Jesus Film Liberia

Last week I got to represent Jesus Film Project at a church planting conference in Dallas. It’s so great to be able to attend a conference with Mike where we both have separate but related roles. There is both overlap and individuality. I especially enjoy connecting with others in ministry and getting to share what …

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Visit to Philippi

Last month we helped gather 275 leaders from 94 countries that are working with our ministry’s church division, called Global Church Movements. We also had a number of partnering organizations join us. We were in Greece which has a rich history of the Christian church. It is the area that the Apostle Paul traveled during …

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Bold Moves Conference

Both of us are traveling to Europe for a gathering of all the GCM national leaders the first week of September.. The purpose is to strengthen our commitment to seeing a vital church or faith community established for every one everywhere. We will be focusing on the 4 “Bold Move” aspects described in the previous …

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Bold Moves

Global Church Movements (GCM) activities and results are reported from 148 countries and regions of the world. Since its establishment in 2010, GCM has reported a total of 126,780 new churches and missional communities around the world. We want to provide some highlights using the four aspects of Bold Moves that we have emphasized since …

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Disconnect to Reconnect

We spent 30 days in a personal retreat to deepen our walk with the Lord. The goal of our sabbatical was to disconnect from most of our ministry and living responsibilities so that we could reconnect with God and each other. We returned to a cabin in the mountains of Colorado where we had been …

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Eyes Opened, and Blinded

“Secret police sat on the front row. I had to be careful. They were listening intently, for we had called this meeting without permission.” Hala* stood before 200 fully-covered Muslim women in a meeting room in the Middle East.  She told them, “I know how devoted you are to Islam …You fast and pray. But on …

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Short Film Contest

These are the beautiful and talented women I (Amy) get to work with every day. They come from all over the country and have served Cru in many different capacities, from Campuses here in the US to quite a few different countries. Some have been in ministry for 10 years, some for 30 and even …

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God Uses a Sick Buffalo

Karan Bahadur, from India, explains in this video how God used even a sick buffalo to lead people to Himself and build a church multiplication network. I (Mike) am currently in India working on a project with several other organizations to map out which villages in India still need a church. This is a great …

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Workers in the Harvest

Last year our ministry in Ethiopia helped to start 302 churches and faith communities. We keep track of where these groups of believers are located and how they are doing over time. It is a complex process to keep up with all this information year after year. But God has raised up men like Leulseged …

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