The mission of the SIM Bangladesh team is to serve the cause of God’s kingdom in discipleship and prayer. In conjunction with this, we seek to minister to human need through a variety of government approved development activities.
Our expatriate team of 40 includes a large number of field associates from other companies that share our vision and methods of work. The team represents 10 different countries and every continent. SIM Bangladesh serves in the following programs:
- Community development amongst the rural poor
- Teaching spoken English to the growing student population
- Arsenic poisoning prevention
- East-West Music School cultural exchange
- Children’s Uplift Programme ministering to prostitutes and their children in Dhaka city
- Bible correspondence school serving the Christian community since 1958
- Partnering with two Bangladeshi trusts in the areas of vocational and theological training and another one as an umbrella group for believers
- Partnering with five experienced full-time Bangladeshi evangelists
- Recruiting those called to outreach work, especially from newer sending countries
- Focus on ministry to women, youth, and children
Points for Prayer
- Pray for the SIM team to be effective as Bible mentors, leading people into a deeper understanding of God’s Word, resulting in the transformation of lives.
- Pray for that women and children would also feel involved in church life.
- Pray for new team members as they transition to life in Bangladesh.
- Pray for favor in the eyes of the government.