Networks of Ministries I Recommend
More and more I come across, or have someone recommend to me, a unique Christian ministry online, and I would like to help them out. One small favour I can do is list them here for you to discover too, as you explore this site.
Albany Christian University is an accredited online Bible college. They offer online Bible college degrees and the best online Bible college courses on the Net. Their Mission is to equip ordinary people for extra-ordinary Ministry.
The CHE International Network - is an association of organizations using the strategy of Community Health Evangelism to serve impoverished communities in urban and rural settings around the world.
Ruthe's Secret Roses - Making Friends Everywhere! Ruth promotes her novel of Christian Spiritual fiction with a site themed around friendship and mentoring especially in Christian living and writing. She has a Sharing Library with articles and book reviews.
A Godly Inheritance - Ruth shares family histories, GEDCOMs, and some of the treasures she has inherited spiritually, and character-wise from her ancestors.
Children-of-the-Heart.net - is a very special site by Betty Baker Bradley, a woman who makes baby blankets to give away as she stands before the infamous Tiller Abortuary in Kansas, to anyone who can be dissuaded from having an abortion. She also uses her skills as a poet and artist, and now this website, to plead for those precious pre-born babies who cannot speak for themselves. She really needs you to make a donation so she can keep making blankets to give away to distraut new moms who decide to give their baby life. Please visit Children-of-the-Heart.net
Generosity is Alive and Well - Not to steal anyone's final reward, but we do want to draw more attention to the skill are art of being a wise and generous giver. The owner has long desired to be a generous, extravagant, but also a very wise and discerning giver. This site profiles and draws attention to worthy causes, missions and ministries that deserve generosity.
Are you a Generous Giver?
Manna Publications (US) - A ministry established to raise awareness in the USA, of need for Christian literature in overseas countries . Many groups have some part of the Bible in their language but no study guides to facilitate learning. Manna seeks to provide in the form of a self-help program where the Manna Distributor selects what is needed and we help them produce it in their own country - if they agree to sell the books and reserve some(50-60%) of funds for future printing.
Manna Publications (UK) - provides Bible commentaries that are easy to read and understand. These booklets are in ready-to-print form and can be downloaded in English and French. They are FREE and suitable for use by pastors, teachers and students. They may also be used by churches, colleges and missions to print and publish and sell their own Christian literature. Western culture/jargon has been removed and religious terms explained so the books are suitable for any culture and are easily translated.
PMC Ministries, Tanzania - About the Pentecostal Missionary Church, and it's leader/pastor, Gervase Masanja, in Tanzania. Gervase is an enterprising leader, looking for ways to help his very poor people with jobs and self-employment, as well as the gospel.
Revival Time Ministry (Uganda) - an indigenous and an inter-denominational Christian NGO founded by Pastor Isaac Peter Oyako in 1993. Revival Time Ministry is not a local church, but does actively win converts to Christ as a result of evangelistic outreach programs. The new converts, or even the local churches founded, are taken care of by local-church planting organizations with sound and acceptable Christian doctrines. Evangelism , Discipleship Training and Social Development interventions define the core activities over the past 15 years.
Western Tract Mission, Inc. - This non-profit literature mission offers an array of Gospel Tracts, discipleship curriculum and Mailbox Bible courses for all ages, children, prisoners, and adults, as well as ministry opportunities for Believers. Located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
- Encouragement for hurting Christians and revealing truth about the Christian faith and doctrine.
These relatives/friends/missionaries are raising support to go to Rwanda where Eddie was born, to start a work of reconiciliation called, African Link Developments I think they are God's people for this hour there! (Bonita is my third cousin).
Some Christian ministries needing friends:
Partners in Mission for Global Ministries in Mali, West Africa.
Revival Time Ministry in Uganda and abroad.
A fairly complete list of orphanages around the world.
I found the above site through this marvellous orphanage site; The Love of Christ in South Africa. You MUST see their pictures and read the stories of their children! A tremendous Blessings!
Another wonderful ministry to orphans is this one in Europe, called, Orphan's Hope. It has other original ways to help.
