Kiran & Vilma
Kiran, Vilma and John are now based in Mysore, South India. Their plan is to plant churches there that would work to empower the local people in the city. They are in the process of networking with people and other churches in this area. They are also reaching out to the North Indian families that have moved to Mysore.
Gopi & Marites
Gopi, Marites, Anya and Nathan are based out Nepal. Gopi travels and speaks to the partner churches in their network. They are transitioning out of Nepal and will be spending the next few years in Bangalore, India as Gopi prepares to be formally trained in Biblical studies. Marites will be seeking volunteer opportunities once they move.
Kumar & Manisha
Kumar and Manisha are young leaders in the city of Ranchi. Kumar and Manisha are working towards starting more house churches over the coming year. Kumar has also started a music school with the heart to raise up the next generation of worship leaders. Manisha works with the women in her area and helps teach English.
Annu is passionate about reaching her own people group. She has recently married Joseph and they both are finding creative ways to reach Buddhists. She is now the convenor for YWAM Arunachal. Annu and Jospeh plan to take the gospel to Bhutan and Mongolia.
The Daily Bean
Anbalagan, Venilla and SriDhar are growing in their roles as partners in a Business as Missions project. As a business, they are thriving but still figuring out how to balance work and life. They have recently expanded their business and are being more intentional in their relationships with their staff and customers.
Eliyah is based out of the YWAM base in Lonavala. He plans to starts a sports-based discipleship course. His dream is to use sports as a tool to reach out to young men in the 1040 window with the gospel. He is praying about what he needs to do next.
Hanni & Jeba
Hanni and Jeba live in Tamil Nadu where they are actively involved in ministry. Hanni helps ministries set up administration processes and systems while Jeba is passionate about children’s ministry and co-runs an outreach involving several local churches. They have also started their own ministry that reaches out to children from different villages.
Samee is now based in MacLeod Gunj, India. Her heart comes alive when she is in the mountains, reaching the small villages in the Himalayas. She is volunteering at a café there and praying about continuing on for another year. She wants to share the gospel to the Tibetan people that she builds friendships with.
Gautam & Rekha
Guatam and Rekha have been faithfully serving Nepal for over 20 years. They have opened their home and are raising 12 girls as part of their family. They also run a business as mission to serve the local women. They are raising their children to go out into different workplaces and impact people with the gospel.
Sudha is currently leading a Discipleship Training School in Lonavala. Her heart is to reach the Muslim community in the 1040 window. Once she completes her role as a leader she is praying about volunteering with some friends in Bihar. She will then start a course on Biblical studies at YWAM.