A Time of Weakness and Acceptance

A Time of Weakness and Acceptance

By Sheena Ferrer, Writer, CBN Asia, Inc. “The hour I first believed, I admitted that I was weak and needed help. And in a snap, an unexpected help arrived — my life was changed forever after that.” These are the resounding words of Ginnie*, a Filipino missionary who lives in a city in Western Thailand with a large Muslim population. She […]

This week at CBN Asia – September 15, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – September 15, 2014

Against All Odds for Christ

Against All Odds for Christ

By Sheena Ferrer, Writer, CBN Asia,Inc. They threw her in prison and considered her a communist for reading the bible and sharing her faith. She lived in an era where almost everything is prohibited—whether it’s a small act of kindness, a parcel of hope for the poor and the oppressed, and even a showcase of faith will be considered as […]

A Faithful Servant of a Faithful God

A Faithful Servant of a Faithful God

By Sheena Ferrer, Writer, CBN Asia She got pregnant at the age of 18 and became a single parent at 33. She endured a lot just to make a living. She was able to send her kids to school and put food on the table. She loved them dearly. And when God told her, “It’s now time to leave,” she […]

A Missionary’s Unplanned Spiritual Journey

A Missionary’s Unplanned Spiritual Journey

Written by Sheena Ferrer Becoming a full-time missionary was not his dream job, in fact, he hated Christians and persecuted them. Then one day, a transcendent God got in the way and changed him. It was during his teenage years back in the 70s when he first attended a camp and encountered Christ. For some bizarre reasons, he doubted Him. […]

This week at CBN Asia – June 30, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – June 30, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – June 2, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – June 2, 2014

FULFILLING THE CALL: Being a Woman of God in Today’s World

FULFILLING THE CALL: Being a Woman of God in Today’s World

She may have a bunch of good reasons to pay no heed to one of the most significant tasks of a Christian – the sharing of the Gospel. But it is true that there is nowhere you can go to escape when God calls you. Discovering God’s Purpose Fedilyn For-og is 21 years-old. Since she was committed to know Christ more, […]

This week at CBN Asia – May 5, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – May 5, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are looking at how our missionary training arm, the Asian Center for Missions is taking care of Outstanding Filipino Workers who are making a difference worldwide. Habang karamihan sa ating mga OFWs ay nangingibangbansa para kumita ng pera para sa kanilang mga pamilya, meron tayong mga OFWs na pumupunta sa ibang bansa para makatulong […]

This week at CBN Asia – March 10, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – March 10, 2014

HIS Creation Speaks HIS Love

HIS Creation Speaks HIS Love

Last October, twelve NCR trainees of ACM visited the Kankana’ey tribe in Suyo, Ilocos Sur for a weeklong exposure trip. The Kankana’ey people are originally from Benguet but migrated to Ilocos Sur to seek a better life. One of the first things that the delegates observed was the beautiful surroundings of the community — with the fruit-bearing trees and flowers. […]

Spreading God’s Glory in Charming Chiang Mai

Spreading God’s Glory in Charming Chiang Mai

Ana Marie S. Tiangco, Senior Writer/ Editor SHORTLY after Mitzi Orcales finished her Business Administration and Accountancy degree from the University of the Philippines, God led her to Operation Blessing Foundation Philippines (OB) as administrative and warehousing coordinator. This job at OB did not only allow her to make full use of her skills but also opened Mitzi’s heart to […]

Moving on to Greater Things

Moving on to Greater Things

“This is what we want to do for the rest of our lives.” For missionary couple Leo and Edith*, there is no doubt that God has called them to take the frontlines and reach the lost for Christ. And so last April, with the blessing of their families, their church, and most importantly, with God’s anointing, the couple moved to Africa to help with the outreach villages that have […]

Hope in the Killing Fields

Hope in the Killing Fields

Known for its “killing fields,” Cambodia has been usually associated with the gruesome massacre of the Khmer Rouge regime that shocked the world during the ‘70s.  Followed by coup d’états, rebellions and more chaos, transformation in Cambodia seemed beyond reach—almost impossible. But thanks to the dedication of a Filipino missionary couple, what was once a place of death, pain and […]

Making Melodies in the Mission Field

Making Melodies in the Mission Field

In countries where spreading the Gospel is an underground ministry, missionaries have found innovative and effective ways of sowing God’s love into the hearts of the people. For many, teaching the English language is their way of capturing the interest of locals. But as for Rico*, a graduate of Asian Center for Missions, if there’s one thing that always worked […]