A Marginalized People Lead a Hidden Revival


How revival is sweeping through Europe’s largest and most misunderstood minority.

For years now, God has been conducting a “hidden revival” among the little-known and even lesser-understood Roma people (formerly known as Gypsies).

Stories are emerging of transformation and rapid church growth across country after country in Europe. (Read “The Long Road to Bucharest.”)

In the mountains of Romania, for example, four different Roma villages experienced such a revival that every bar in the area closed and local social workers came to see why the incidence of wife beating and crime fell to almost zero.

Such stories have led to the founding and growth of Roma Networks, which includes representatives from 30 countries in Europe and three outside of Europe (including the United States). This network facilitates the free exchange of resources, training and encouragement for continued growth of Roma churches . . .

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