A Life Changing Testimony

Vinita is a student in one of our rural education centers which is sponsored by Compassion. The youngest of eight sisters, she received much love from her parents who are Hindus. But one day as she was playing at home with her siblings, Vinita suffered an epileptic fit. From then quite often she was seized by fits. Her parent’s hearts …

Leanna is a Doctor!

In the fall of 2009 I began my Doctoral studies from Regent University, Virginia Beach – the headquarters of Pat Robertson and CBN. On March 24th 2011 a panel of professors heard my Doctoral Defense and, though it is rarely done, awarded me an “Unconditional Pass.” The program didn’t interfere with my ministry activities as it was almost entirely online. …

Strategic Advance!

Maps are essential in life. For many years I kept several maps in my car and referred to them constantly on cross-country treks in the USA while speaking in churches and sharing about the ministry work. Nevertheless, finding an exact location was sometimes difficult and I made a good number of U-turns. Four years ago I made the best investment …

Life Center #10!

In 2006 International Cooperating Ministries (ICM) began partnering with TellASIA to construct church buildings in North India. We call these church buildings “Life Centers.” On February 12th we dedicated our 10th Life Center located in Khutehanna Village in Sultanpur District. The construction of five more Life Centers will begin in April. Having a building provides the believers an identity in …

Living Water

Keith Mersh with Samaritans Projects is partnering with TellASIA Ministries to support to provide wells and micro business to the needy and persecuted Christians. So far 39 wells have been installed. Keith personally comes and ministered for the dedication ceremony of many of these hand pumps. Many non believers attend as well and an average of twenty give their lives …

New Believers Without Bibles

On February 3rd we were conducting a conference in which the principles of church growth were taught according to Pastor Rick Warren’s book Purpose Driven Church. Through a donor we had received funds to purchase some Bibles for the pastors. They were thrilled to receive these resources. The number of believers is growing rapidly in North India so Bibles are …

Blue Haven Children’s Home

Update and Needs ~ Ricky Srivastava Director of Blue Haven Chidlren’s Home In the Ganges River Plain area of North India, there are 30 million destitute, orphaned and semi-orphaned children in need of care. However there are almost no Christian children’s homes. We started Blue Haven Children’s Home in 2005 with the vision to rescue children and give them a …

Rural Schools

Varanasi ~ Maneesh Massey Office Manager, Varanasi Region A hundred and forty-six needy children are finding new hope for the future since the Compassion project started in their village of Sihorwa near Varanasi. Children who were growing up illiterate now are learning to read, write and do basic mathematics. On December 21st we held a Christmas celebration with dances, a …

New Pics and Footage

After many years of trying to get some good video footage to make a really professional video, it is at last happening! Leanna invested in a better video camera and some wireless mics and new cameras. Here is one of the photos, taken by one of our teammates who is also a professional photographer: But here’s the grand champion of …

Medical Camp for Needy Villagers

A medical team staff of doctors, nurses and other medical personnel along with pastors, evangelists and staff of TellASIA Ministries visited the village of Lathiya in the district of Varanasi on September 8, 2010 to inquire about the health and welfare of the residents due to the outbreak of dengue and malaria. The team found a number of people suffering …