Friend Ships Unlimited (Park West Children's Fund, Inc.) provides large scale humanitarian aid, establishes development programs for people lacking essential human needs and supports ongoing programs that are having a significant, positive impact on their communities. Many volunteers work together to provide millions of dollars worth of food and supplies to those in need each and every year Corporations provide critical services, free of charge, or give them their first-rate products to deliver to victims of disaster, war or poverty. (Sometimes they even give them ships!)
Trucking companies, airlines and railroads provide free transportation for donated goods. Seaports waive all fees so that their ships may visit their nations. Governments allow them to have the free use of buildings, equipment and ship berths so that their operations may flourish.
My opinion: Sounds wonderful! Let's go help them!
Art of Travel the whole book is online. It's about travelling the cheapest way anywhere! The index is, How to See the World - Art of Travel;
European and World Backpacking;
On $25 a Day or Less;
Read This Book - Copyright John Gregory 2004
Curved Vision Theatre Applying theatre techniques in the real world. Curved Vision Theatre is a specialist consultancy which uses the techniques of professional theatre in the 'real world.' They work in both the commercial sector and the voluntary, education, and charity sectors.
Cross-Cultural Awareness and International Business Effectiveness Workshops, International Assignment Pre-Departure Briefings and Intensive Language Training, using the largest available network of expert consultants, speakers and tutors.
Back to Jerusalem! God's Call to the Chinese Church to Complete the Great Commission The aim of this site is to inform and challenge Christians around the world to prayer and involvement with the Chinese Church as they reach out with the Gospel to the Muslim, Buddhist, and Hindu nations of the world.
Asia Harvest Click on the Special Projects link to find some wonderful ways we can help spread the gospel. Despite the small print, there is a lot of interesting information on this site!
MedServe offers medical sevice for those serving overseas. Through this website missionaries can contact 4-5 doctors in the UK for help wiht various symptoms, providing background info and help in dealing with health crises on the mission field. There is a registration/subscription fee for this service.
Medic-Assist - The site details their new project commitments in Sudan, Nigeria and Pakistan, with a monthly updated news section. Several key volunteer opportunities are highlighted, if you have a week or two to serve, learn and grow!
Across 2 U - a family of ministries by a Christian family.
Abba Ministries - A Retreat center at Ranchero la Paz, with Writers' workshops, etc.
Hands to Serve This group seeks to assist with freight needs internationally. It is based in the Netherlands.
The Micah Network on Relief & Development in which Tearfund UK have been prime movers.
Riding Lights - This group is the leading Christian Drama Company in England. In recent years, they have purchased an old theatre in the historic city of York. Their presentations throughout the UK are very professional and communicate well to contemporary generation audiences.
PRAYER GUIDE PAR-EXCELLENCE - The prayer guide produced by CARE (Christian Action for Research and Education) in the UK is one of the best. You may like to receive it by e-mail or in hardcopy. The booklet is very professionally design and produced. Although the prayer focus is on the UK, many aspects of a nation's community life are applicable to
other countries with cultural modifications. Go to Communicating - then to prayer and order the prayer guide
GLOBAL CHANGE - This excellent website is worth checking out. It is designed and managed by Patrick Dixon who has been acclaimed as one of the 50 most significant global business thinkers of this century and a leading futurist. His site had 5 million+ visitors in 12 months.
Grow and Go - FREE copyable Bible Study materials for places and Christians who can't afford it.
LITT World a literature ministry seeking to raise up godly Christian writers in third world countries, and help them produce quality literature for their own people.
A Modern Parable writing contest - sponsored by LITTWorld for anyone anywhere. Enter by April 1, 2004.
Computers for Charities - Cfc have many second-user computers donated by companies and available under free loan to charities, churches and overseas workers.
Craft Sites - that Help Third World Entrepreneurs
Tamara's cards in Thailand - These cards are made in Thailand and friends coordinate their sales in Europe.
Village Hand Crafters - When you buy these festive gift baskets made by impoverished churches you are partnering with them in the Great commission.
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