October 21—Pray for Israel College of the Bible courses and Bible classes being taught for three congregations and two drug rehab centers—requiring many hours of diligent work for the teachers and students. In the spirit of Ezra, they labor to study God’s Word . . . to practice it, and to teach His statutes and ordinances in Israel (Ezra 7:10).
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September 30th, 2014
Your prayers and your support are appreciated more than ever. You are making possible ministry to war-shattered people in both eastern Ukraine and in Israel. In my 20 years of leadership at SGA, there has never been such a challenging time. [READ MORE]
October 16th, 2014
We have been in Russia visiting missionary pastors and observing other SGA-sponsored ministries in action. After visiting a boarding school in the Russian city of Kokhma, we traveled to another orphanage in the city of Kokhma. There, the local SGA-sponsored Orphans Reborn team consists of three people: Ludmila Yatsko, Yulia Druz, and Misha Murekhin. [READ MORE]
October 14th, 2014
Alexander is an SGA-sponsored missionary in Belarus’ Grodno region. Among his many outreaches is his ministry to the widowed—mostly elderly women. Alexander reports that joy has been brought to many hearts that need Christ’s love and compassion so desperately. [READ MORE]
October 13th, 2014
My wife Lana and I are visiting missionary pastor Vladimir Aliokhin. He and the members of the Shchelkovo Baptist church send their greetings to the SGA family, and to our partners who help make their ministry possible. [READ MORE]
October 13th, 2014
One of the key principles the Lord Jesus stressed to His disciples is that the world will know we are His followers by the love we exhibit toward one another. As the people of eastern Ukraine live day to day with their ongoing deep political, economic, and humanitarian crisis, the people of God are serving as the vanguard of His love and help. [READ MORE]
October 9th, 2014
The Brest region of Belarus is located along the border with Poland. This past summer, SGA partners helped make it possible for missionary pastor Valery to hold a camp session for about 60 teenagers—mostly from unbelieving families. For many of these young people, it was an unlooked-for gift from God. [READ MORE]
October 6th, 2014
Even though Summer has come and gone, we're still receiving tremendous reports and testimonies from our SGA partners about the wonderful ways Christ has worked in the hearts of the children. Not long ago, children’s worker Tatiana wrote from Belarus to tell us the story of a young boy named Vladik, and how Christ’s love is making a difference in a wounded young heart. [READ MORE]