Encompass World Partners News

Engaging in God's Mission

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 22:44

Two thousand years ago, Jesus commanded believers to "go and make disciples of all nations…” Los Altos Grace Church, a Charis Fellowship congregation in Long Beach, CA, wanted to be sure their local church understood that these words still have meaning for believers today. 


What Does it Mean To Be an American?

Monday, 03 December 2018 13:21

I knew it was clickbait. But the title still drew me deep into the paragraphs that followed, and I discovered surprising facts that ought to help frame our national quest for identity. 


Among Them Like Jesus Lived

Wednesday, 28 November 2018 19:57

Motorcycle Club is not a typical Christian ministry. Seven years ago, Encompass Board Member Ted Rondeau launched Free Christian Motorcycle Club (Galatians 5:1) or FC Brothers MC (FCMC). Their vision is to live out a biblical community in front of other bikers for the sake of redeeming them to Christ. 


Gospel Boldness at Bossangoa

Thursday, 15 November 2018 21:09

What a wonderful blessing it is to see the Word of God entrusted to faithful men and women who are able to teach others also!


Even with pictures and videos, it’s still difficult to fully grasp the destructive power and havoc of a hurricane unless you’ve encountered it for yourself. 


A Beacon of Life for Years to Come

Wednesday, 21 November 2018 01:11

If your child had a burst appendix in the middle of the night, what would you do? If you live in the United States, you would probably drive a short distance to a hospital, where emergency surgery could be accomplished within a few hours. But if you lived in Chad, Africa, you may find yourself helplessly watching your child die, because the surgical care she needs is unavailable.


Health and Hope for Chad

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 00:55

In a country that is home to 13 million people, there is only one doctor per 22,000 residents. And when these residents need medical attention, it can take days to find transportation to the nearest hospital.


Bullets Cannot End the Mission of God!

Friday, 02 November 2018 14:20

As I was browsing Facebook early in the morning, I came across an article covering the Wesco tragedy in Cameroon. This was the first I had heard of the news.


It was my 3rd time visiting the visa office on the same day. 


What Makes or Breaks a Gospel Presentation?

Friday, 12 October 2018 12:54

There are so many ways to share the gospel of Jesus because there are so many unique people in the world.