Tag Archives: Widows

An Update on Ashraya, Our Ministry to Widows

One of our most vital programs is Ashraya, our longstanding ministry to widows. Through Ashraya — a word that means “shelter” in Sanskrit — we currently care for 26 widows, the majority of whom live within a rickshaw ride of … Continue reading

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Bringing Light to Dark Places

Bringing light to dark places… think about what those five words mean in a country like India, a place where there’s more human need and more unreached people groups than any other nation on earth. I was there just a … Continue reading

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India in the News | 3.25.14

Once a month we cull the headlines to bring you stories from the world’s largest democracy—its politics, economy, culture and everyday life. Government Leader Rescues a Dozen from Slavery, Says “This Makes My Work Noble” “On the night of their … Continue reading

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God: the “Father of Orphans, Champion of Widows”

Last night I scrolled through the pictures and profiles of the widows that we care for in Visakhapatnam. While doing so, my mind (and heart) made the leap to James 1:27, and I was reminded once again of the “pure … Continue reading

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Top Ten Blog Posts Of 2013

Here they are! The Top Ten Blog Posts of 2013! Number 10: How Much Of Your Dollar Goes To India. The first post in a series of financial accountability. Number 9: My Life Should Have Ended Last Week. Pastor John’s … Continue reading

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