Lord Edmiston

Don’t Delay

I don’t know anybody who likes going to hospital or visiting the dentist. The only time that we are really keen to go is when we are in pain. Personally, I hate needles. It’s completely irrational, as at 6’4” and 250lbs, how could I be worried about such a small object? Yet the fear of

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Davi Sampaio

God is Still Working : Impact Venezuela
God is Still Working : Impact Venezuela

“The LORD of hosts is with us, the God of Jacob is our refuge.” Psalm 46:7 This month we have completed 2 years in Venezuela, and we thank God for His grace and favour. The month of August was very tense. The news about the crisis in Venezuela affected our family in Brazil, and some

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Sharing the Good News : Africa
Sharing the Good News : Africa

Every month, thousands of people visit our 1Africa platform, which exists to share the Gospel with non-Christians through regular blog posts. One of the greatest privileges of working through this platform is the opportunity to lead people to Christ, and this has been the case once again in August. Earlier this month, one visitor to

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Experiencing God : China
Experiencing God : China

Our China team received a message from a girl named Lanying*. She asked, “What if I believe in God, but God is false? Does God really exist?” We told Lanying, “If anyone wants to completely believe God’s existence, there is only one way: to experience Him yourself. For example, if someone tells you that a piece

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Elienae Moura

From Sorrow to Joy : Impact East Timor
From Sorrow to Joy : Impact East Timor

East Timor is a country of young people, with about 70 percent of its population being under 29 years old. East Timorese people above the age of 18 were eyewitnesses to the terrible times that the country passed through when thousands of people were brutally killed, abused, or had close relatives assassinated or kidnapped. But now

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Renny Yosinta

Journeys Toward God : Indonesia
Journeys Toward God : Indonesia

Our team in Indonesia have contact with many people who do not know God, and who are searching for answers to their life problems. We believe that prayer is a powerful weapon in seeing lives transformed with the Gospel. Please pray with us for those that we are reaching. At the moment we are communicating

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Connected to Church : Armenia
Connected to Church : Armenia

We received a letter from a woman in the Aragatsotn region of Armenia. Her name is Natalie*. She wrote us after watching one of the yesHEis videos, and told us that years ago she was attending a cell group in her village. Something happеned and the cell group was cancelled. Years passed by, and Natalie

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Paul Rattray

Government Official Inspired by the NPI : Impact Papua
Government Official Inspired by the NPI : Impact Papua

The National Pioneers Initiative (NPI) empowers indigenous pioneers to build self-sustaining churches by raising up local successors and handing over leadership to them. In East Indonesia, we are working to impact the Papuan nation for Christ. This is what Pak Gad, an NPI Partner, recently said of the program: “As a Papuan and senior government

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Jeff Lucas

Encouraged and Empowered by yesHEis : Philippines
Encouraged and Empowered by yesHEis : Philippines

Marc*, an avid user of yesHEis, sent as a direct message via Instagram: “I praise the Lord for this app because it serves as a tool for me to reach people who need encouragement and also who need Jesus and His Gospel. In just a few clicks we can share inspirational videos to all people

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Morag Paton

Powerful Conversations : Australia
Powerful Conversations : Australia

It’s been another fruitful month of conversations with people exploring faith. A constant reminder to us as a team has been to allow people to talk, and sometimes vent abuse. When people know they are being listened to and valued they have opened up to us and we have seen breakthrough in the conversation. We

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Paul Rattray

Pray for Healing : Impact Sumatra NPI
Pray for Healing : Impact Sumatra NPI

Pak Gesang* is an NPI pioneer, who grew up in a powerful family that has run non-Christian religious institutions for generations. When he came to Christ, Gesang’s family expelled him, cancelled his birthright and no longer recognised him as their son. Despite these challenges, he is leading hundreds of people to Christ. He is also

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Freed From Depression : Latin America
Freed From Depression : Latin America

Norma Pinzón, the radio show host of CVCLAVOZ’s Pildoritas y Reflexiones says that what God does through our radio station is unimaginable. She recently traveled to Mendoza to give a training on communications and, while there, a lady came to her, hugged her and started crying and telling her what had happened in her life

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Thiago Vale

Equipped to Share Jesus : Brazil
Equipped to Share Jesus : Brazil

Many people are stepping closer to God through the yesHEis app in Brazil. Here are some of the responses that we have received this month from app users: “Great initiative to make these videos available so we can reach lives, otherwise it wouldn’t be possible! The emotion transmitted by this video, by the message showed,

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Young Cancer Patient Accepts Jesus : North America
Young Cancer Patient Accepts Jesus : North America

This month through CV Outreach, one of our partner churches received this message: “Hello, I am Ethan* and I am a 23 year old cancer patient. I grew up in a household that believed in God but rarely spoke on the subject, so my limited understanding is mostly based on what I have learned through

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