- November 4 / 6:30-8:00pm Community Center - Community Room 2In this introductory class to Faith Global Ministries, you will learn about the excitement of getting involved in God’s global work. This class will help you and others from Faith Church to prepare yourselves as you seek to bear fruit for God’s kingdom. This class is a pre-requisite to participating…Find Out More
- April 3 Santiago Dominican RepublicWe are now taking applications for the Spring 2016 GOER trip to Dominican Republic. If you are interested, please apply soon. The application is not a commitment. It is the first step and will help us plan training and travel. Because we are going over a spring break period, we…Find Out More
After nearly 40 years of marriage, my wife and I are still amazed at how much consumer goods, housing and taxes go up every year. Imagine living in a place where the cost of living is 20 … 30 … 40% higher than in the U. S. or housing costs double...
At the end of my last post, I posed the question, “How do you set a fair and reasonable support level for Missionary Mike?” Let me see if I can answer that question based on a family of four with two school aged children. The...
Why do missionaries need so much financial support? I get that question a lot from folks who want to support missionaries but question the financial requirements. In this series, I will attempt to deal with the various pieces that must be put together to get...
The Bible has much to say about trusting God. Victory is connected to trusting God (2 Chronicles 13:18). Jesus promised that God would take care of His children (Matthew 6:28-30). We are to trust the Lord and not our own understanding (Proverbs 3:5-6). And yet we are...
You are probably aware of the largest Ebola outbreak in history occurring in countries of West Africa. This guest post by veteran missionary Marc Blackwell, Sr. gives us a glimpse of the difficulties missionaries face when trouble breaks out on the mission field. Ebola and...
Monsoon in Kathmandu Valley.(Photo courtesy Sharada Prasad via Flickr)
Nepal (MNN) -- There's a new sense of urgency in Nepal.
The annual monsoon season has been a big concern for many aid groups responding to the spring earthquakes, and now it's at their doorstep.
(Photo courtesy Open Doors USA)
Libya (ODM/MNN) -- It's confirmed: fighters from the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) have another mass abduction under their belt in Libya.
Open Doors USA President and CEO Dr. David Curry tells us, "88 Christians were kidnapped. They were coming...
Iran (MNN) -- Iran’s harsh and unjustifiable courts have no limits when it comes to sentencing religious minorities like Christians.
But The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM) shares that this is a mix between a good news/bad news story.
Recently, 18 Christian...
Zambia (GAiN) -- [Editor's Note: Sometimes we come across stories that have such a strong impact that we can't add anything more to it. What follows is one such story from Global Aid Network, a partnering ministry with Cru National.]
Unable to walk, "Paul" was...
Al Shabaab is instilling fear in the people of Kenya as they recruit new members. (Photo courtesy of VOM Canada)
Kenya (VCM) -- The Voice of the Martyrs Canada says members of the Somali Islamic terror group al Shabaab have been dropping off leaflets in...
Moro Islamic Liberation Front militant(Photo, caption courtesy Keith Kristoffer Bacongco via Wikipedia)
Philippines (MNN) -- Officials are trying to pass legislation allowing for an independent Islamic state on Mindanao, the Philippines' second-largest island.
The "push" to sign the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) into law...