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Sharing Peace By Sharing God’s Word
08. July 2016 Friends of Gideons
While earning his degree at South Texas College, Daniel Silguero received a New Testament from a Gideon participating in a Scripture distribution. Already a believer, he thanked the Gideon, slipped the New Testament into his backpack, and promptly forgot about it. On July 24, 2015, Daniel was diagnosed with leukemia. The news came as a […] The post Sharing Peace By Sharing God’s Word appeared first on The Gideons International.
Equipping The World’s Military For Spiritual Battle
01. July 2016 Military
The Gideons International officially began distributing Scriptures to soldiers in 1941 at induction centers under the motto, “arm them with the Gospel too.” While Gideons are mostly known for placing God’s Word in hotels, reaching the lost with the Gospel includes distribution of Scriptures at the military installations of a multitude of countries, including The […] The post Equipping The World’s Military For Spiritual Battle appeared first on The Gideons International.
God Brings A Harvest In Uganda
24. June 2016 International Scripture Blitzes
The Gideons International partners with churches in 200 countries, territories and possessions to reach lost men, women, boys and girls with God’s Word, so that lives may be transformed by the Gospel as they receive Jesus as their Lord and Savior. One of the countries where Gideons place and distribute God’s Word is Uganda. This […] The post God Brings A Harvest In Uganda appeared first on The Gideons International.
Gideons Bring Living Water To Uganda
17. June 2016 International Scripture Blitzes
Last week, Gideons and Auxiliary hosted the 2016 Uganda International Scripture Blitz in the cities of Hoima and Masindi. Thousands of students now have their own copy of God’s Word they can take home to their families. There are so many testimonies from people placing their faith in Christ after having a Scripture placed in […] The post Gideons Bring Living Water To Uganda appeared first on The Gideons International.
Gideons Partner Across The World To Reach The Lost for Christ
10. June 2016 Pastor Stories
The Gideons International partners with churches in 200 countries, territories and possessions to help reach the lost with God’s Word. Ultimately, this results in more men, women, boys, and girls coming to know Jesus as Lord and Savior. One of the churches Gideons partner with is Crossroads Fellowship, a 1,200 member congregation in the coastal […] The post Gideons Partner Across The World To Reach The Lost for Christ appeared first on The Gideons International.
Ride for Christ
02. June 2016 Uncategorized
Brent Young is a 54-year-old Gideon from Warsaw, Missouri. Like many of his fellow Gideons, he enjoys watching people come to Christ, handing out the Word of God, and hearing testimonies of how God is changing lives around the world. However, Young’s ministry is unique in one way—he operates from the saddle of a red […] The post Ride for Christ appeared first on The Gideons International.
Sharing God’s Word On Rocky Soil
24. May 2016 Friends of Gideons
Last week, Gideons in Malaysia welcomed Gideons from other parts of the world as they came together to witness and share God’s Word during the 2016 Malaysia International Scripture Blitz. On the Sunday before leaving for the blitz, Montie Matlock, a Gideon from Jackson, Tennessee, stood in the hallway of Englewood Baptist Church with his […] The post Sharing God’s Word On Rocky Soil appeared first on The Gideons International.
From Prisoner To Professor
13. May 2016 Testimonies
Chris Yuan Testimony from The Gideons International on Vimeo. Christopher Yuan was at home when he heard a knock at his front door. He opened the door to find himself surrounded by a dozen federal agents and police officers, as well as two large German shepherds. For Christopher’s parents, this moment was an answer to […] The post From Prisoner To Professor appeared first on The Gideons International.
A Child Of God Whose Life Touched Many
06. May 2016 testimony
On April 17th, Mary Kay Beard passed into the presence of the Lord. As a frequent speaker at events of The Gideons International, she shared the powerful testimony of how Jesus changed her life. And there’s no doubt her story will continue to inspire those who hear it. As a notorious safecracker and bank robber, […] The post A Child Of God Whose Life Touched Many appeared first on The Gideons International.
In the Aftermath of Ecuador’s Earthquake, Gideons Share the Hope of Jesus with...
03. May 2016 Uncategorized
As faithful Christians, Gideons and their wives are dedicated to telling people about Jesus, no matter what the circumstances. So when a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck Ecuador in April, The Gideons International implemented the Disaster Scripture Distribution Program. Members of The Gideons in Ecuador responded by placing copies of God’s Word into the hands of those […] The post In the Aftermath of Ecuador’s Earthquake, Gideons Share the Hope of Jesus with Survivors appeared first...