Stories
As a young man, Roberto Mendoza was not following Jesus. His marriage was not thriving and he was feeling defeated. But then a friend shared the gospel with him and invited him to church. The pastor invited Roberto and his wife...

Aivars Treimanis and his wife Margita are coordinators for Multiplication Network Ministries (MNM) for the Church of God in Latvia. Two years ago, they participated in MNM’s church planter training. “That was when the Lord spoke...

Abu Zakari was born into a Muslim home in Techiman, Ghana and followed the teachings faithfully. Christian preachers would try to witness to her but with little success—“I hardly paid attention to them or what they had to...

Ignacio and Leivy are church planters alongside their children Catherine and Rey. They are planting a new church in a community named Café de Herrera in Los Solares area of Dominican Republic. They testify that they have seen the...

Before Alba Urbina had a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, she was full of anger. Her home life growing up was not stable and the absence of her father made her feel abandoned, fearful, and insecure. She developed severe...

Liliana Romero lives in Colombia and grew up in a Christian family. She has felt the call to serve God for many years, even before getting married. Liliana and her husband have served in various ministries over the years. They...

José Amaya Yactayo Story - Peru
María Mendoza is a church planter with the Church of God of Prophecy in Belize. Two years ago, she began the work of planting a church in the community of Mortumaro. She has to walk a little more than a mile to reach the area but...

José Amaya Yactayo Story - Peru
Before José Amaya followed Jesus, he looked to live life on his own terms. He cheated on his wife, drank excessively, and fought constantly with is family. “My home was destroyed,” admits José. “My kids didn’t want anything to do...

Josephine's Story - Tanzania
Josephine Elia was born into a religious family but they were not living in a God-honoring way. Josephine witnessed her mother constantly drinking alcohol and she couldn’t do anything to help her stop. At the same time, Josephine...

Esther's Story - Nigeria
Esther Oladele is a church planter in the village of Kiyan in Nigeria. This area was underdeveloped and was not somewhere a person would first consider for planting a church. The community practices several different religions...