Spoudazo, which in Greek means to be diligent and to make every effort, is the ministry of Pastor Sudarshan which covers India's rural central coast. As a church, we have had the great privilege of coming alongside Pastor Sudarshan as he labors diligently for the Gospel in India.
Areas of Ministry
Serving in the local church.
Evangelism/outreach to many unreached villages.
Pastoral training and church planting.
Caring for orphans/widows; Assisting in disaster relief.
Life in India
India's population of 1.25 billion people is comprised of thousands of language groups and the following religious affiliations: 81% Hindu / 16% Muslim / 2.3% "Christian"
In India's central eastern coast there are hundreds of rural villages, there is much poverty, and many are illiterate.
Goals & Needs
Short Term: Purchase of logistics support items such as rechargeable speaker boxes, microphones, and LED lights used in Gospel meetings and church planting.
Long Term: Development of ministerial material. Purchase of local property to accommodate both training of
pastors and ministry to orphans/widows.
Longer Term: Fully functional ministerial school. Twenty (20) confessional churches planted and thriving.
Zambia, East Africa
Our church has supported leadership development at the Copperbelt Ministerial College by sending Pastor Curt to teach in 2012 and 2015. He is scheduled to return September 2016, when training will also take place at the Lusaka Ministerial college.
The Copperbelt Ministerial College is a ministry of the Reformed Baptist Churches of the Copperbelt. The primary focus of the college is to equip men for pastoral ministry. The College offers intensive courses in all areas of study necessary for the men to be competent and well prepared for every good work in ministry.