Sharings

Learning Generosity in Assam

My journey for the mission to Assam and Bengal started on 27 May 2019 via the School of Discipleship in Bangalore. I was part of the summer mission crew to work on household servants training programmes for seven villages. I had little to give except for my experiences, action songs, and prayers – all in Hindi – a language that’s not my forte but I learnt it so that I could partake in the mission activities. I had a lot to gather – what to expect, to be careful about, how to go about our programmes, and what to eat, etc. There was a sense of excitement yet lots of doubts and concerns. I had over-packed and carried more than the essentials. But the Lord definitely led me to see the other side. Continue reading

Sharings

A glimpse of His ways

Amazing! is the right word for my experience of serving in the mission at Assam. I went there to mainly teach about households and how they work, but I ended up learning a lot more than what I shared. We started our journey from Bangalore and we didn’t realize that we wouldn’t have the luxuries of life while at the mission. Among the four of us from Mangalore, three had never been on a flight before, and we were nervous for a lot of reasons. Continue reading

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Assam Forever

“Will you be able to serve at the Assam mission this May?” I was asked, and I knew I had to! This was my second mission, yet I was equally thrilled and excited as if it was my first. I was initially very skeptic about the mission for various reasons, such as it was a two-week mission – a long time away from home, and I had concerns about electricity, food and especially the feeling of unworthiness; knowing that I was struggling to live out the very talks that I would have to give there. Little did I know what the Lord had in store for me in Assam. Continue reading

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Mission of God’s Love

“How fortunate!” I thought to myself one day, after saying YES to join the West Bengal CFCI Summer Mission Crew. Deep within, I always longed to do God’s work, share the Good News to more souls and draw them closer to God’s kingdom. And here, I had the opportunity for the very first time! Continue reading