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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March 2016 Newsletter

Mar 01, 2016 • All

The Power of a Godly Example Novia grew up in a Muslim family. Her harsh, uninvolved father spent most of his time gambling and cockfighting, leaving his wife to provide for the family and care for Novia and her younger brother. “My mother worked hard making food and cakes...

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Marriages are in Danger

Feb 26, 2016 • All

When you are in the fire, sometimes God sends a drop of refreshing water at just the right time. That’s how Grace felt when she received encouraging material that friends like you provided through your support of Back to God Ministries International. “I cannot begin to express the timeliness...

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January 2016 Newsletter

Jan 11, 2016 • All

When Wai* moved to the United States from China, he came with an open mind. As a scholar, he knew he could learn things that would further him in his career. He didn’t realize he’d learn things that would transform his entire life. “Ever since I came to the...

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November 2015 Newsletter

Nov 23, 2015 • All

Christmas in Cuba — All Year Long Pastor Tony Gonzales in Cuba has a hard time containing his excitement when new copies of the Cada Dia, Back to God Ministries International’s Spanish language devotional, arrive.The moment he holds the package in his hands, he feels like a little boy about to unwrap his first Christmas gift. “There...

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Led By My Heart: The Legacy of Ruth Baas

Sep 29, 2015 • All

Leaving a legacy began long ago for Ruth Baas, now 91 years old. Her history with Back to God Ministries International dates back to 1942, the days when Dr. Peter Eldersveld’s Back to God Hour messages were aired on Sunday mornings. She tuned in faithfully.  “I loved listening to the thought-provoking...

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Same Mission, New Look

Sep 02, 2015 • All

Seven years ago, Back to God Ministries International (BTGMI) updated its name to better reflect its international mission: to proclaim the Gospel, disciple believers, and strengthen the church through media resources in ten major world languages. Last year we celebrated 75 years of ministry. Now we are moving into the...

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Planting the Seed

Mar 09, 2015 • All

More than 50 years ago Ann Plantinga and her new husband, Jack, planted a tiny seed in the back corner of their yard. Today a majestic evergreen stands tall, giving beauty and shade to their home. Ann and Jack planted numerous seeds over the years, not only in the fertile...

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NRB Grants Award to Back to God Ministries International

Mar 04, 2015 • All

Each year NRB (National Religious Broadcasters) recognizes ministries who have made a significant impact in the world of media. On February 25, 2015 Back to God Ministries International received a Milestone Award for 75 years of continuous media ministry. Director Kurt Selles accepted the award on behalf of Back to...

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