Bangladesh

Bangladesh is our most extensive overseas field with a focus on community development, education, and medicine. There are over 7,000 reported members. There are 181 churches in Bangladesh and of those churches, there were 86 baptisms and 93 professions of faith. In 2019 there were 74 nursing school students in training. Bangladesh Mission operates 19 schools with more than 750 children enrolled. The Mission has a Boys and Girls Hostel with more than 155 children enrolled operated in Khanjanpur.

Bogra Hospital and Khanjanpur Health & Eye Clinics treated over 131,300 patients in 2019. A nursing program at Bogra equips nurses to work in medical facilities throughout the country. Health education classes are taught in the districts on such topics as hygiene & sanitation, clean drinking water, child marriage, and HIV-Aids prevention. Khanjanpur Health clinic held many remote eye camps to benefit the underprivileged.

Dr. John Costa of Khanjanpur serves as acting Field Director (GR 2701).

 

To give a DESIGNATED GIFT in support of the ministry in Bangladesh, please use one of the following codes:

 

to GR2701 – FIELD DIRECTOR SUPPORT salary and administrative expenses for Directors.
to GR2702 – EDUCATION/SCHOOLS for primary and secondary schools and reading rooms in Bogra and Joypurhat.
to GR2703 – PARTNERING FUND helps to cover costs associated with Bogra and Khanjanpur properties.
to GR2709 – COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT assists in the development of local communities through spiritual welfare and leadership training.
to GR2710 – MEDICAL MINISTRIES goes towards village health programs, Khanjanpur clinics, and handicapped center.