A Heritage of Missions

Nov 02, 2016 • All, English

Nancy Smits comes from a long line of mission-hearted family members. Her grandfather, Calvin Schaap, served on the “Back to God Hour” board and even traveled to the island of Bonaire one winter to work on building a radio tower when BTGMI was expanding broadcast outreach from there. Her great-grandfather...

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What They Intended for Harm, God Intended for Good

Jul 21, 2016 • All

It wasn’t an accident. Before the burning tiles were thrown onto the roof, the arsonists had turned off the water source to the church, making it impossible to extinguish the fire.

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God Used a Radio to Open Patar’s Heart

Jul 11, 2016 • All

HARD-HEARTED. That’s how Patar’s wife used to describe him. For the past 8 years, she asked him to go to church with her, but every time he would refuse. “The last time I went to church was my wedding day,” he says. “That day the pastor gave us a Bible...

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Global Obstacles to Spreading the Gospel

Jul 11, 2016 • All

You Help Break Down these Walls Geographical Challenges Indonesia is made up of more than 14,000 islands. It has an estimated population of more than 255 million people, the majority of whom are Muslim. Island countries separated by miles of oceanWar-torn and dangerous areasVillages that are far outside of towns...

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A Muslim movement towards the Gospel

Jun 06, 2016 • All

God is at work in the hearts of Muslims and you can be a part of it! More Muslims are coming to know Jesus now than at any other time in the last 1,400 years. A statement like: “More Muslims are coming to know Jesus now than any other time...

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Speaking the Right Language

May 25, 2016 • All

In the past few years there have been some amazing viral videos about children who, thanks to technology, are able to hear or communicate for the very first time. It’s hard to watch those videos and not get a little choked up. I know I do. Those videos are so...

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Legacy Tribute: Abe and Elsa

May 16, 2016 • All

Abe and Elsa immigrated to the Chicago area from the Netherlands in the 1950s. Their early days were difficult, but they both worked hard, and God had a plan for them. They lived frugally and were able to purchase a piece of property including a small house and eight residential...

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Ten Languages, One GOAL

Apr 29, 2016 • All

You’re Sharing the Gospel to the World. Your gifts and support are sharing the Gospel with countless individuals from your city all the way to Tanzania and everywhere inbetween. The numbers below show how many countries are impacted by each language ministry through printed materials, digital media, television, radio or a combination of...

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It Was No Accident

Apr 29, 2016 • All

Your Willingness + God’s Plan = a Changed Life Most days, Roberta wakes up with her stomach growling. She only gets enough to eat when she goes to the Salvation Army for lunch and dinner.  At 60 years old, she felt hopeless until someone like you put a copy of Back to God Ministries International’s Today devotional on...

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You Can Shine the Light

Apr 16, 2016 • All

Even in the darkest room, a single candle can’t be ignored. Light always outweighs the darkness. That’s how God intended it. Our world today has so much darkness. Terrorist attacks, famines, war, disease, earthquakes, floods…the list could go on and on. It’s tragic. But being surrounded by so much darkness...

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