Bible Lesson: John 21:15-19 Theme Verses: Vs. 17 He said to him the third time, “Simon son of John, do you love me?” …he said to him, “Lord, you know everything; you know that I love you.” Jesus said to him, “Feed my sheep.” According to the scripture God the Father has chosen us to be His children before the creation of the world and by the blood of His Son we have been redeemed.
Bible Lesson: Mark 16:9-20 Theme Verses: Vs. 15 And he said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation. After the death of my uncle Mr. S. A. Silas, I was asked by the priest-in-charge of All Souls’ Church Kanpur Rev. F. G. Carroll to play the organ in his place. It was a difficult decision because I was young to carry out this responsibility but I trusted in God’s grace.
In a densely-populated Jalalabad – a village in the Ghazipur district of Uttar Pradesh – an entire village got together against a small Christian community in their midst. Hindu extremists attacked 20 Christian families including verbally abusing them and indecently assaulting the female pastor who leads them. The villagers demanded […]
Bible Lesson: Luke 24:13-35 Theme Verses: Vs. 30-31 When he was at the table with them, he took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to them. Then their eyes were opened, and they recognized him; and he vanished from their sight. This passage is one of the most beautiful illustrations of Jesus’ revelation after His resurrection to Cleopas and his other companion who were going to the village of Emmaus.
Christian delegation meet Chief Minister and share their concerns over rising attacks A seven-member delegation comprising of Archbishop and Bishops from the Catholic Churches met with the newly sworn-in Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath sharing with him their fear of the rising incidents of violence against the minority […]
Bible Lesson: Mark 16:1-8 Theme Verses: Vs. 6 But he said to them, “Do not be alarmed. You seek Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He is risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid Him.” It was early Sunday morning when three prominent women went to the tomb with some spices to balm the dead body of Jesus.
At least five attacks were reported against Christians in India during Palm Sunday, according to the Evangelical Fellowship of India (EFI). [http://bit.ly/2p0f5WP] The five incidents, that took place on 9 April, were reported from the states of Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu and are summarized below: […]
Hindu extremists targeted three pastors with false allegations of ‘conversion’ in Madhya Pradesh in the latest attempt by nationalists to shut down Christian worship. Three pastors of the Indian Evangelical team in the Khandwa district of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh were jailed on Monday (10 April). A group […]
A Pentecostal pastor was attacked and critically wounded in a sword attack by 15 armed Hindu extremists last week. Sikandar Kumar, 40, a missionary of India Missions, was attacked at his home by extremists carrying swords, gaga (a spiked metal mace) and wooden sticks in the village of Jadhua, Hajipur […]
Bible Lesson: John 12:1-11 Theme Verses: Vs 2-3b. Here they gave a dinner for him. Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those at the table with him. Mary took a pound of costly perfume made of pure nard, anointed Jesus’ feet, and wiped them with her hair.