Women in India Recognize their Value in Christ

India

As you may know, in India, women and girls continue to receive less education on average than their male peers. In fact, the male literacy rate in India is 77 percent, while women trail behind at 55 percent. Women and girls also continue to face widespread domestic abuse, as the message from childhood is that Indian society prefers boys to girls. India is now facing a female population deficit of 35 million, thought to be largely the result of gender-selective …

VBS Students Share the Risen Lord

India

Ranchi, India is located in the northeastern corner of the country, where few people know about the Risen Lord. Words of Hope works in Ranchi in partnership with Back to God Ministries International. Our joint director for ministry in India says that “the time is ripe to present the good news, even though it may invite harassment.” This spring, Christian leaders will come together in Ranchi to prepare and learn how to spread the gospel and share the resurrection story …

A Personal Note

Tibet

You are sharing the good news with Tibetans—one handwritten note at a time. Holistic Ministry Tibetans are one of the least evangelized people groups in the world, but because of your support, the good news continues to reach them. Words of Hope’s Tibetan partners produce radio programs and print resources for Tibetan speakers—both those still living inside the country, and the many who have fled their homeland to take up residence in neighboring Bhutan, India, or Nepal. Words of Hope’s …

Holistic Outreach

India

Words of Hope’s satellite ministry center in Lohardaga, India, is reaching both the spiritual and practical needs of the local people. Lohardaga Ministry Center  The center was completed just over two years ago, envisioned as a building where Words of Hope radio tribal language programs could be recorded, but also where intentional discipleship and follow-up efforts could take place. The center was also outfitted with a library, a computer training facility, a health care unit, and a bookstore, making it …