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 […]

Middle East Crisis – Horror, Hope, and Good News

Horror Just a few days ago, I received the horrific news that a pastor from northern Iraq, pictured, right, was killed by ISIS after the delay of a ransom payment that was to be paid by his church in Mosul… this comes on the heels of news of the Japanese reporter who was killed for […]

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 […]

A Wedding in the Midst of Hopelessness!

UPDATE ON IRAQI RELIEF PROJECT A Wedding in the midst of hopelessness! As your funds and prayers continue, so do the relief efforts our team on the ground in northern Iraq are dispersing faithfully. Please, pray for them; they are exhausted and yet continue to press on helping thousands. With so much devastating news coming […]

Iraqi Relief Fund Update

UPDATE ON IRAQI RELIEF PROJECT Thank you for your prayers and generous financial gifts helping the Christian refugees in Iraq. I’m humbled and thrilled at the great response we have had to this appeal. Chase and I have just returned from northern Iraq a week and a half ago, however, I am moved by the […]

Refugee Camps in Iraq

UPDATE ON IRAQI RELIEF “When God chooses to test a people, is he going to do it in a way that is easy?: an Iraqi pastor said, “Following Christ in an islamic culture is not an easy thing. But God has a plan” personally as I assess the situation, I see that God is using […]

Relentless Trust in Turbulent Times

The day was blistering hot as we went with Pastor Abu-dani to the Jordan river, there to participate in the baptism of two Iraqi men of Islamic background. They had come to a saving knowledge of Christ and wanted to make a public profession through believers baptism! Pastor Abu Danni and Dr. John Cook baptized […]

Partnering with Local Iraqi Churches

Local Iraqi Churches Respond to Crisis and Partner with Indigenous Ministries Bringing Aid to Refugees. As a ministry, we are partnering with churches in Iraq to help the Christian refugees. In the headline photo above, you see some of our Brothers and Sisters who are reaching out to Christian refugees with food, water, personal supplies. They […]