Growing the Church in India
Many people in India suffer from ethnic, class, and religious hatred, and this has only grown worse in recent years. The nation is located in the center of the 10/40 window—a section of the world with some of the largest unreached people groups. Together, we have the opportunity to reach this vast mission field where media outreach offers a safe way to share the Gospel, and connect believers to one another.
Thanks to partners like you, we are able to use media to share the Gospel with speakers in our world’s fourth-largest language group, the majority of whom are unreached, living in India.
Featured Hindi Media Outreach
Magazine: Masihi Ahwan (Christian Calling)
Christian Calling is a monthly magazine to inspire, instruct, inform and influence people in their desire to follow Jesus. It provides a variety of articles, poems, testimonies, a daily devotional, health and science topics, stories and features where a Christian perspective is presented. The magazine is available in print and digital form, and can be read and downloaded from our website.
A Story From the Hindi Ministry
In northern India, a recent uptick in violence against Christians has been hurting churches and religious leaders. This has made it harder for ReFrame Ministries’ partners to share the gospel using media.
New laws have made it harder to share ReFrame's programs, as the staff of ministry partners risk being accused of pressuring people to convert to Christianity if they share radio programs or other media.
“The local political situation has created a lot of problems for Christians in recent...Read the Rest
It’s estimated that 97% of the 1.3 billion people in India have not heard the Gospel or accepted Jesus Christ as their Savior.
Approximately 1,500 people have joined at least one of 12 discipleship groups with our Hindi ministry that takes place through the popular social media channel, WhatsApp.
Hindi, the official language of India, is spoken by more than 365 million people.
More Hindi Media Outreach
Jeevan Vriksh (Tree of Life)
Jeevan Vriksh is a 5-10 minute weekly video program. In these videos, hosts dig deeper into relevant topics and relate it to current events and our Christian response.
Dainik Manan (Daily Bread)
These 2-3 minute videos allow viewers to access our daily devotionals on YouTube, read aloud to them, along with the daily Scripture.
Radio Program: Mahima Ke Vachan (Words of Glory)
Words of Glory is a 30-minute magazine-style radio program that includes Bible-based messages, Hindi songs, a health segment, and a Q&A segment on relevant topics. The program is translated and adapted in four local languages. A website featuring all the Hindi and tribal language programs was launched in 2013.
Radio Program: Asha Ki Kiran (Ray of Hope)
Ray of Hope is a 15-minute program featuring a short message, dialogue, and an audio drama dealing with issues that affect youth. Each program presents a biblical perspective to help guide young people as they make important life choices.
Radio Program: Asha Deep (Lamp of Hope)
Asha Deep or Lamp of Hope is a 15 minute audio program that is available on radio and online for listeners who would like to explore God's Word and hear music that worships and praises His name.