India Association News October 2020

We are very pleased to report that Dorcas Sewing Centers will resume their important ministry on November 2, 2020 at the villiages of Raparthi and Pavara.  There are also plans to reopen four tribal sewing centers during the month of November as well as investigate requests to start new sewing centers in the future. The… Continue reading India Association News October 2020

India Association Distributes Food in Tribal Area

As part of the ongoing COVID response of GBIM, Pastor Prakash of India Association reported a food distribution in a tribal area through their Grace Home ministry. Grace Home for Poor Women and Widows is a monthly outreach to assist women in India who find themselves a victim to unfair circumstances or situations.  Many women,… Continue reading India Association Distributes Food in Tribal Area

India Association Pastors COVID Assistance July 30, 2020

On 30th of July 2020 India Association reached 37 pastors with grocery and detergent kits. These include detergent, soap bars, shampoo, and kitchen items like cooking oil and breakfast items. Each pastor received items worth of $10 each. Every pastor was so thankful for this help in these difficult times.  Pastor Prakash states, “In His… Continue reading India Association Pastors COVID Assistance July 30, 2020

COVID Food Assistance in Pithapuram

Pastor Prakash of the India Association sends the following, “We reached 20 destitute people surrounding our church building. We also distributed some vegetables to ten of our Bible women. There are some COVID-19 cases in our towns, Kakinada and Pithapuram. We will continue to reach our pastors and people again with some groceries and money in… Continue reading COVID Food Assistance in Pithapuram

India Association Food Assistance to Jaggayya Cheruvu

India Association, under the leadership of Pastor Prakash, distributed vegetables to 50 families in the slums of Jaggayya Cheruvu community.  This food relief was part of the association’s COVID-19 relief program.  Many parts of the world have been hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis since food supply lines have been adversely affected.  This food assistance… Continue reading India Association Food Assistance to Jaggayya Cheruvu

COVID-19 Assistance to Grace Home Widows in Pithapuram

India Association conducted a Grace Home for Widows and Poor Women distribution on June 2nd, 2020 at the church in Pithapuram.  Pastor Prakash states,  “we distributed 1.056 quarts (1 l) of cooking oil, 2.2 pounds (1 kg) of red gram dal (look here for definition), 2.2 pounds (1 kg) of wheat flour, and lemons. We… Continue reading COVID-19 Assistance to Grace Home Widows in Pithapuram

India Association Continues Food Assistance As Lockdown Nears End

Pastor Prakash reports another food distribution of COVID relief on June 1, 2020,  “we have distributed 450 kilograms of vegetables to 155 families in Jogirajupeta village. We praise our Lord for His continued help to poor people in these times through our General Baptists.” CBS News reports a near end to the lockdown in India,… Continue reading India Association Continues Food Assistance As Lockdown Nears End

Grace Home COVID Outreach Helps 60 People

As part of the COVID-19 relief effort, India Association distributed 410 pounds (185 kg) of vegetables.  This outreach was a Grace Home outreach to widows and poor women.  Pastor Prakash reports, “We preached gospel for 10 minutes and proclaimed that Jesus Loves and cares… to 60 people.” [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”56″ gal_title=”GH_COVID_May26″]