June 9, 2016
Gospel for Asia: A compassionate service for the underprivileged
There are countless people in the whole Asian continent who do not have access to the basic amenities of life and comfort. There are only a few organizations around the world which provide them relief, comfort and other things that are necessary for their survival. Millions of people in the whole continent are vulnerable to various natural calamities and victims of other forms of man made tragedies. Hence, the support and assistance received from such services is a welcome boon for these underprivileged people.
Among these organizations, Gospel for Asia deserves special mention. Believing in humanity and the message of Jesus Christ, it is one of the largest Christian NGO that provides support and assistance to the people living in the various countries of Asia. This organization works throughout all the Asian countries with notable presence in India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and many more. The organization was established KP Yohannan in 1978. The organization envisages to reach all the people who are unaware of the love and grace of Jesus Christ.
The goal of Gospel for Asia to form missionaries native to the nation and service with special emphasis on Asia. They spread the message of love and provides relief to the people who do not get the basic facilities of human life. They provide importance in mainly three sectors to serve the humanity. They provide and make proper arrangements for the homeless people, provide relief and food to the victims of natural calamity and provide education to the children who cannot afford to go the school.
It endeavors to share the love of Jesus with the people. In the world where hatred and discrimination among the common people is rising, the messages and love of Jesus Christ will help to refrain them from being fanatical and violence. But this organization is completely non-governmental organization and hence it is not associated with any political parties. It has not involved in any form of controversy since the inception of this organization.
The message provided by Gospel for Asia is clear and transparent. All human beings are created by God equally. There should be no discrimination on the basis of caste, religion, creed or sex. Even it discourages the direct missions send by the Western countries. The imposition of the western culture on the people of Asia is wrong morally and neo-colonialism should be avoided. The rich nations should not exploit the poorer countries. Hence, Gospel for Asia organization takes various initiatives to spread the message of love and the teaching of Jesus to exhibit compassion for friends, family and neighbors.
When a person understands the true meaning of life and compassion, it will bring happiness into their life. Numerous people has associated themselves with this organization and together they help people affected with tsunamis, cyclones and floods. Gospel for Asia has also formed medical clinics where the best health care services are not available. This comprehensive effort to improve the living of marginal people by this organization received appreciation and acknowledgment for every section of the society.