Team Expansion - Caracas, Venezuela (click for video)
Jorge & Diana Lugo
Missions Statement, Venezuela Team
We aspire to grow from 12 maturing churches to a total of 120 churches in and out of Venezuela by 2020.
Our desire is to establish biblically solid Christian churches led the by Venezuelan nationals.
As He Is - Mashoko Christian Hospital - Zimbabwe
Dr. Zindoga and Dinah Bungu
As He Is USA exists to support As He Is Zimbabwe in preaching the gospel to those who seek treatment of physical ailments at its Christian Hospitals and Clinics. “We seek to provide the best health care possible to those who enter our doors so that in the end, they see Jesus’ compassion in us and praise God.”
People walk 10 to 20 miles to see a doctor at Mashoko Hospital in Masvingo, Zimbabwe. It is the only hospital within 50 miles, but people walk long distances because they have heard it is a place of compassion.
Two hundred beds are normally full. Another 100 women live in the Waiting Mothers Shelter on campus until their babies are born. And every day, 150 to 200 patients of all ages with all kinds of ailments come to the outpatient clinic for help. Along with medical care, patients hear the Gospel from doctors, nurses and chaplains.
Ghana Christian Mission- Ghana
Enoch & Lydia Nyador
Purpose: to enrich and multiplylife and hope through disciple making in the name of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Multiplying Life and Hope Through:
Church Planting : We have nineteen evangelists who work in rural areas and four ministers of larger urban churches, all of which are graduates of Ghana Christian University College.
Medical Outreach; Ghana Christian Mission operates nine Medical clinics in rural Ghana. The clinics are a safe place to go for people of all sorts to come and hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ without intimidation.
Christian Education: We operate three Christian Schools. In this way, we provide a ray of Hope for a better tomorrow and the Hope of Christian leadership in Ghana.
Community Development: By supporting Christian initiatives that strengthen and improve life, Ghana Christian Mission participates in drilling wells with our partner FAME.
Ministry Impact: Since 1984,185 Churches started,10,000 New converts baptized, 500,000 patients treated, 302 students from Creche - 9th grade at Faithway School.
PURPOSE STATEMENT: North Burma Christian Mission exists to reach out to the peoples of Asia with the Kingdom message of reconciliation to God through Jesus Christ.
Jill Shaw in New Zealand: Connecting people with Jesus, with each other, and into faith communities for mutual ministry and God's Glory. Making sense of life & learning. Providing refuge, empowerment & access to hope.
Jill has had a career ministry in missions with nearly 13 years in Zimbabwe and the last 15 years in New Zealand. She coordinates and resources Disciple making and Spiritual Formation with the Shore Community Christian Church, a church plant in Auckland. She also serves as a chaplain at a local university.
Merendon Mountain Mission - Dominican Republic
Toby & Amy Hill
In 2014, Toby and Amy Hill were forced to flee their ministry in the Merendon Mountains in Honduras due to gang violence. They along with their three children Cassandra, Sarah, and Jonathan were excited to announce their new ministry in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic that began January 18, 2016.
Santo Domingo is a city of 4 million people and there was not one churches of Christ/Christian church missionary in the city. The majority of ministers there are close to retirement and looking for men to replace them. They asked Toby to come to train up men for ministry as well as to teach those who are interested in knowing the Bible more deeply.
Amy is a registered nurse who loves to help those who have no one to help them. She was told that there is a lot of work to do in a local clinic for the poor, in the sugar cane fields, the local dumps, and refugee camps. The ministers asked Amy to come serve by teaching women’s health as well as other health issues in their communities.
Italy for Christ Mission - Francaville Fontana, Italy
Gianni & Stefany Bruno
Italy for Christ Mission provides:
Vida Nueva Ministries - Piedras-Negras, Mexico
Elí & Mandy Garcia
VNM operates a broad and comprehensive scope of ministries that include:
FAME- Fellowship of Associates of Medical Evangelism
Bill Warren, Executive Director - Indianapolis
FAME is passionate in taking help and hope in the name of Christ to the unreached and underserved in the world through medical evangelism.
In 1970 FAME operated out of a borrowed office on the second floor in Columbus, Indiana. It had no income, no staff, no donors, and no projects. It has now touched every corner of the earth with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
TCM International Institute
Tony Twist, TCM President
TCM International Institute develops Christian men and women for leadership and provides benevolent assistance in Europe and Central Asia.
TCM International Institute develops disciple makers through graduate Christian leadership education to make a global impact by more effectively influencing their churches, cultures, and countries for Christ.
TCM’s main campus is located in Heilegenkreuz, Austria, and is known as Haus Edelweiss. The Institute offers leadership training through ten Eastern European course locations in Belarus, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, and Ukraine.
International Conference on Missions
David Empson, Executive Director
For 66 years we were known as the National Missionary convention. This has been our identity; and our purpose has been to encourage, equip, and recruit workers for the Harvest. Nothing will change our focus. Our new name simply is a more accurate description of who we are.
ICOM’s Mission Statement: ICOM exists to encourage, equip, and enlist new workers for the Harvest.
History: Known as the National Missionary Convention until 2011, the International Conference On Missions has been serving missionaries and the Great Commission. Founded in 1948, the ICOM was originally a gathering for missionaries put on by missionaries. In the last 15 years, ICOM has become a unique gathering of Christians from all over the world who are committed to the task of sharing the Good News of Jesus to the world.
International Conference on Missions is a ministry of the Christian Churches – Churches of Christ. It is dedicated to globally advancing the Gospel of Jesus Christ through missions.