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 …

Healing in Christ

India

Aarav lives in the Garhwal region, a grouping of small villages nestled in the mountains of India. Here, houses balance against the steep earth on stilts, and crops grow on man-made steps so the dirt won’t wash away. One day, Aarav began to feel anxious and fearful. As time wore on, he felt increasingly terrified. His suffering was so intense that he believed he was being attacked by evil spirits. He lay awake at night and tossed and turned during …

Joy and Peace

Bhutan

Tashi lives in poverty and isolation in a small mountain village in Bhutan. Her house is thatched and covered with a blue plastic sheet to keep out the rain. Though there is no easy transportation into or out of Tashi’s village, and there are few Christians who live in her vicinity, Tashi has been able to listen to the gospel message in her very own home. “I am a daily listener of the Words of Hope radio program,” Tashi shares. …