Nepal

Choosing Nepal

Choosing Nepal

“When is it OK to put me first?” This was the question presented to my wife, Saundra, and me in a recent conversation. Our response? Our lives are not our own to do with as we wish. We were meant for a much bigger purpose than accumulating things and simply enjoying...
​JESUS film miracles

​JESUS film miracles

God continues to use this amazing ministry tool (the Gospel of Luke in film) around the world, accompanied by salvations, miracles of healing, and release from the bondage of sin. By way of summary, I can report that in 2016, the film was shown 1,503 times in our...
Because of Raj, they believed

Because of Raj, they believed

Raj is a young pastor in the mountain village of Pida, Nepal. He was led to Christ by a Nepali pastor about six to seven years ago. Raj was one of the first Jesus-followers in his village. A passion to reach his community for Jesus grew within him. He began his...
​Nepal health clinic an inspiring ministry

​Nepal health clinic an inspiring ministry

Drs. Romy and Linda Caringal, missionaries with Global Partners (Romy is Asia Area director), recently traveled to Nepal to lead the mobile health clinic in Japha and Palpa villages (eastern and western Nepal). The couple spent 16 hours driving from Kathmandu to Palpa...
​Led each step of the way

​Led each step of the way

My name is Ajay. I’m from a Hindu family in the country of Nepal. From my earliest recollection, my mother was always suffering from severe sickness and disease. According to the culture of Hinduism, we visited many witch doctors who applied many kinds of...
​JESUS film continues to have global impact

​JESUS film continues to have global impact

John Croft, director of the JESUS Film Partnership of Global Partners, reported how God is using the JESUS film to continue to make lives new across the globe. Mozambique, Africa. Last year, a Mozambican JESUS film team was showing the film in a village, and in the...
​Wesleyans in the news

​Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org....
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those items, we pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. Lyon examines why Christianity...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...
The importance of the Church’s role in emergency response efforts

The importance of the Church’s role in emergency response efforts

Earlier this year, Nepal was devastated by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that killed more than 9,000 people and left hundreds of thousands more injured. Today, the country continues to rebuild itself in the wake of this monumental, devastating natural disaster thanks to...
Nepal video update

Nepal video update

The ministry of the several JESUS film teams in Nepal have resulted in hundreds of decisions for Christ. These new believers have powerful stories to share of God at work in their lives and communities even in the middle of an earthquake. Binita’s great story is...
Fresh video from Nepal earthquake team

Fresh video from Nepal earthquake team

The earthquakes that killed over 8,000 people and devastated homes and families in Nepal was centered near the town of Barpak. You may have seen the photos in Time magazine and other media of Barpak. The Wesleyan Church in Barpak and the pastor are deeply engaged in...
Nepal struck again!

Nepal struck again!

From John Lyon (CEO and President of World Hope International): Another massive earthquake struck Nepal last night and it is reported that at least another 37 people have died and over 1,000 more are injured. In addition, the massive earthquake that struck Nepal on...
Nepal earthquake reports reveal vast devastation

Nepal earthquake reports reveal vast devastation

The Nepal quake was the equivalent of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and 22 times more powerful than the one that demolished Haiti in 2010. The death toll has risen to over 7,000, with over 14,000 injured, but these numbers are sure to rise higher. Untold thousands...
​Nepal rocked by massive earthquake

​Nepal rocked by massive earthquake

It was about 11:30 in the morning on Saturday when a powerful magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal. The epicenter was about fifty miles from the capital city of Kathmandu, but the earthquake was felt thousands of miles away. More than 1,450 are confirmed dead, but...
From resistance to acceptance

From resistance to acceptance

“Stop the film!” he yelled. “Why do you need us to close?” I asked. “This is our village, and here we are all Hindus. We do not want any foreign religions to come into our place and take our people to their religion,” he said. The place fell silent, and we feared the...
An enemy who is no longer an enemy in Nepal

An enemy who is no longer an enemy in Nepal

The Nepali crowd was really big and growing. As the crowd continued to gather, I spoke some words from the Bible, sharing the gospel. As our team prepared to show the JESUS film, one person who is a member of the Army of Shiva (Hindu organization) came up with some...
Saving girls from slavery in Nepal

Saving girls from slavery in Nepal

During our years in Nepal (1998 – 2006) and while I was working with a HIV/AIDS program, I noticed that most of the HIV+ patients we had were girls from the remote villages of Nepal who had been sold and rescued from the brothels of India. Approximately 10,000 to...