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By Telephone: 020 7520 3831
By Post: South Asian Forum, 176 Copenhagen Street, London N1 0ST
Become a Member
- For the booklet Jesus through Asian eyes - 15 frequently asked questions - particularly that churches are encouraged to use it and that we are successful in the training we give to churches on how to reach out to South Asians.
- For our partnership with Jewels in His Crown in the delivery of prayer events across the country for the South Asian community.
- For God to open the hearts of South Asians from other faiths to be open to the gospel of Christ.
- For God's guidance in terms of advocacy - in particular that we can be more effective in raising the profile of the persecution of Christians in South Asia and are more effective in attempting to stimulate change.
Jesus through Asian eyes
'Jesus through Asian eyes – 15 frequently asked questions' is a new booklet produced by the South Asian Forum of the Evangelical Alliance. The aim of the booklet is to dispel common misconceptions that Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs and Buddhists have about the Christian faith. The A5 booklet is informative, engaging and enlightening and aims to pay equal respect to people of other beliefs. The booklet can be bought from CLC bookshops for £1 per copy - visit www.clcbookshops.com or ring 01962 733 142 to order your copies. You can also buy a kindle version from amazon. The booklet comes with guidelines on use for group discussions.
Breaking Cultural Barriers – Discovering Jesus launch event
Nearly 130 UK Christian leaders attended the Discovering Jesus through Asian eyes launch at the Regent Hall, Salvation Army, in central London on Wednesday 14 May.
Let's Pray Together
Has Jesus stirred your heart to consider His great love for the local South Asian community? Join us at the Let’s Pray Together event in Bradford on 20 September.
New Christian outreach programme hailed as ‘missing piece of puzzle’ for British Asians
A new course to reach Asians with the Christian gospel has been launched by the Evangelical Alliance. The Discovering Jesus through Asian eyes course was launched in central London on 14 May, with close to 200 Christian leaders from across the UK in attendance.
New course - Discovering Jesus through Asian eyes
Discovering Jesus through Asian Eyes is a new eight week course which will be launched in May 2014. It is the first publication of its kind to answer 16 key questions that the main religions of the South Asian and East Asian Diaspora have about Jesus and the Christian faith.
Fuel the Fire Leaders Day
Have you lost your edge? In our serving the Lord it is easy to become weary. Wisdom would say to us, STOP! Pay attention to your edge, develop your leadership. Take time from working to invest into becoming better, sharper and more effective. Consider attending one of the Fuel the Fire Leaders Days this year.
A long journey home
Hear the inspiring story of Vijay Menon, a Hindu convert from Kerala who first encountered Christ in London in March 1965, and is still following him today.
Leprosy - a 21st century scourge
What disease is easily curable yet disables if left untreated and sees those affected rejected by their families, employers and communities and pushed to the very fringes of society? The answer is leprosy. The Leprosy Mission is an international Christian development organisation transforming and empowering the lives of people affected by leprosy.
The Mahabba Network
The Mahabba Network started eight years ago as a partnership of many churches in Oxford seeking opportunities to introduce local Muslims to the gospel. Their model is a prayer-based relational network which equips local churches with mentoring and training materials (like Friendship First), helping church leaders to train ordinary members of churches to relate to Muslims in love and be able to explain the gospel clearly.
Bangladesh fire highlights need for united campaigns for garment workers
There has been international outcry since the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh in April, which claimed the lives of more than 1,100 people. Campaigning across the UK has fought to improve the rights of vulnerable garment workers. And it is working!
Pod Boghal: How I met Jesus
Pod (Pardeep) Bhogal is head of communications for UCCF: The Christian Unions. He was brought up in a Sikh household and tells his story of meeting Jesus.
Sari 'N' Chips relaunched as e-book
“Must Asians in the West lose their cultural identity?” This is the question that begins Ram Gidoomal’s Sari ‘N’ Chips, now available as an e-book.
Introduction to the South Asian Forum of the Evangelical Alliance
The South Asian Forum of the Evangelical Alliance (SAF) is a new grouping within the Evangelical Alliance, set up to provide a forum for South Asian Christians in the UK to encourage, support and equip each other for mission, and to represent their concerns to Government, media and the wider Church.
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