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Haryana Brethren Ministries -Update May 2013

Posted by Brethren News on May 3, 2013 at 7:40 PM Comments comments ()

Haryana Brethren Ministries - Update May 2013

Thankyou so much for praying for our Haryana. The outreach in Sonipat wentvery well from April 24th—26th. We were able to share the Gospel withso many people who ever heard about Christ, never seen a Bible, neverseen a church, never met a Christ.


The need of Haryana is “Prayer”, also need committed workers to stay in Haryana and develop the ministry.


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Australian Indian Brethren Family Conference 2013 - Report

Posted by Brethren News on April 28, 2013 at 8:05 PM Comments comments ()



Dear loving and valuable Prayer Partners,


Warm greetings from Melbourne, Australia!


We thank you for your prayer support for the Australian Brethren Family Conference 2013.  The three days of the Australian Indian Brethren Family Conference from April 04 to 07, 2013, with the theme from Col 2:7 "Rooted ...

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Legacy of Bro. U M Dorairaj

Posted by Brethren News on April 25, 2013 at 2:15 PM Comments comments ()

"The First Brethren Martyr: The Legacy Of UM Dorairaj"

Written by Dr. Johnson C. Philip

UM Dorairaj is the first Brethren assembly martyr in India, but very few people have heard about him. That is because he lived, ministered, and died in a generation when books, newspapers, and cameras were not common in India....

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Thanksgiving and Dedication of new assembly hall: Hissar Brethren Fellowship, Haryana

Posted by Brethren News on April 16, 2013 at 2:55 PM Comments comments ()

Hissar Brethren Fellowship

C2-5, New Model Town, Hisar-125 005, Haryana, India

Mob. +91-94167 80320


Beloved brother/ brethren,

We greet you in the name of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Thank you so much for your prayer and support in the past.

We invite your esteemed presence on the occasion of dedication and thanks giving service of our newly constructed Assembly hall on 20...

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Emmaus Ministries Update: Apr 16, 2013

Posted by Brethren News on April 15, 2013 at 6:45 PM Comments comments ()



South Africa - Marlon Govender

Praise the Lord that the mail strike is finished. Pray that all mail will now be delivered and they will catch up on correcting courses.


Praise the Lord that there are 250 of our courses used repeatedly by students. Students do the exams on blank paper and the course booklet is passed on to the next person.

Puerto Rico - Esther Frey

Esther has ma...

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Bro. Subbiah, Devarkulam, Tamil Nadu

Posted by Brethren News on April 11, 2013 at 3:25 PM Comments comments ()

Beloved Brethren,

Greetings to you all in the Name of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.       

I was astonished, when I was requested to share the Word of God in a Thanksgiving meeting, in a big village, Devarkulam, situated between Tirunelveli and Sankarankoi, Tamilnadu.

 Bro.Subbiah -[ otherwise known as Subbiah Asari because of his profession - blacksmith- fixing iron shoes for bullocks] now 70 years old, one of the first fruits of the village...

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Ministry Update from Gwalior: Evg. Ranjit Bagh

Posted by Brethren News on April 9, 2013 at 5:35 AM Comments comments ()

Dear brethren in the Lord,

Thanks a lot for your prayer.

Last month Dr Johnson C.Philip and family was with us. We had a blessed ministry in the city of Gwalior and surrounding villages.

When Dr Johnson C.Philip came here ,it was a great encouragement for all the believers and Evangelists in this region. We had two weeks program .Every day we used to go to the villages to encourage the local believers and visited new villages where we have some contact. Most of the  pla...

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Graduation: Rehoboth Theological Institute, Thrissur

Posted by Brethren News on April 8, 2013 at 6:15 AM Comments comments ()

RTI Phone: +91-9249515899

Source: Adelphoi News (Apr 8, 2013)

Bro. C A Samuel, Ozhathil, Pathanamthitta

Posted by Brethren News on April 8, 2013 at 1:25 AM Comments comments ()

A note of thanks

Last weak, our dear Bro. C.A. Samuel had a thorough blood check up, and doctors made it clear that his blood does not contain any symptoms of blood cancer. He has been taking treatment for the same since March 2012. He needs to have further check up after 3 months for confirming his healing.

Believers from India and abroad have been praying for Bro. Samuel and he has received his healing from the Lord.

He expresses ...

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Ministry Update: Kurukshetra, Haryana

Posted by Brethren News on April 7, 2013 at 6:20 AM Comments comments ()

Baptism Ceremony in Kurukshetra, Haryana

Haryana: Kurukshetra ministries are going on well. Evg. Manoj Kumar is serving the Lord here for the  last two and half years. He is from Bahadurgarh Assembly, Haryana.

Kurukshetra had opened the door through YMEF. Five local people accepted Lord Jesus Christ as their Lord and Saviour. God willing, their baptism ceremony will be conducted on April 11th at Chandigarh Assembly. Evg. David Jose will be ...

