Today Doug is talking to Sheila Leech from Reach Beyond. Originally from the UK, Sheila is a registered nurse who has been serving on the mission field for more than 30 years. She started her missionary life living with an indigenous tribe in the western lowlands of Ecuador. She has served in all of the health care ministries in the mission and currently oversees the Reach Beyond Global Hands efforts in all of regions. She serves as a member of the leadership team of the mission, and is currently Hands-on in palliative care and disaster response around the globe. Sheila has recently written a bookRead More →

Ecuador Urgent Need

  Dear Friend, On Saturday, April 16 a violent, 7.9 magnitude earthquake rocked the coastal region of Ecuador near Guayaquil, leaving more than 350 dead, and untold thousands injured, homeless and without food, water and shelter. Reach Beyond, founded in Ecuador, is mobilizing emergency medical relief teams to bring physical and spiritual help to the those impacted. The people of Ecuador need your help. Please reach out to these people in their time of desperate need by pausing now to pray for them. And please give to the emergency medical relief fund. Your gift will provide trauma care for the critically injured, relief ministry to those who are homeless and displaced, and provide counselingRead More →

Only a tiny fraction of India’s 1.1 billion people are evangelical Christians. But millions are hearing the gospel of Jesus Christ in 16 of their own languages through programs produced by local believers and aired daily on shortwave and weekly on local FM radio. Christ-followers in India with a passion to reach their own people with the Good News have been trained to produce radio programs that will touch the hearts of those searching for hope and meaning in life and draw them to know Him. In one radio series, portions of the New Testament are read and the listener is asked, “Would you likeRead More →