November 24—Pray for Christian children in Muslim-dominated Tajikistan, as they encounter persecution by other children and teens. Pray the faith of these young ones will hold, firmly established in their Savior.
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October 30th, 2014
As a college student, SGA President Bob Provost studied Russian. Years later, the Lord sent him on a survey trip to the Soviet Union where he met Christians who had been severely tested and found to be faithful to Christ. [READ MORE]
November 13th, 2014
October 30 was a special day for the church in the Russian city of Tambov. As part of the SGA-sponsored Antioch Initiative, a total of 13 students graduated from their 16th training course, bringing the total of Antioch graduates from all locations across Russia to 162. [READ MORE]
November 12th, 2014
The Reach of SGA-Sponsored Compassion Ministry Severe poverty is nothing new to individuals and families living in the former Soviet nations of Central Asia. And seeing it first hand can be a life-changing experience. Recently, Eric Mock, who serves as SGA vice president of ministry operations, traveled through Central Asia to visit faithful SGA-sponsored missionary […] [READ MORE]
November 10th, 2014
Last week, SGA partners helped sponsor one of the most important events for evangelical churches since the Soviet collapse in 1991. SGA president Dr. Bob Provost organized and held a Biblical Inerrancy Retreat in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev—inviting key seminary and Bible institute leaders from Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Israel. The keynote […] [READ MORE]
November 3rd, 2014
On October 26, Ukrainians went to the polls and elected a new parliament, although the separatist regions in the east ignored the results and went ahead with their own election on Sunday, November 2. The election didn’t garner much attention in U.S. media, but something remarkable has again taken place. Four evangelical Baptists were elected to the parliament, and pro-Western parties now hold the majority. [READ MORE]
October 30th, 2014
SGA is blessed to sponsor the Novosibirsk Biblical-Theological Seminary—located in the heart of Russia’s Siberia region. We just received an encouraging, short update on the beginning of the fall term, and we wanted to pass it on to SGA partners who have been praying for—and financially supporting—the school, its operations, and the students.