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Financial help for immediate surgery: Sis Sangita Thakur

Posted by Brethren News on April 6, 2013 at 3:05 PM Comments comments ()

Urgent Prayer Request: Sis Sangita Thakur, W/O Evg. Awadhesh Thakur, Kolkata

UPDATE : Adelphoi News (Apr 7, 2013)

She has gone through Ureter stone surgery in a Nursing home.  Now she is keeping well and feeling better. She has been released from hospital, and now at home. We thank all God's people for your prayer and financial support to this family.

After 15 days, again she will go for test a...

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Financial help for wedding provided - FIBA

Posted by Brethren News on April 4, 2013 at 4:15 PM Comments comments ()

Helping families financially to conduct weddings.

In accordance with the vision of FIBA, it is our pleasure to inform you that financial help is being arranged to conduct weddings for eight  young ladies from Kerala and Tamil Nadu this year.  Thanks to our good Lord for enabling us to take this great step.  While we ar...

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Urgent Prayer: Sis. Jessy, Christian Assembly, Dubai

Posted by Brethren News on April 4, 2013 at 2:00 PM Comments comments ()

Sis. Jessy, wife of Mr. Jiji Thomas Checkattu, Christian Assemby, Dubai

UPDATE Adelphoi News (Apr 4, 2013)

By the Grace of God, Jessy had been discharged from the hospital on 7 March 2013. Her recovery was faster than the expectation of all the Doctors. Our merciful God answered the prayers of the saints all over the world. Ps. 103:3. Currently she is undergoing two sessions of Physiotherapy per week. God wil...

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Ministry Update: Jalandhar, Punjab. Evg. Johnson J Titus

Posted by Brethren News on April 4, 2013 at 6:50 AM Comments comments ()

Dear Beloved brethren in the Lord,

Greetings in the precious Name of our Lord and savior Jesus Christ from Jalandhar, Punjab.

I hope that this prayer letter will find you in good health. We are continually praying for you all who are standing and praying with us.

Our ministry in this place is going on well. Seven people accepted and obeyed the Lord in Baptism. We by His mercies and grace are growing in quality & quantity way according to Bibilical fundamental truths. Man...

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Commendation: Bro. Akshaya Kumar Naik, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Posted by Brethren News on April 4, 2013 at 6:40 AM Comments comments ()

Source: Adelphoi News (Apr 4, 2013)

Mrs. Molly Paul, Punjab

Posted by Brethren News on April 1, 2013 at 2:05 AM Comments comments ()


Dear fellow believers in the Lord,

Greetings to you in the Matchless Name of our Risen Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Mrs. Molly Paul is under going chemo therapy treatment for the Cancer.  The third cycle of chemo treatment will start on  03rd April 2013.

In the mean time, due to weakness, tremors and giddiness, all of a sudden, she had a fall in the bathroom on 29th March evening. By the grace...

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Sis. Kamalam Das, M/O Evg. Victor D, Trivandrum

Posted by Brethren News on March 31, 2013 at 3:10 PM Comments comments ()

UPDATE Adelphoi News Apr 4, 2013

The angioplasty was successful. There were 2 blocks and the doctor put one stent and she is recovering. Please remember this dear sister in your prayers.

(Matter sent by Bro. Jijo D. Paul)

Dear brethren,

Sister Kamalam Das, mother of Evg. Victor. D, Nellikakuzhy, Trivandrum is admitted in ICU, S K Hospital, Trivandrum afer a heart attack today. Please do pray for her speedy recovery. For m...

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Pricilla John, New Zealand

Posted by Brethren News on March 28, 2013 at 3:30 PM Comments comments ()


Update: Adelphoi News (Mar 29, 2013)

By the grace of God, Pricilla's surgery went on well. The family is thankful to all prayer partners.

Update: Adelphoi News (Mar 19, 2013)

Pricilla John, 4 years, New Zealand (grand daughter of Baby Mathew, Aymanam/Bahrain) diagnosed with third cyst in her brain. She underwent 2 surge...

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Emmaus Ministries Update: Mar 25, 2013

Posted by Brethren News on March 27, 2013 at 2:05 PM Comments comments ()

Week of March 25 through April 7, 2013


Pennsylvania – Bill Hulshizer

We have one inmate who recently got saved after 69 years of being an atheist. It is amazing what our God can do. He has no limits. We are guilty of putting limits on Him.

ECS Ministries – Darlene Fizer

Thank the Lord for a good response to some of the ECS booklets at the ladies...

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Ministry Update from Evg. K. Paul, Chennai

Posted by Brethren News on March 26, 2013 at 1:55 PM Comments comments ()

Letter from Evg. K. Paul, Chennai

Dear brethren in Christ,                   

Greetings in the holy name of the Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. By His grace through your prayers we are keeping well and doing fine in the Lord's ministry here in Chennai and Andhra Pradesh. We are very thankful to all the saints who have been praying for our ministry and my fam...

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