Curiosity after class
SIM worker Wade* found himself with a rare opportunity after he offered to discuss the Kingdom of God with his elementary level English class. One of his students, who is Muslim, said, “This is a really interesting topic ... Could we discuss this in the morning?”
We have a dynamic and flexible approach that mobilises workers to support local churches and work alongside like-minded organisations, to further the work God is already doing.
The Mabaan Church stands for peace
In early December 2020, fighting broke out in the southern region of our Mabaan County between two groups of young men. Pastor Andrew felt called to intervene by asking for peace.
Running water today, living water tomorrow
Faithful Witness worker Peter noticed a need for safe drinking water in his new West African home. By providing a source, the team believes God is using this to open people’s hearts to the gospel.
Luis finds hope in our Redeemer
Luis struggled with alcoholism but found support in a local church and SIM. Read about how he began to understand who God is and started to heal.
Joy in the face of death
SIM worker Walter serves with Life Challenge Africa in Kenya, which seeks to show Christ’s love to Muslim neighbours. He recounts his unique experience as a COVID-19 patient and the grace God provided him during suffering.
Pray with us for Afghanistan
In light of the Taliban taking control of Afghanistan again, we seek the Lord in prayer for the vulnerable at risk and others in these volatile circumstances. Will you join us?
Pray with us for Haiti
Our hearts are heavy for Haiti in the wake of the earthquake on 14 August 2021. Please join us in prayer for the nation and people affected.
Being one in a million: hope through occupational therapy
God uses occupational therapy to help Nigeriens regain mobility and engage with their world in new ways.
Disability in Kenya: Reaching out to the Hidden and Forgotten
Life is tough for families coping with disabilities in Kenya. Working with the local church, Sports Friends Kenya believes it can make a long-term transformation in their lives.
Grieve Memorial Clinic video
The Grieve Memorial Clinic in Doro, South Sudan, holistically serves the needs of more than 100,000 South Sudanese refugees and Mabaan people.
South Sudan Water Project video
The South Sudan Water Project has been installing, maintaining and repairing boreholes that provide clean water for more than 20,000 people in Doro. Easier access, cleaner water.
Stories that matter
Tim Coleman heard God’s voice saying “Go tell stories that matter.” That's what he seeks to do along our SIM Stories team: tell stories that transform and shift our hearts closer to the heart of God.
10 Pictures to help you understand ministry in Asia
Helping the good news about Jesus Christ flourish on the continent of Asia is a task fraught with unique challenges and opportunities. It's not always easy for people in other parts of the world to understand how the mission of bringing the gospel - in the most holistic sense of that word - to Asia works. We've grabbed 10 photos from the SIM Stories archives that might help clear things up a bit...
Great news for Good Kids
An hour’s drive out from the city of Chiang Mai, behind a few narrow, winding country roads lined with rice paddies, the Good Kids Preschool is tucked away. It is a quiet morning in the village, but the schoolyard is alive with noise and movement. The school seems like any other at first glance: children running haphazardly to and fro and playing before school starts.
Wiping bottoms and bringing good news
“Local men often just live whatever lifestyle they choose but women are still generally doing most of the work and are home with the kids." Carol, her husband Anthony, and their three young children live in Central Asia. Officially, their role is church planting amongst the Muslim Yee people, but as yet there are too few believers in the area to plant one.
A new hope
Pioneer ministry in Central Asia comes alive in this perceptive and engaging story of a mission team and their encounters with a community which does not know Christ
International Leadership and Services
SIM International Leadership and Services facilitates SIM’s task of extending the kingdom of God by giving leadership and support, defining policy and best practices, and providing administrative services.
Diary of a rescue
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