Encompass World Partners News

Classes Commence Amidst Unrest

Monday, 10 October 2016 14:34

Imagine trying to complete a top-level ministry degree when your country is in turmoil.


Hurricane Matthew Relief

Thursday, 06 October 2016 15:56

UPDATE 10/08/2016 10:04 PM, VIA BARB WOOLER:

Here's the what we know so far about our friends in Grace Churches in the Caribbean post-Hurricane Matthew.


Shore to Shore: A Bridge of Opportunity

Tuesday, 04 October 2016 17:07

The Japanese are among the largest unreached people groups in the world today with less than one percent of the population finding peace in Christ.


Freya (Pappas) Varner Hospitalized in Africa

Tuesday, 04 October 2016 14:18

UPDATE 10/04/2016, 4:00 PM: Freya is now home again with her family and happy that her problems didn’t turn out to be what she had feared. It was determined that the antimalarial mefloquin is to be blamed.


Did you know that in the Central African Republic over HALF of the churches lack the leadership of a biblically trained pastor?


Where is God calling you to go? Is it to teach kids in the old city of Battambang in Cambodia, or to be part of a growing outdoor adventure ministry in Japan?


A Fun Way to Uplift Internationals

Thursday, 29 September 2016 21:43

How does a church put into practice the core value of celebrating diversity? Dustin Speaks, mobilization pastor at Grace Polaris Church (Westerville, Ohio), began asking this question.


A Timely Call

Saturday, 22 October 2016 20:58

Matt Higby was on his way to a prayer meeting when he placed a phone call that he didn’t expect would be answered.


New Church Plant in Atlanta

Thursday, 29 September 2016 20:48

A new Grace Church Plant aims to reach second generation immigrants in Atlanta, Georgia with a team who understands the tension of living between two cultures.