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Festival of lights

Diwali, celebrated in early November , is one of the most important religious celebrations in Gujarat. It is called ‘the Festival of Lights.’ People decorate their homes with special candles and electric lights and fireworks are displayed for days without … Continue reading

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Joint heirs

God is moving among the Bhil people in southern Gujarat.  People in several churches have been learning not only how to share their faith, but also how to teach others to share the Good News.  A tribal group and mostly … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day, India!

  So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. John 8:36  On August 15, 1947, India became completely independent. The Indian flag was approved on July 22, and introduced to the Indian nation on August 15, … Continue reading

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Setting their hopes

1 Timothy 6:17 As for the rich in this present age, charge them not to be haughty, nor to set their hopes on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy.  Higher caste Hindus–those who are rich, educated, … Continue reading

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Earning merit

Ephesians 2:8-9 “For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith–and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God–not by works, so that no one can boast.” Ramadan begins this month. For four weeks Muslims in … Continue reading

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Without Hope

Job 7:6  My days are swifter than a weaver’s shuttle and come to their end without hope. Millions of elderly people live in Gujarat without hope because they have never heard of Jesus, never gave Him a place in their … Continue reading

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Out of Darkness

2Corinthians 4:6  For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. In Gujarat, the people constantly … Continue reading

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