Post Tagged with: "hindu"

Centering hope on the gospel

Centering hope on the gospel

January 3, 2012 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

Just watching the parade of blaring trucks, stray cows, scampering children and swirling dust in this western Indian slum can leave a visitor overwhelmed. Try living here. About 6 million people live in this city, almost half of them in slums like this one, according to Eric, director of a local ReachGlobalRead More

In this sacred city, where pilgrims flock to bathe underneath idols and temples that overlook the Ganges River, believers are sharing their faith and planting churches despite every-present threats to their security.

Jesus in the Hindu Heartland

November 3, 2010 at 12:19 am 0 comments

In a cinder block sanctuary that could pass for a sauna, about 130 people cram together to sing, pray and learn. They resemble 1,000 other churches meeting in 1,000 other Indian communities this muggy morning. But these people are singing and praying to Jesus Christ — in a city that’sRead More