On August 3, GFA’s Australia office is hosting The Bridge – a 42 km marathon! Supporters will walk, run, ride a bike for the full 42km, form a relay team, or walk a part of the trail as a family. The Bridge raises awareness and funds to help break the poverty cycle for the “untouchable” children of India. This year we want to help 100 children!Read More
Category Archives: Bridge of Hope
Children in Bridge of Hope centres are learning how to pray to their Father in heaven, and now it’s our turn to pray for them! Here are a few specific ways we can be praying for Bridge of Hope children: Faith in Jesus: Pray that through the stories and songs the children learn, their faith will develop and remain steadfast as they grow older! Family: As children attend Bridge of Hope, they begin to learn about the power of the real and living God,Read More
This year, our goal is to see 250 Bridge of Hope children sponsored by Mother’s Day! Helping a child in honour of your Mom could be the perfect gift idea. Not only will this in-honour gift be an incredible blessing to your Mom, but your sponsorship will also bring real hope to a child in South Asia and make an eternal difference in their life!Read More
Date May 10, 2013 Category Bridge of Hope
The heart of Gospel for Asia’s Bridge of Hope is to give love and hope to the most unprivileged children of South Asia. In this video, Gospel for Asia founder and president shares the dream that is the reason for starting Bridge of Hope. God is opening doors to share His love with people across South Asia, through the children!Read More
Even though there may not be a lot of street children here in North America, we can’t ignore the global reality: there are tens of millions of children all over the world who are living on the streets because of neglect, abuse, poverty, or abandonment. In India alone, there are 18 million street children, and an estimated 11 million children are separated from their families. Tens of thousands of baby girls are abandoned by their parents each year.Read More
Geeta’s life was a struggle. She and her family lived in poverty in the slums of India. Her husband abused her and when he left the family, she didn’t feel relief. Instead she felt despair! What would she do? How could she provide for herself and her two children?Read More
These islands are forgotten by the rest of the world, but God hasn’t forgotten about them. God has called these 18 missionaries to minister among the people here. And they have been able to effectively reach into these islands with the hope of Jesus!Read More
God loves every one of the men, women, and children that He created. That includes you and me! God loves us so much that 2,000 years ago He sent His Son to the earth to die for us. Jesus suffered and died to pay for our sins, so we can have salvation and hope — and then Jesus rose again, conquering death!
But so many people don’t know of this incredible love God has for them. Instead, many women and children face abuse and degradation from other sinful human beings. These people — who are so precious to Jesus — believe the lie that they’re worthless. But their lives can be transformed when they learn of salvation in Jesus! They need to discover their value in Christ!
Date February 27, 2013 Category Bridge of Hope
The Challenge: Marked at birth as “Untouchable” because they are born into a Dalit family, more than 300 million South Asians live in abject poverty and hopelessness. Another 400 million are classified as “Other Backward Caste.” These precious souls are so poor that they can’t even afford to send their children to school. The Answer: […]Read More
There are 300 million of them. Impoverished, abused, and exploited, they make up the slums of South Asia with no power to change their fate. The children run around freely in the streets while the parents toil long, hard hours to barely come up with enough money to keep the family fed – let alone […]Read More