from sickness through the ministry of the pioneers. “My name is Nang Thiri* and I was

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Lives Rescued : Ukraine
Lives Rescued : Ukraine

Our online response teams regularly communicate with people who are struggling, helping to bring relief from distress in life or death situations. This month, two people reached out to our team who were struggling with suicidal thoughts. One young lady said that she had been having suicidal thoughts since she was young. She told us:

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Online Volunteers Impact Communities : Armenia
Online Volunteers Impact Communities : Armenia

In Armenia, we are using online initiatives to change lives and impact communities. One of our online volunteers received a letter from a woman from Artashat village in Armenia. She shared with the volunteer about problems in her family, with her son and the bad atmosphere that exists in their family. The volunteer suggested they

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Dreams Restored : Impact Eastern Ukraine
Dreams Restored : Impact Eastern Ukraine

Many people are finding relief from distress through the work of our pioneers, who are building self-sustaining churches in Eastern Ukraine. Sofia* is 18 years old. She came to one of our pioneer churches two years ago as a young girl with her mother. The church prayed and had numerous conversations with her, but unfortunately

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Reaching the Unreached : Impact Madagascar
Reaching the Unreached : Impact Madagascar

We had the wonderful privilege of spending time with our National Pioneers in Madagascar this month. As part of CV’s National Pioneer’s Initiative (NPI), these indigenous pioneers are working to build self-sustaining churches amongst unreached people groups in some of the most remote areas of the island, often in extremely challenging circumstances. We were delighted

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Media Reaching Young People for Christ : Africa
Media Reaching Young People for Christ : Africa

As part of our mission to share the Gospel through media, the team in Africa runs an online platform called 1Africa. This platform is aimed at a young, urban, African audience, and exists to reach people for Christ through video and text pages addressing various issues through the lens of faith. One of our greatest joys

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Lorna Spina

Message of Hope Through Loss : United Kingdom
Message of Hope Through Loss : United Kingdom

This month saw the release of a brand new video here in the UK. As the country recognised “Baby Loss Awareness Week”, we ran a special campaign with Far Beyond the Waves. This is a sad but beautiful story of Charlotte and Gavin’s journey through child-loss and how, even in the very darkest of times,

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