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    Dr Prasad Talluri (Executive Board Secretary, Transbiblica) leaves for heavenly abode

    With profound grief and sorrow, we regret to inform that our beloved fellow worker in christ Dr Prasad Talluri left for heavenly abode on 9 November, 2020. Dr. Prasad Talluri is Head, Strategy & Research Management at World Vision India based in chennai. He is survived by his wife and 13 year old daughter.  He has been associated with Transbiblica since its inception, and served as its Executive Board Secretary. He is passionate about empowering people especially children and youth to solve their problems, realise their potential and fulfil their life’s purpose. He did his Masters, M Phil and PhD in Zoology from Vikram University, Ujjain (MP). During this period, he won the…

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    A Webinar on ‘Role of the Church at United Nations’

    To Join, Please register at: http://tiny.cc/churchatun Watch Live at: http://tiny.cc/efiun The Evangelical Fellowship of India (EFI), founded in 1951, is the national alliance of evangelical Christians. EFI is a charter member of the World Evangelical Alliance. Its membership includes over 54 protestant denominations and related congregations (over 65,000 Churches), over 150 Church related mission agencies and organizations and thousands of individual members. It is the most inclusive fellowship with membership from most Protestant denominations and organizations of India. Transbiblica is a Christian think-tank for Global Transformation, aims to mobilize the Church for the advancement of Kingdom concerns (Peace, Security, Justice, Governance and Environment). Its registered under societies registration act with its headquarters…

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    Mental Immunity: World Mental Health Day

    Jones M Govardhana: Mental health is a state of well-being in which an individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively, and is able to make a contribution to his or her community. Any interruption to this equilibrium is known to cause depression or mental illness. Close to one billion people have a mental disorder and anyone, anywhere, can be affected. Depression is one of the leading causes of illness and disability among adolescents and adults.  1 in 5 children and adolescents has a mental disorder. Suicide is claiming the lives of close to 800 000 people every year ̶…

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    A Risk Management Framework for Local Churches during COVID-19

    Since the beginning of coronavirus, thousands of local churches had to stop Sunday worship services, without knowing when they could reopen again. As the countrywide lockdown and other restrictions were lifted, few local churches started opening their weekly services, but cautiously. As the COVID-19 positive cases are still increasing, the air is filled with uncertainty and confusion. Coronavirus put the regular functioning of many local churches at risk, with pastors, elders and congregation members suffering both emotionally and financially. There is a great need for local churches to be aware of the context in which we are living in, and how to mitigate the short term and long-term risks which…

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    A Webinar on ‘Effective Risk Management for local churches during COVID-19’

    26 July 2020, 6:30pm- 8:00pm;   Since the beginning of corona virus, thousands of local churches had to stop Sunday worship services, without knowing when they could reopen again. As the countrywide lock down and other restrictions are lifted, few local churches started opening their weekly services, but cautiously. As the COVID-19 positive cases are still increasing, the air is filled with uncertainty and confusion. Corona virus is not only killing people, it’s crushing family incomes and pushing them into an ever-ending debt trap. The future is looking bleak for many countries, with weakened capacities to face any eventuality. There is no light at the end of the tunnel, with people not…

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    God & Migrants Webinar: Summary Note

      Dear Friends,     Thank you for your participation in ‘God & Migrants’ webinar on 14 June, 2020. We appreciate your passion for God’s work, especially on caring for suffering migrants. I am attaching summary notes from the webinar which we hope will be useful to you. You can pass on the same to your friends and church members who are interested in this issue.     As many of you have already been responding to the issue of migrants, we hope this webinar inspired you to understand perspectives of other like minded people and connect with them.     If you have any suggestions, or interested to associate…

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    We are all God’s creation

    By Eddy Hew, Malaysia: As refugee had become one of the biggest humanitarian crises in the world affecting over 70 million people worldwide. It is even more crucial than before that we should look at this issue with a sense of urgency.  Disaster, climate change, war, conflicts due to religion, politics, and ideologies had caused refugees an issue that spread across the globe we live in. Many are risking their lives to obtain refugee status in another country seeking a better future. In view of future uncertainty especially in the time of Covid-19 pandemic, the discrimination against the refugee had increased as the refugee being at the lower status of…

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    Reflections on World Refugee Day 2020

    – Salathiel Nalli I am writing these few lines in the comfort of my home, but around 80 million people around the world have been forced to flee their homes as on today. Among them, there are 26 million refugees (forced to flee their country because of persecution, war or violence) (Source: https://www.unhcr.org/en-in/figures-at-a-glance.html)   The United Nations declared June 20 as ‘World Refugee Day’ to build empathy and understanding for the plight of refugees, and to recognize their resilience in rebuilding their lives.   During this period of COVID-19 Pandemic, many people are going through a difficult phase of their life. Refugees, who are already struggling with many issues, are suffering…

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    A Webinar on ‘God & Migrants’

    Transbiblica and Christian Believers Fellowship is jointly inviting you to a scheduled webinar on Zoom Topic: God & Migrants Date & Time: Jun 14, 2020; 06:30 PM to 8:00 PM IST Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86756627211?pwd=aTBQNmZYOHFuUnhNd2pQb3FUanM4dz09 Meeting ID: 867 5662 7211 Password: 775260 For more information, please write to transbiblica@gmail.com

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    Transbiblica Global Outlook 2019

    As we move into 2019, the most significant issue which the world is suffering with is the ‘Trust’. The world just celebrated the centenary of World War-1. Though efforts started earlier, It was after the World War- II, when almost all the countries are shattered, there was a strong sense of urgency for a global mechanism to ensure all countries in the world live in harmony with each other. After 80 years, we have forgotten the history, and trying to disrespect the global structures with certitude. As a result, it’s increasingly becoming difficult for the world leaders to Trust each other. Careless unilateralism is considered as ‘heroic’, and self-centeredness is…