Encompass World Partners News

When Dan Jackson was asked by Ashland Grace Church to take on the task of overseeing both the Small Group and Missions ministries at the church, he was happy to accept. Discipleship and the Great Commission are among Dan’s greatest passions in life. He was eager to share that passion with others, and if he couldn’t find the resources he needed, he was prepared to create them himself.


Discipling the Missional Heart

Thursday, 13 April 2017 11:13

In the summer of 2015, Abby Horvat was on her way to an internship at the Northstar Alpine Lodge ministry in Matsumoto, Japan. She thought back endearingly to all the answered prayer that brought her to this point and everyone who helped her along the way; those who discipled her missional heart.


Why I Love Being a Mobilizer

Thursday, 13 April 2017 10:38

Late night, in a sweet-smelling coffee shop on a college campus, I listen to the struggles of a girl who does not know what to do with the call God has given her. She sits there, transparent, pouring out her life story and seeking direction. I hear her heart, and I learn alongside her. Moments like this are why I became a Missions Mobilizer.


Chadian Teachers Approved for Training!

Friday, 07 April 2017 11:38

The Education Department of the Association of Grace Brethren Churches of Chad (AEEFT) has negotiated a total of 11 Chadian teachers into the one-year government training program!


Faith Walks in France

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 11:29

For 37 years, David and Susie Hobert have been developing relational bridges in France, and they are still finding new ways to connect with their community.


CALLED: We Should Move Here

Monday, 29 July 2019 04:53

The CALLED series is a collection of stories that highlight the amazing ways God prepares the hearts of people for their role in Global Missions. We hope these stories inspire you to prayerfully consider your own participation in making disciples of all nations.


In 2005, Director of African Ministries Frank Puhl received word of a man in Chad who died from an appendicitis rupture.


Creative Dorm Ministry in Battambang Expands

Wednesday, 15 March 2017 19:13

For many years the Grace Center in Battambang, Cambodia has rooted itself in the heart of the city, meeting the needs of a community without a church.


Encounter Atlanta Kicks Off 2017

Friday, 10 March 2017 21:12

The first of the Encounter Atlanta Teams have kicked off 2017! Adults from the Liberty Grace Church and several college students from the University of Pittsburg arrived in Atlanta last week with eager hearts prepared to expand their global perspective.


The desire to establish a regional base for multi-ethnic churches was a key factor for Encompass World Partners in the decision to move their base of operations from the rural town of Winona Lake to the diverse city of Atlanta.