Entries by John Cook

New Children Coming to the Home

This summer will be a very special time at our children’s home…lots of activity! First, in June a team of college-aged bravados from the US are coming to paint the building getting it ready for the new school year which begins in July. Next, we are expanding the number of children in our home to […]

Ministry Update

Update on Grace Bible College graduation, Grace Bible Memorial Chapel, Women’s Conference, and more. Central India – Excitement filled the air on February 14 as we dedicated this very special and beautiful chapel to the memory of Shirley Cook and to the glory of the Lord for future ministry. With over 500 in attendance, right […]


IMI College Outreach

Some special young people live very active lives in our Children’s Home; over the nine years since we built it, the paint is worn; the walls and roof need repairs. So, this June, we are asking young people 18+ interested in throwing their shoulders into fixing up our Children’s Home building to travel with us […]

Meet Matthew Mohod

Meet Matthew Mohod. He’s kind, handsome and soft-spoken. He’s also a recent graduate of Grace Bible College (last month). We’ve been Matthew’s sponsors at GBC throughout his education and big fans of his since he was a very little boy. We chose to invest $100 per month into his Bible education for the past three […]

A New Football for the Boys…

Do you have a favorite hobby? Maybe building model airplanes, sewing doll clothes, or playing a favorite sport? At our Children’s Home in central India, one of the favorite sports is football, or as we call it here in the States, soccer! As I watched the boys play football this past October, I was filled […]

Iraq Update – October

As I prepare this update, I’m in India with our team anticipating our National Pastors’ Conference which is all next week. I’m thrilled that we will hold these meetings with our local pastors in our new Grace Bible College chapel for the first time! Would you please join us and uphold this time in your […]


Dr John Cook on KLOVE Radio

On September 24, 2014 I was interviewed on KLOVE Radio. Read the story and listen to the audio recording. Selected Quotes “People that have fled from Mosul fled to Qaraqosh because thinking that this is a Christian city that they’d be safe there. ISIS came there and they had to flee up to Erbil.” “Believers in […]