U.S. Evangelist in Turkey Detained, Ordered to Be Deported

U.S. Evangelist in Turkey Detained, Ordered to Be Deported

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Morning Star News) – Turkish authorities have detained a U.S. evangelist and ordered him held for 30 days without charge ahead of deportation, sources said. Declaring David Byle “a danger to public order,” authorities in Turkey took him into custody on April 6 after asking him to report to the immigration office in Istanbul […]

Gospel Enters the Unknown Russia

Gospel Enters the Unknown Russia

Russia (Mission Network News) — In an article by ABC News, Russia is being proclaimed as one of the biggest threats to the United State’s cyber security. So it’s hard to believe that in a country like Russia, with the power to hack others’ private information, there are still people who have never heard the […]

Mixteco Catch the Vision for Gospel Outreach

Mixteco Catch the Vision for Gospel Outreach

Mexico (Mission Network News) — God’s Word in audio is proving to be an effective missionary, pastor, and teacher in villages formerly resistant to the Gospel. What follows is a blog post from Jim Loker, Executive Director of Audio Scripture Ministries, on a project in Mexico: “What a joy it is to see evidence of Jesus’ […]

Creoles Hear God’s Word in Their ‘Heart Language’

Creoles Hear God’s Word in Their ‘Heart Language’

(Mission Network News) — It’s only taken a few centuries, but Creole communities are finally getting a chance to hear God’s Word in their heart language. Gil Moreno with Faith Comes by Hearing says three Creole languages have been recorded in the past few years, and audio New Testaments have been made available. Listening groups […]

Refugees Encounter Christ in Greece

Refugees Encounter Christ in Greece

Greece (Mission Network News) — Christian Aid Mission reports that while the European Union reached an agreement with Turkey this week to stem the tide of Syrian and other refugees to Greece and other EU countries, refugees continued to pour onto the Greek islands–or die trying. At least 25 refugees perished when their Greece-bound dinghy […]

Ministry Addresses Costa Rican Teen Pregnancy Problem by Leading Youth to Christ

Ministry Addresses Costa Rican Teen Pregnancy Problem by Leading Youth to Christ

Costa Rica (Mission Network News) — Three years ago, the Health Ministry of Costa Rica and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) launched a campaign to curb teen pregnancy. At the time, the Costa Rican Health Ministry and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) were alarmed that teenage mothers represented 15%-20% of all childbirths in […]

Ministry Working on Digital Network to ‘Deliver God’s Word to Every Person on Earth’

Ministry Working on Digital Network to ‘Deliver God’s Word to Every Person on Earth’

(Mission Network News) — These certainly are exciting times for the Great Commission. Developments like the Global Bible Network are making our job as believers easier than ever before. Faith Comes by Hearing (FCBH) VP Troy Carl says they are working on a digital network that uses mobile devices, satellites, and language-recognition to deliver God’s […]