Early missionary to Bangladesh and Nepal passes

by Michael E. Brooks MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (BNc) -- Harvey Hasha of Muscle Shoals, Alabama died quietly Monday night, Sept. 16, in his home. His health had declined quickly after suffering a fall several weeks prior.  Harvey was a former contractor and owner of Triple H Bricks in Muscle Shoals.  He was a member and … Continue reading Early missionary to Bangladesh and Nepal passes

BVBI Researches Bangladesh, Cambodia

By Neal Pollard DENVER, Colo. (Special to BNc)- On January 23, Ralph Williams, Bear Valley Bible Institute Coordinator Of Works In Asia And Africa, and I left to investigate the possibility of establishing an extension at some point in Bandarban, Bangladesh. We also went to have the opportunity to study with men from three different … Continue reading BVBI Researches Bangladesh, Cambodia

Bhutto’s Assassination Worries Workers

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated Dec. 27. We asked several people how the new political climate might affect the work of the church in the region. Below are responses we've received thus far. Check back soon for updates and additions, especially from some directly in or involved with the work in Pakistan. … Continue reading Bhutto’s Assassination Worries Workers

Bangladesh Christians Suffer from Cyclone

KHULNA, BANGLADESH (WGN)- Christians were hurt, and one was killed by the cyclone that hit the country. Houses, church buildings and crops were damaged or destroyed. The Christian killed was from the Shikarpur church. High-powered Cyclone Sidr came from the Bay of Bengal and hit Bangladesh to cause death and devastation Nov. 15, as 15-foot-high … Continue reading Bangladesh Christians Suffer from Cyclone