A New Chapter for a 101-year-old Ministry
JULY 14, 2012
Known for its hotel Bibles and Grade 5 New Testaments, today The Gideons International In Canada is writing the first pages of a new chapter with men and women from a wide variety of vocational backgrounds working together to share the gospel of Christ and free copies of God’s Word in new ways.
On July 14th, 2012 the membership of The Gideons International In Canada voted in histori ...Read more
Open Doors to Distribute Scriptures in Nunavut
NOVEMBER 9, 2011
History has begun...
On November 21 & 22, the Gideons International in Canada will do the first Public School distribution in the territory of Nunavut.
Permission was granted by the Arviat District Education Authority to distribute to all three Schools in the community: Elementary, Middle, and High School. Because this is a first time distribution, they have ...Read more
Staggering Response in Peru for Gideon Team
OCTOBER 2, 2011
BY CRAIG HUSSEY - It has been an awesome first week here in Lima, Peru, for our team of Gideons and ministry partners. Since arriving a week ago, we have distributed about 18,000 Scriptures and have had well over 5,000 one-on-one decisions for Christ, plus several thousand group decisions. We have spoken in 28 church services, with over 60 churches and over 200 pastors involved.
Hea ...Read more
Canadian Gideons to Begin Sharing NLT Testaments
JULY 20, 2011
Beginning this Fall, The Gideons International In Canada will begin handing out a new translation. The association’s National Cabinet has approved the addition of the New Living Translation (NLT) for distribution within Canada.
The official launch will occur during the ministry’s annual national convention in Ottawa t ...Read more
A New Nation is Born!
JULY 12, 2011
With the reading of the Declaration of Independence and the raising of
its new flag, South Sudan became a new republic Saturday, July 09, 2011.
The Gideons of Canada were in South Sudan only 2 weeks ago in
anticipation of this great event. Scriptures were distributed, church
planters encouraged, children, many who where orphans, were loved and a
leprosy colony visited. It was an answer to the ...Read more