“I was imprisoned in a foreign country,” said Kul in South Asia. “Because of poverty in my country, I went abroad to work. I knew the pay would be low, but it was the only option I saw. When I lost my passport, the government put me in jail. Month after month, I asked each god I know of to release me from the unexpected punishment in this foreign country. My days were dark and uncertain. I thought my life would be lost in this foreign place.
You help bring forgiveness and transformation to the imprisoned… “I went to jail for beating a JESUS Film team member,” said Himanshu in South Asia. “I was a drunkard and bad person. For no reason, I beat a man who tried to share good news with me. The team member did not turn me in, but someone else did. When the team member heard I was in a jail, he immediately came to seek my release.
You help bring forgiveness and transformation to the imprisoned… “By 17 years old, I was in a juvenile center,” said Neufar in Colombia. “As soon as I was set free, I went back to a life of crime. This time I was sentenced to 10 years in prison. People would speak of the transforming power of Jesus, but my heart was hard. As prison life became increasingly difficult, my heart softened toward God. The JESUS Film was shared and I met Christ!
Your prayers help bring honor to demoralized women… "Sahara selected a relative for her husband to marry," shared a team member in Nepal. "Because Sahara was unable to have children, her husband was planning to take a second wife. Sahara felt it would be to her benefit if it were someone close to her. She helped her husband in making his choice.
Your prayers help bring honor to demoralized women… "Luciana had no hesitation," said a team member in Brazil. "We visited with her in her home showing her the JESUS Film for women, Magdalena. Without hesitation, she confessed Jesus as her only Lord and Savior. The change in Luciana impacted her family. Peace and harmony exists in the household."
Your prayers help bring honor to demoralized women… "My husband recently died," said the widow in Mexico. "The JESUS Film team came to hold an event in our community. I was so encouraged I offered my home for discipleship classes. As I read God's Word, I felt Him talking to my heart. His Word is becoming real to me. I feel the strength of the Lord in my life.
Your prayers help bring honor to demoralized women… "I was an alcoholic and prostitute,"said Rosangel in the Dominican Republic. "Many in my community lived the same lifestyle. Tonight Jesus touched my heart and I accepted Him into my life. I am a new person. I want to share with my neighbors the greatness of God. I want a change in my community. I know Jesus can do it, as He did with me."
You bring honor to demoralized women… "He left me for a woman who 'understood' him," said a mother in Ecuador. "I ran off with a man because I was unhappy in my home life. After I became pregnant, he began to treat me differently. When the baby was born, he simply left one day and didn't return. He did not say a word. Finally, he called me telling me he had met another woman.