Mission practitioners and local leaders have labored together to produce effective, culturally relevant resources for reaching Azerbaijanis with the Gospel and making disciples. We are pleased to share a sampling of what is available.
Language and Culture Resources
Article by Chris Jones featured by The Gospel Coalition. Learn how Azerbaijanis as one of the largest unreached people groups in the world are a strategic people for reaching others in the Turkic and Persian cultures.
Country Life Vlog produces wonderful videos about country life in the Caucasus Mountains of Azerbaijan. Each video is a long-format chronicle of an Azerbaijani family harvesting and preparing food and tea.
Many recipes by this author are also available at azcookbook.com.
Eurasianet is an independent news organization that covers news from and about the South Caucasus and Central Asia, providing on-the-ground reporting and critical perspectives on developments in the region.
Word-for-word Scripture videos are divided into passages and subtitled in Azerbaijani. Click on "cc" to enable captions. Sentences are broken into 3-6 word phrases.
Gospel and Scripture Resources
Our network partners with field workers in the region to host the Life of Jesus on Facebook, Instagram, Tik Tok and YouTube. Over 300 clips feature word-for-word Scripture passages from Gospel films dubbed by Faith Comes By Hearing.
Kitab Shirketi offers a simple app with Azerbaijani language interface, featuring the Müqəddəs Kitab 2008 translation, as well as the newly released colloquial Xalq İncili 2020 translation.
eBible presents the Azerbaijani Bible in a format that can be read online. It offers download options including .epub and .mobi file formats. It can also be viewed on mobile devices, including iPhones, as a progressive web app.
Discipleship and Church Resources
by Al & Lorraine Broom
A 9 lesson study covering:
How to Be Sure You are a Christian
Attributes of God
How to Know the Bible
The Spirit-Filled Life
Obedience in the Christian Walk
Five praise songs from the 1990's in English and Azerbaijani. Performed by Chris Jones.
Sabina Panahova and The Vineyard Church in Azerbaijan have produced a large catalogue of lyric videos that can be used in house churches, prayer meetings and Bible studies.