Entries by Suneel Shivdasani

Diaspora Mission – Agape UK

Looking for South Asian partnerships As an Indian Christian growing up in Delhi, I was taught the rich heritage of Christians who shaped India and the world – from St Thomas (the doubter), to William Carey, Mother Teresa, Ravi Zacharias and more. Today, in the UK and abroad, God is raising up a new generation of […]

Diaspora mission – Lausanne’s Global Diaspora Network

“If diaspora Christians take mission seriously, they can be a really powerful force”  It’s ten years since the launch of Lausanne’s Global Diaspora Network, which was celebrated by a Global Diaspora Virtual Summit. See the report below, from TV Thomas, Chair of Lausanne’s Global Diaspora Network. We took the opportunity to find out more about […]

5:17 Prayer Day

We held a Zoom prayer session on 21st November (10.30 – 12.00). There were video messages from Kachhwa, Dehra Dun, Delhi and Kathmandu, as well as a live update about Sri Lanka. There was also time for sharing other prayer news and afterwards some stayed on for further chat and exchange of news. Some of […]

Videos from South Asia for your church or prayer group

Would you like a video message from our partners in South Asia for your church or prayer group? We have short videos (3-5 minutes) from Shankar and Blody in Kachhwa, Dinesh and Shannon (now in Dehra Dun), Devender Verma in Delhi, and Ram Prasad Shrestha in Kathmandu. We can send these to you if you […]

Points for prayer – January 2021

Communities of Grace International movement For Dr. Matthew George and his wife Latha as they work on the spiritual development of professional Christian healthcare workers. For the other missions/organisations who have partnered with this mission. For the participants to develop a missional mindset with a commitment to be Kingdom builders. For this mission to be […]

Dinesh & Shannon Panjwani

Dinesh & Shannon Panjwani have left Kachhwa after serving there for 10 years. Dinesh worked as a surgeon and was also senior elder in Kachhwa Bible Church. Shannon worked as a nurse practitioner, and spent a lot of time with local women, telling them about the Gospel and teaching the Bible.  They have moved to […]

New Book: Lives less ordinary

  Lives less ordinary: a story of fearless faith in an extraordinary God, Roy Summers, Fisherman’s Press, 2020. A gripping and important story of Marlin and Barbara Summers and the beginnings of South Asian ministry in Wolverhampton 196 pages, £7.50. Order from: www.fishermanspress.com

Points for prayer

Thank God for the ‘wholistic’ work of KTM, with each team contributing to change in all areas of life – mental, physical, spiritual, educational, social, economic and more. KTM urgently need at least one more senior doctor to join the team. Please also pray that God would bring more like-minded families to serve alongside the […]

Continuing responses to Covid-19 in South Asia: focus on the poor

Pakistan: Prayer – Care – Share – Fair Pakistan Partnership Initiative’s response is based on four beliefs: Prayer for Pakistan and its people Care as God’s people Share resources and energies Fair distribution to all “The pandemic continues to deepen its impact on Pakistan’s society, not only economic disruption but also additional strain on public […]

Diaspora mission

Outreach from New Zealand Kristian Harang and Radha live in Auckland, New Zealand. Kristian has been in touch with SAC ministries for over 20 years now. He runs a publishing firm and has so far printed and sent/given over 2000 copies of gospel tracts to Indian families living in Auckland. Additionally, he sent translated copies […]

Wholistic ministry means wholesome transformation

What does ‘wholistic’ mean? Shiv Pujan’s story tells it all. This is a story of grace and of God who loves the poor. The grace that reached out to the whole family of a 35-year-old man, through all the spokes in the wheel of Kachhwa Transformational Ministries. Shiv Pujan’s life turned upside down one night when […]