Testimonies of Faith and Courage

Since the very beginning of the Bill Rudge Ministries, Sheree Zippay has been a good friend and faithful supporter. She was our first staff member....
The following is the powerful testimony of Mike Sarkissian. Mike was a former student of BJ Rudge’s when he was on staff as a professor with...
I  was reminded of the importance of having a heart of thankfulness when my father and I had a conversation about the birth of my son Lucas. When my...
Larry was the first born of six children to Frank and Florence Rudge. Most of you have read about the miracle in Santa Fe where God used Larry to...
Sergeant Alvin C. York American World War I Hero Recipient of the nation’s highest military award — the Medal of Honor The Argonne Forest, France,...
Bill and Karen Rudge met Bill and Marilyn Bair in the early days of their ministries and were impressed with the love of Christ displayed through...
Have you ever heard the phrase, “You’ve come a long way baby?” Well that is where I happened to be Christmas of 1997. Far from the cold of North...
Jacques (witch doctor by Mission Possible) & one of his girlfriends (Chalesia) right outside Mission Possible. Bill sharing Christ in Jacques'...
At the age of six, I started playing soccer. I didn’t like to practice nor did I see the importance of it. All I wanted was the excitement and...
Joey Commisso - Lifelong Athlete It is Joey Commisso’s commitment to Christ that drives his life and work. As he says, “Fitness starts with God. You...
Sandra L. "Sandy" DeMatteis had a giving heart. From biker and bartender to Christian and BRM prayer intercessor, Sandy had a love and concern for...
Bill Rudge met Kit at Wheaton College in July of 2006 at the Christian and Missionary Alliance New Workers Forum. They became friends and during...
The seeds of faith that Bill Rudge planted in the 1970s bore fruit when one Sunday morning Bob Davis laid down his gun and decided to go to church....
Mine is the typical tale of our age. I was a child when my parents divorced. My father remarried and I had a hard time accepting a new mother. My...
The burden God put on Bill’s heart to reach the U.S. Armed Forces with the Gospel of Jesus Christ has led to a lot of doors opening for Bill to...
The neighborhoods and mountains were devastated as if by an atomic blast! Charred mountains and canyons lay as far as the eye could see. Over 3,500...
“When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze.” Isaiah 43:2 Out of the Ashes In the days following Bill...
Pastor Joe Marzano was a youth pastor for eleven years when he and his wife made the decision to step away from their church because it had drifted...
Dr. Raymond V. Damadian is known around the world as the man who invented the first Magnetic Resonance Scanning machine (MRI). Born into a French-...
Guy and Esther BonGiovanni played crucial roles in bringing Karen and Bill to Jesus Christ and then helping them grow in their faith and knowledge of...
At the age of 18, I decided that whatever I was looking for, it had to be somewhere other than in Pennsylvania. I thought I would find what was...
Doug Ell is a Principal at Groom Law Group in Washington, D.C. He earned an S.B. in mathematics and physics at M.I.T., an M.S. in theoretical math at...
Dr. Michael Abdul-Malak, a highly respected gynecologist, is not only a friend of Bill and Karen Rudge, having delivered two of their grandchildren,...
During the French and Indian War the French incited the Indians to attack non-French colonists. In 1755, at the French fort, Duquesne, now the city...
Dr. Joseph Hopkins was a professor at Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA when he met Bill Rudge through a local “Jesus People” ministry known as...
We received the following e-mail from Dilip, one of the ministers coordinating Bill’s second Himalayan outreach several years ago. Shortly before...
In 1987, Bill Rudge and I got to know each other through my mother, Irene Anderson. I was saved in Las Vegas, NV, and returned home to Hermitage, PA...
Terry Brest first became involved at Bill Rudge Ministries in 1979. He served as a volunteer for several years with our Teen Life and Kids Life...
Writing to Christians who were facing persecution, the Apostle Peter reminded them that trials prove the genuineness of their faith: These trials are...
The Taming of Godzilla (Bill's Testimony) My unbelieving eyes stared down at the lifeless form in the casket. In a flash, my little brother was gone...
Bill and Karen Rudge met Judy Burger and her husband, Jeff, in Columbus, Ohio, in June of 2017 at the Christian and Missionary Alliance military and...
Is there a situation in your life that you have been praying about and feel God is not answering? All of us have felt this way one time or another....
Until the Lord called them home, Bill and Violette Fleming were vivacious and positive witnesses for the Lord. Bill and Violette knew Bill Rudge from...