Doors: Opportunities to assist
Churches working in Bangladesh seek partners to support ministers, fund mission trips and sponsor schoolchildren. For more information, contact the 16th and Decatur church, Washington, at (202) 882-4711.
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
World Bible School seeks funds to help with printing of Portuguese-language Bible correspondence courses for Brazil. About $1,000 a month also are needed to support two families working with the ministry.
Contributions can be sent to: Bridgewood Church of Christ, 6516 Brentwood Stair Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76112, marked WBS Brazil. For more information, call Charley Huffman at (806) 792-3172 or e-mail [email protected].
Bangui, Central African Republic
Workers who assist French-speaking churches around the world seek additional support for Youri Bessin, a national church leader in Bangui.
Bessin was one of the first three students of the French World Bible School to be baptized in Bangui and later trained at the French Bible School in Banso, Cameroon. He has worked for two years as a minister and receives support of $50 per month. He needs at least $100 more per month.
For more information, contact elder Howard South at (256) 852-4542 or [email protected] or Doyle Kee at [email protected].
Vlado Psenko, minister in Zagreb, hosts Valley of Blessings, a radio show that reaches listeners in the Croatian capital.
He seeks funds to expand the program to eastern Croatia, where a radio station is offering daily, three-minute slots.
Contributions may be marked “Croatian radio ministry” and sent to: Northeast Church of Christ, 3506 Edwards Rd., Taylors, S.C., 29687. For more information, e-mail [email protected].
The Normandie church, Los Angeles, has launched a fund-raising effort for 34 churches in a 50-mile radius of Oron Town and the Christian Secondary Technical School in the village of Oyubia.
The church seeks $50,000 to meet needs including dormitory beds, Bibles, medical supplies and scholarships.
To contribute or for more information, contact Carver Henderson at (323) 750-3212 or write to: Church of Christ, 6306 S Normandie Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90044.
St. Petersburg, Russia
The Institute of Theology and Christian Ministry provides a master’s degree-level theological education with classes taught by American professors from Christian universities. The institute seeks prayer and financial support.
Contributions may be sent to: Institute of Theology and Christian Ministry, c/o Brentwood Oaks church of Christ, 11908 N. Lamar, Austin, Texas 78753. For more information, call (866) 278-5898.