Encompass World Partners News

Yalimon's Promise

Wednesday, 06 April 2016 19:03

I had worked as a tailor in the town of Yaloke, Central African Republic, for 5 years. But God was speaking to me, and I made a promise in my heart to do his work among orphans.

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New "Within Reach" Magazine Published

Wednesday, 23 March 2016 20:41

The April/May 2016 issue of Within Reach magazine is on its way to subscribers now! This edition takes an in-depth look at Encompass' training efforts.

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Chronological Bible Storying

Monday, 21 March 2016 18:18

Karina Corrales, Encompass worker in Chad, Africa, recently facilitated a class about Chronological Bible Storying with a group of 23 women from 12 different Chadian provinces.

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Building On a Strong Foundation

Friday, 18 March 2016 08:00

When a church is planted, and you see a community of believers established, what comes next? For Encompass, it’s here the work of our Church Equipping Network begins.

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More Than a Moment for Missions

Wednesday, 16 March 2016 13:48

On December 6, 2015, Western Reserve Grace Church in Macedonia, OH preempted their usual hour-and-a-half service and replaced it with a key time to connect and mobilize people to be more involved in missions.

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In an article for CE National, a church effectiveness ministry, Encompass' Director Emeritus, Tom Julien, shares his thoughts on how busy pastors can effectively grow their ministries by equipping people to join in the effort.

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Encounter Atlanta Over Spring Break

Wednesday, 09 March 2016 09:45

Last week participants from Liberty Grace Brethren Church (Johnstown, PA), Martinsburg Grace Brethren Church (Martinsburg, PA), and students from Grace College (Winona Lake, IN) joined Encompass World Partners in a cross-cultural, short-term ministry experience called Encounter Atlanta.

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On March 3, two key Encompass leaders did a webinar on the Refugee Crisis-a candid conversation on the refugee situation and what you can do about it. We were delighted that Alan and Barb allowed us to record and share this excellent webinar with a broader audience as a great resource on the refugee crisis. 

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3 Creative Approaches to Church Planting

Thursday, 03 March 2016 06:30

Church planting 101: Find a place that needs a church and start one there. Simple, right? Not exactly. Church planting is so much richer, challenging, and creative.

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Connect & Equip

Monday, 29 February 2016 16:27

Register NOW for "Connect & Equip," which takes place Saturday, April 23, 2016 in Pickerington, OH. This missions conference gives churches and leaders opportunities to interact with cutting-edge speakers, training, dialogue, inspiration, and challenges! The time for engaging our world on mission—across the street and around the world—is NOW!

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