Missiles flew over our office in Iraq

On January 8, Iran launched several missiles at Iraq in retaliation for the killing of General Qasem Soleimani, Iran’s most powerful military commander, earlier in the month. Several flew over the area where one of our offices in Iraq is located. All our staff and those in the Child Sponsorship Program are safe. While initially […]

What Makes Indigenous Ministries’ Role With Nationals Unique?

With a passion to see people drawn to the Lord Jesus Christ and then to live in a growing relationship with him, what are the unique contributing factors that are bringing this outcome through IM? Nationals are naturals at reaching their own peoples. There are many places that are almost impossible for the westerners to […]

Christmas Parties in Iraq

Throughout Iraq in December, many children had a wonderful Christmas because of our amazing teams there and in Colorado Springs, and because of our gracious sponsors here in the US! All this was happening in the middle of the Iraqi revolution…we love and admire our ministry teams who are doing a great job of keeping […]

Christmas Parties in Egypt

Thank you to our Indigenous Ministries family who so generously gave so that the children in Egypt and Iraq in IM’s Child Sponsorship Program might enjoy a special Christmas.  The children look forward to these events all year long and these events bring the families together with staff.   Christmas is a precious time to […]

2019 Year End Greatest Need Fund

When the Lord brings challenges, you look at the test he has put in front of you and it gives you a pause. You meet the challenge and later you are thankful that He has brought you through that test. There are other times when the Lord presents you a challenge you did not expect […]

What is the Difference Between Indigenous Ministries and Others Working With Refugees?

First, with PLENTY of refugees in dire need of help in the Middle East, we bless others who effectively help in the name of Jesus. In fact, for years, we have worked in productive partnerships with a number of wonderful ministries in four countries in the Middle East.   Secondly, while we do give refugees […]

Egypt Church Building Goes Up

A brand new church building is going up in Egypt after years of waiting!  We praise God that soon this building of bricks, concrete and mortar will be a beautiful place of worship. This is one of Indigenous Ministries’ church plants in a very challenging area in Egypt, one full of “resistance.” But, God is […]

Refugee Family Starts Life Over for the 2nd Time

Kurdistan – One of our families whose children are in our Refugee Child Sponsorship Program in Iraq shared their story with our visitation team this week.  In 2014, they considered themselves to have a comfortable life in the small town they lived in on the outskirts of Mosul, Iraq. When ISIS, or, ISIL, began intervening […]

Annual Backpack & School Supplies Campaign

Last month we announced the launch of this fundraiser to provide backpacks, school supplies, uniform and socks and shoes for all the children in our sponsorship programs in Iraq, Egypt and The Philippines.  The cost is $83.00. Any amount sent in for this project will be cheerfully used for these children. It’s our prayer that […]

Helping Women Find Their Future & Joy in Christ

Ladies – check out these great ways to help women! English classes in Iraq – We’re starting these classes with 100 Yazidi widows in northern Iraq, and $75 provides English classes and counseling for one widow. Thank you for your prayers as our team shares hope in Christ with them!! Fall 2017 & Winter 2018 […]