How SIM is responding to COVID-19

Sprucing up Zoom youth group

Engaging young people in a church setting is difficult during the pandemic, but youth leaders in Latin America have begun to share ideas to make Bible study and fellowship captivating again.

Erica aims for Doro

New Zealand nurse Erica Aarsen is trusting God through the COVID-19 pandemic as she waits to start a long-term placement at Doro Clinic in South Sudan.

Heaven through her computer screen

Read how God surprised leadership coach Mariah* during the pandemic, allowing her to connect with and train people from all over the world.

From affected to involved to infected

Julieta Murillo, director of SIM Latin America, contracted COVID-19, suffered, and recovered with the Lord's help. Read her account.

Room to grow

Construction has restarted on building a new training centre that will help SIM workers in a South Asian country reach more people with the gospel.

Asule’s many homes

Gifted discipler Asule left north east India 12 years ago to share the gospel in Africa. Now, three places hold great importance to her. Read on to find out more about her journey.

Fighting for purity

There is a rising challenge to fight for Christ-like purity and resist sexual sin. Read about how SIM Ecuador has formed accountability groups to support young people as they strive in holiness.

Tiyamike sews COVID-19 protective gear

Thousands of COVID-19 face masks and protective gear are being made by women from Tiyamike, an SIM sewing programme in Malawi.

Italy refugees jeopardised by pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has intensified the struggle for survival that displaced people face in Italy. Read about the current needs of this demographic and how you can help.

Sports Friends Peru alleviates hunger during COVID-19

SIM’s project to feed impoverished families in Peru during the pandemic is growing swiftly in Lima.

Windows of Hope builds awareness for pandemic aftermath

Windows of Hope Zimbabwe and For Freedom held an awareness campaign and training for rural residents affected by the pandemic.

How your local church can respond to COVID-19

We've developed a video-based training initiative available for local church leaders, church volunteers, chaplains and others responding to COVID-19. Check it out now!

COVID-19 prompts first Gurmanchema Old Testament recording

Elisa realised the need for the Old Testament audio in Gurmanchema when COVID-19 disrupted the lives of her security guard's family. Find out more about this new recording project.

Community circulates food and SD cards by hand

Read how a community became couriers of food and SD cards to more than 100 households left hungry by COVID-19.

Relationships that save lives

Thanks to the relationship that CHETNA built with Mr Bahadur when his wife was dying, he and his family are getting the life-sustaining food they need to weather this global pandemic.

Hilary's plan for pupils

Hilary, serving as a teacher in Namibia, is adjusting to an online classroom of 27 six-year-olds due to the pandemic lockdown. Find out how her ministry continues with some stark changes.

Career coaching service available for COVID-19’s jobless

Motivated by the gospel, professional career coaches Daniel and Jeanie Ough are offering their free services to anyone without jobs during the pandemic. Read on to find out about this opportunity.

Loja church supports struggling members during COVID-19

A local church in Ecuador has been supporting struggling members during the pandemic. Read how financial aid through SIM allowed the church to extend more resources to families.

Telehealth ministry aids the hurting in South Asia during COVID-19

Read how SIM member Ingrid is using her physiotherapy skills through WhatsApp, while her husband Neil prays over the hurting.

From H1N1 to COVID-19: Rachel finds purpose in suffering

In light of the current pandemic, Rachel reflects on her younger brother's passing due to the H1N1 pandemic of 2009. Watch the video to find out how suffering drew her close to Christ.

How SIM is responding to COVID-19

Sprucing up Zoom youth group

Engaging young people in a church setting is difficult during the pandemic, but youth leaders in Latin America have begun to share ideas to make Bible study and fellowship captivating again.

Erica aims for Doro

New Zealand nurse Erica Aarsen is trusting God through the COVID-19 pandemic as she waits to start a long-term placement at Doro Clinic in South Sudan.

Heaven through her computer screen

Read how God surprised leadership coach Mariah* during the pandemic, allowing her to connect with and train people from all over the world.

From affected to involved to infected

Julieta Murillo, director of SIM Latin America, contracted COVID-19, suffered, and recovered with the Lord's help. Read her account.

Room to grow

Construction has restarted on building a new training centre that will help SIM workers in a South Asian country reach more people with the gospel.

Asule’s many homes

Gifted discipler Asule left north east India 12 years ago to share the gospel in Africa. Now, three places hold great importance to her. Read on to find out more about her journey.

Fighting for purity

There is a rising challenge to fight for Christ-like purity and resist sexual sin. Read about how SIM Ecuador has formed accountability groups to support young people as they strive in holiness.

Tiyamike sews COVID-19 protective gear

Thousands of COVID-19 face masks and protective gear are being made by women from Tiyamike, an SIM sewing programme in Malawi.

Italy refugees jeopardised by pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has intensified the struggle for survival that displaced people face in Italy. Read about the current needs of this demographic and how you can help.

Sports Friends Peru alleviates hunger during COVID-19

SIM’s project to feed impoverished families in Peru during the pandemic is growing swiftly in Lima.

Windows of Hope builds awareness for pandemic aftermath

Windows of Hope Zimbabwe and For Freedom held an awareness campaign and training for rural residents affected by the pandemic.

How your local church can respond to COVID-19

We've developed a video-based training initiative available for local church leaders, church volunteers, chaplains and others responding to COVID-19. Check it out now!

COVID-19 prompts first Gurmanchema Old Testament recording

Elisa realised the need for the Old Testament audio in Gurmanchema when COVID-19 disrupted the lives of her security guard's family. Find out more about this new recording project.

Community circulates food and SD cards by hand

Read how a community became couriers of food and SD cards to more than 100 households left hungry by COVID-19.

Relationships that save lives

Thanks to the relationship that CHETNA built with Mr Bahadur when his wife was dying, he and his family are getting the life-sustaining food they need to weather this global pandemic.

Hilary's plan for pupils

Hilary, serving as a teacher in Namibia, is adjusting to an online classroom of 27 six-year-olds due to the pandemic lockdown. Find out how her ministry continues with some stark changes.

Career coaching service available for COVID-19’s jobless

Motivated by the gospel, professional career coaches Daniel and Jeanie Ough are offering their free services to anyone without jobs during the pandemic. Read on to find out about this opportunity.

Loja church supports struggling members during COVID-19

A local church in Ecuador has been supporting struggling members during the pandemic. Read how financial aid through SIM allowed the church to extend more resources to families.

Telehealth ministry aids the hurting in South Asia during COVID-19

Read how SIM member Ingrid is using her physiotherapy skills through WhatsApp, while her husband Neil prays over the hurting.

From H1N1 to COVID-19: Rachel finds purpose in suffering

In light of the current pandemic, Rachel reflects on her younger brother's passing due to the H1N1 pandemic of 2009. Watch the video to find out how suffering drew her close to Christ.