Encompass World Partners News

CALLED: Japan God's Way

Monday, 14 August 2017 11:37

The CALLED series is a collection of testimonies that highlight the amazing ways God prepares the hearts of his people for their role in the Great Commission. Through this series, Encompass World Partners, along with those who have offered their stories, hopes you will be inspired to prayerfully contemplate your own participation in making disciples of all nations.



It has been almost a year since Barb Wooler and Wayne Hannah organized the 30 Days to a More Resilient Faith devotional, which helps make sense of suffering and pain in light of God’s divine plan.


Our Dear Brother Has Gone Home

Wednesday, 09 August 2017 13:18

Word has been received of the death of Dr. Pierre Yougouda, who served as president of the Union of Grace Brethren churches in the Central African Republic until his recent retirement from that position.


The Ministry of Asking

Wednesday, 02 August 2017 14:14

When I was in my teens and twenties, I could easily have been persuaded to become a career missionary except for one thing: There’s no way I was going to ask other people for financial support. If I was being honest I probably would have said, “God, I’ll do anything you want except ask people for money.”


Intentional Prayer at New Beginnings

Friday, 21 July 2017 11:09


"Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?" - Corrie ten Boom


They Call Me Papa John

Monday, 17 July 2017 13:27


“You have to find the cards that you’ve got and learn how to play them. For me, in these cultures, there is such a high respect for older people.” –John Pappas


When church planters Larry and Sylvia Totzke (pictured below) first settled into to their new home in Portland, Oregon, they decided to reach out to their neighbors by inviting everyone in their 323-unit apartment building to a Bible study.


"God Sort of Gets Me into Stuff"

Friday, 07 July 2017 21:16

“I know I am supposed to develop strategies and tactics to ensure I am being effective in ministry, but I’ve never been much of a planner. God sort of gets me into stuff.” –Bill Kiddoo


Three Ways to Serve Refugees

Friday, 07 July 2017 18:44

When Encompass Global Workers John and Becky Pappas came to Germany in 1977 to serve the German people, they never imagined that toward the end of their ministry they would be serving the nations, specifically Refugees. 


When you open your eyes and heart, chances are doors will open too.

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