Encompass World Partners News

Encounter SoCal- A Week Full of Impact

Friday, 05 August 2016 13:31

Every short term team is unique. Different personalities, interactions people have with others and even the weather shape how a trip looks and feels.


Joachin’s Sacrifice

Thursday, 04 August 2016 11:01

Ginger Hock has served with Encompass World Partners in Africa for 11 years. She recently shared this story, as told by Hand in Hand orphan schools Coordinator, Emmanuel, with her supporters. We hope you find it a source of inspiration and hope for the challenges in your life.


Love from Wooster to Atlanta

Friday, 22 July 2016 15:36

What a week! A group of 50 youth from Wooster Grace were here in Atlanta for Encounter ATL July 10-16 to learn about God's heart for the nations and encounter the beauty in the diversity of culture.


The Question of Calling

Tuesday, 19 July 2016 14:26

I have had the great blessing of serving people through the ministry of mobilization at Encompass for almost 9 years. One of the best things about my work with people is leading them through what we call the discernment journey.


A business has been born with Central Asian cashmere which can also be an engine for social and economic transformation. We envision many people being participants and ambassadors to see this kind of business grow and help with transformation! To that end, we are holding an Cashmere Coalition Vision meetings online to outline a vision of what is happening and how you can be a part of the impact!


Is Germany a Mission Field?

Thursday, 07 July 2016 15:40

Yes! While reading more and more about Germany, I thought it would be good for [all of us to have] a better picture of what Germany actually looks like as a mission field.


Barlow On "Brexit"

Friday, 01 July 2016 12:06

If you watch or read any news, you have likely heard the term "Brexit" this week. The media use that shorthand word to speak about the UK's public referendum about whether to remain a member of the European Union, or leave.


Wooster Church Encounters SoCal

Monday, 27 June 2016 17:20

Twenty-two high school students and five youth leaders from Wooster Grace Church recently participated in Encompass' Encounter SoCal event. They had a very busy week of cultural encounters and personal conversations with people of other religious backgrounds.


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 Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2M9 on Saturday, July 23, 2016, at 12:45 PM.


Have you experienced it...that moment when the Spirit of God makes you restless, earnest, and curious? Every time you hear conversation and discussion surrounding least-reached people groups or about making disciples—that tug on your conscience? Maybe you feel drawn to stories of going with conviction, crossing cultures, sacrificing the familiar for the foreign…the temporary for the sake of the eternal. To consider entering your name into that storyline is exciting. Fearful. Overwhelming. The questions that flood your mind have to be sorted. Fears. Faith. Worries. Wisdom. Truth. Lies. But when “the love of God compels” you, you can’t put the restlessness aside but seek the Lord’s face.