Bible Study

Overview of the Bible – Part 1

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Understanding the Bible should be the goal of every believer in Christ.  But, unfortunately, too many people give little time to actual Bible study.  Bible verses or books are picked at random to read because they are popular or they speak to a situation the reader is going through.   Your understanding of God’s Word will take on an exciting and enriching dynamic when you learn the “larger story” of Scripture and how ALL of the Bible fits into a narrative that starts “in the beginning” and ends with the Revelation written by the Apostle John. The 66 books of the Bible are […]

Giving Tuesday 2020 is DECEMBER 1!

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This #GivingTuesday — December 1 — you can help provide God’s Word to people in several regions of China… One significant event that HASN’T changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic is GIVING TUESDAY 2020 — that special day in the midst of so-called “consumer holidays”, like Black Friday and Cyber Monday. While those post-Thanksgiving, consumer-focused shopping days promise great deals on everything from DVDs to smart TVs, Giving Tuesday provides an outlet for more charitably-minded folks to give to their favorite nonprofit organization. Want to help this Giving Tuesday? CLICK HERE… A movement that began in 2012 to help boost […]

In Memoriam: Pastor Elson J. Thiek

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On September 14, EFCI Child Evangelist, Pastor Elson J. Thiek, suffered a fall from about 20′ while helping with a church construction at Hmarkhawlien.  He was rushed to a nearby clinic, and then to a hospital at Silchar, where they were able to do a CAT scan.  Pastor Thiek had suffered severe head injuries, and needed emergency surgery at Gauhati, but while they were arranging transportation to Gauhati, he passed into the arms of our Savior before surgery could be performed. Pastor Elson was one of the first graduates from the Partnership Mission Society English School, and received his B.Th. (2010) […]