For over 100 years, the mission of The Gideons International has been to win the lost for Christ by distributing complete Bibles and New Testaments. Gideons have distributed more than 2 billion complete Bibles and New Testaments in 200 countries, territories and possessions around the world. (Gideons International) Recognized around the world, Bible’s with the Gideon International emblem are found in the bed side table of most American hotels, as well as in hospitals, schools, and prisons. The Gideons seek to spread the good news of Jesus Christ by giving away free copies of the Good News. Greg Kametts, a Gideon since 1982, visited and spoke to the Life Journey family about the mission of Gideons International and the vital importance of reaching the world with the written word of God.
Jerry Decker from Gideons International speaks about the work of the Gideons and how you can participate in spreading God’s word around the world. “The mission of The Gideons International is to win the lost for Christ, and our unique method is the distribution of Bibles and New Testaments in selected streams of life. Gideons have placed or distributed more than 1.9 billion complete Bibles and New Testaments in more than 190 countries around the world . . . so far. Having God’s Word can lead people to faith in Christ, and we invite you to explore this website to learn more about the Gideons and how you can help us provide God’s Word.” Find out more at www.gideons.org.