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  • Showers of blessing

    September has been a month of answered prayers. UNICEF chose to give 3,000 mosquito nets to BMS World Mission’s Guinebor II Hospital, a visiting team performed 16...

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  • Sowing seeds on sandy soil

    “I’ve never been anywhere where there has been flooding before. It took a while to get my head around the fact that the river I was looking at wasn’t even...

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  • Giving Brazilian children the space to fly

    By Marta Grebnoff, Space-to-Fly coordinator at the First Baptist Church of São Caetano, São Paulo, Brazil.   “Our aim is not just to ‘save...

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  • Mission of the mind

    Among my favourite hymns is Frances Ridley Havergal's Take my life, which is simultaneously holistic, referring to the whole of life, and challenging – I can...

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  • How friendship can save a life

    Noeline found her passion for tailoring and actively pursued it. “I've loved sewing since I was young,” says Noeline, “So when I got a chance to be in...

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  • The Arabic satellite of love

    Why does God allow so much suffering? Why is God allowing war in my country Syria? My daddy told me that God is there and God exists but now I cannot see that. Is God still...

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  • The rubbish dump kids

    “If you can think of hell then I can imagine that hell’s probably a little bit better,” says BMS World Mission worker Charmaine Trendell. “This is a...

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  • The great Thai bake off

    The sweet scents of fresh focaccia, granary and soft white bread have been smelt this month as BMS worker Sarah Brown, working with our partner NightLight, began baking...

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  • Action Teams: The mystery of Min Y Don

    If you know anyone who has been on a BMS Action Team, ask them about Min Y Don. You will soon see a look of terror or a knowing smile appear upon their face. Don’t...

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  • Syrian refugees: ‘Helping as many as we can’

    “Hearing about the conflict is one thing,” says BMS partner Rev Jihad Haddad. “Sitting with these people who are crying in front of you, not knowing what...

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  • Revolutionising medicine in rural Nepal

    There are no experienced doctors in most rural Nepalese hospitals. Without the access to General Practitioners, the rural poor can either scrape together what money they...

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  • Pray for Guinea elections

    Excitement and trepidation. That is how the people of Guinea are viewing parliamentary elections, according to BMS mission worker Simon Wood.   Update: Since...

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  • A call to action – IMC begins

    “If God wants it to happen, it will happen,” were the words of encouragement Hannah James’ friend said as Hannah contemplated spending a gap year of...

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  • Cheap clothes: Think before you buy

    Have you ever come back from a lunchtime at the shops and proudly shown your colleagues an outfit you’ve bought at a bargain price?   Getting a good deal is...

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  • Exclusive interview with Jürgen Moltmann

    Drafted into the German army in 1944 at the age of 18 to fight in WWII, Jürgen Moltmann spent three years as a prisoner of war. Trapped in a camp in Belgium, he found...

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  • Lose a kidney, save a life

    Bayang Moise lost a healthy kidney. The 22 year old man from Fache, a small town only one mile outside the capital city N'Djamena, Chad, came to Guinebor II Hospital...

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  • Miracle. Murder. Miracle.

    Sunanda had tried everything to be healed of her epilepsy. Her village in West Bengal had prayed to many Hindu gods for healing. She had paid doctors and even tried...

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  • Development Interns: Preparing to change the world

    Exchanging lecture halls for farming fields and tutors for mission workers, Dan Barker, Henry Gathercole and Natalie Fabian are about to embark on an epic adventure....

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  • Church leaders: Are you ready for autumn?

    It is almost time to put your flip flops away! Don’t get the post-holiday blues – plan some exciting things for you and your church this autumn with these great...

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  • Cambridge church helps Ugandan café get online

    Back in March we told you about Jambo!, a European style café set up with the help of BMS World Mission worker Bethan Shrubsole in Kasese, Uganda. Popular for its...

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