N EW  B E G I N N I N G S May the Lord answer you when you are in distress, and may the name of the God of …

2023 Cross-Cultural Trips

The staff at the Short-Term Mission desk has planned several Discovery trips for you to join in 2023. Come and see what God is doing in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


Dr. Greuter reflects on his recent short-term mission trip in Liberia. “We planned to be exceptional guests who were open, honest, humble, reliable, and obedient, just as Jesus instructed his disciples in Luke 10. The Liberians did not invite us to be rigid, demanding, bossy persons from a privileged world”


Recently, I was reminded of a gift given by a close friend before my first trip to Japan. She had written little notes filled with encouraging words and scripture verses …

Amity Foundation Responding to Turkey and Syria Earthquake

Amity Foundation responding to Turkey and Syria earthquake
Benjamin Chan
February 9, 2023

Emerging Leaders at Urbana 22’ Rise Up

At the end of December 2022, International Ministries (IM) and the Emerging Leaders Cohort (ELC) attend the youth conference Urbana 22’ Rise Up. The Emerging Leaders Cohort took four of …