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“God has used MAI in a significant way these past 30 years since our founding in 1985,” said MAI former Board Chair Greg Thornton, senior vice president of media at Moody Bible Institute. “And based upon energy shown by those gathered in Singapore, He has big plans ahead!”

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October 28 to November 2

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March 28-31

Angola, publisher consulting

March 28-30

Myanmar, writer and editor training

March 31-April 2

Italy, marketing and editorial training in partnership with the Geneva Bible Society

About MAI

Imagine this. . . You go to your local bookstore and begin to browse, but something is wrong.

The titles sound odd. You begin to read and the situations described in the books are hard to understand-they're from another country. None of the books are written by local authors, people who know and understand the culture you live in and the issues you face.

That's what happens time after time throughout Asia, Africa, East/Central Europe, and Latin America. In many countries, fewer than 10 percent of Christian materials on the shelves in Christian bookstores are from local writers. Readers are searching for something that speaks to their lives, their needs and their joys. But it's not there.

Since our founding in 1985, MAI has been equipping local Christians:






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