Over the years, the Prayer and Self Denial appeal has seen iconic receptacles like rice containers, watering cans, jute bags, and toolboxes, just to name a few prominently situated in homes, calling us to give and to pray.
This year's appeal presents us with a gift box labelled, ‘To Him’ and asks us the question, “What will you give God?” Read More
For the last fifty years New Zealand Baptists have had a significant impact in the lives of thousands of children and young people from poor and underprivileged families in India and Bangladesh. Read More
Please pray for the Bengali Christians who make up 0.02% of the population of Tripura State. Most are in the city of Agartala. Please ask the Lord to raise up leaders of vision who can encourage unity and mission among a people in need of the Gospel.
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Compelled to act +
The New Testament author James says that we ought to be not just hearers, but also doers of the word (1:22). This was beautifully modelled recently by Kevin, a member of the congregation at Wanganui Central Baptist. Pastor Nigel Irwin shared some of his 'GLIMPSe' experience during a Sunday sermon, based around Isaiah 58:6-7 and God's call on us all to work for justice in His broken world. Following the service, many people spoke to him about how they were prompted to consider what they could do for the mission of God, and in particular for the business of Freeset…Read More