Tag Archives: people groups

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

Posted in Believers, Religions of India, The Lost | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

And He healed them

Mat 15:30-31 “And great crowds came to him, bringing with them the lame, the blind, the crippled, the mute, and many others, and they put them at his feet, and he healed them,  so that the crowd wondered… And they glorified … Continue reading

Posted in The Lost | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kunbi

There are over 7 million Kunbi in the state of Gujarat.    Traditionally, Kunbi are “tillers of the soil”, but they are also herdsmen and laborers. Of these people, 0.04% claim to know Jesus Christ.  The rest of these people live … Continue reading

Posted in Hinduism, The Lost | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chamar of Gujarat

The Chamar are among the largest untouchable people groups in India; untouchable because of their traditional occupation of tanning leather.  To be untouchable, according to Indian-Hindu tradition, is to be undesirable, or unworthy of any sort of consideration or provision … Continue reading

Posted in The Lost | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Turn to Me

Isaiah 45:22  “Turn to me and be saved, all the ends of the earth! For I am God, and there is no other. Pray today for the people of Gujarat.  Ask God to send His word, to send His people, … Continue reading

Posted in The Lost | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Forgotten

Because Ahmedabad is one of the fastest growing cities in India, there are thousands of transient workers here. These transient workers come to build buildings. They live next to or in the buildings as they build them. They have no … Continue reading

Posted in The Lost | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The shepherds

Psalm 23:1  The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want. The Rabari are Hindus of western India, whose primary job is herding cows and water buffalo. They regard Durga and Shiva as their supreme deities.  Rama, Ganesh, Shiva, Durgadevi … Continue reading

Posted in The Lost | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment