Encompass World Partners News

Grateful for Bess and Brenda

Friday, 30 June 2017 17:28

Søren Kierkegaard, a Danish theologian, once said, “Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards.” This saying is exceptionally true in carrying out God’s Global Mission. As we go forward in the name of Jesus it is good to look back at what has already been done.  


They Did What by a Temple?

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 13:08

The Angkor Wat Temple in Cambodia is the largest religious monument in the world. Initially, it was made on behalf of the traditional Hindu god Vishnu, but later transitioned to a place of worship for Buddhists. It is an excellent place to tour, picnic, and… get baptized?


Please Pray for Potential Partnership

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 11:24

Sometimes, the hardest task the Encompass Crisis Response Network must undertake is deciding when and where to expend their efforts.


The Grace Trust, Inc. (d/b/a Encompass World Partners), with headquarters at 5938 Buford Hwy NE, Suite 216, Atlanta, Georgia, announces that its annual Corporation Meeting will be convened at the Grace Community Church of Fremont, 900 Smith Road, Fremont, OH 43420 on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at 11:45 AM.


As a teenager, you may have gone through the “I want to become a Marine Biologist” phase, or at least knew someone who did. This was Jennifer Glasgow’s dream. But God had another plan prepared for her.


The Needs of the Marginalized Run Deep

Friday, 09 June 2017 19:24

Isaiah 61:1 says, “The Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor; he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives.” This is the rallying cry of Encompass Global Worker Ivy in Western Asia as her team reaches children with disabilities and their families, as well as an expanding refugee population, with the hope of Christ.


Inspired by Christ, Open to All

Friday, 09 June 2017 11:55

It makes no sense to light a lamp only to place it under a basket unless you do not want the light to have its full effect nor desire a community to see it.


Reaching the 10/40 with your 9-to-5

Friday, 09 June 2017 11:01

After moving to Southeast Asia several years ago, a team of Encompass Global Workers soon discovered the need to creatively blur the lines between faith and the workplace.


Joachin's New Ride Brings Dignity

Thursday, 08 June 2017 17:50

After a whole school year of anticipation, Joachin has received his Roughrider Off-Road Wheelchair, which was delivered to him personally by Encompass Partner Ginger Hock.


Bend the Knee Prayer Challenge

Friday, 26 May 2017 18:04

Opening his office door in the early morning, Ted Rondeau walks in and switches on his desk lamp to illuminate the dark room before sitting down to work. He's repeated this same process for the last five years. However, since October 2016, a new addition to his morning routine developed involving a little post-it note, which hangs visibly on his lamp.