African Havens is the name given to the several children’s homes in Roodeport, South Africa, operated by David and Caroline Webb. They provide a long-term home, a loving environment, and are the hands of Christ to these children. Children continue to be adopted from these homes, and, while in their care, all children are discipled to prepare them for a life-long relationship with Christ. Your Faith Promise Pledge provides a significant portion of the financial support received by African Havens.
Biglife began in 1999 when founder, John Heerema, was called from business to ministry and began work in Iran using baseball as a platform. The ministry quickly expanded to India and then SE Asia and other parts of the Middle East. Today, Biglife is working in over 120 countries using simple biblical discipleship training that empowers believers to reach their own people for Christ. Biglife teaches how to make disciples who make disciples leading to rapidly multiplying movements for Christ in those countries. Over 3,000,000 people have heard the gospel message and over 350,000 worship in 28,000+ groups weekly.
Care for Aids
CARE for AIDS has created an innovative model of care that engages local leaders, churches, and communities in caring for families affected by HIV/AIDS embracing in a holistic model of care that addresses complex needs— body + soul. Care for Aids works to break the tragic cycle of AIDS and prevent the creation of orphans whenever possible through facilitating transformation in five key areas: economic, physical, emotional, social and spiritual. Counselors at each Care for Aids Center share the gospel continually through a 9-month program with a goal to bring each client into a life-saving relationship with Jesus.
CLUB1040 provides free missionary services to dozens of (short-term and long-term) missionaries. CLUB1040, under the leadership of Matt and Julie Beemer, have printed and distributed tens of thousands of life giving books to Africa and the Middle East; and provided thousands of digital bibles in local dialects in the Middle East. By training leaders who go forth with a pioneering spirit Club 1040 is raising up a new breed of believers that demonstrate extravagant love, a ‘spirit of faith’, and the power of God while pursuing the lost hearts of the least-reached regions of Africa and beyond.
Dayspring International Good Shepherd Dayspring Ministries is a transforming church movement with more than 4,000 churches and tens of thousands of House Fellowship Groups in India. Dayspring ministers specifically to one of the most disenfranchised people groups in India, bringing them the hope of the gospel. Your Faith Promise Pledge supports 2-person evangelist scooter teams who travel all over India, spreading the gospel and discipleship.
El Shaddai of Grace in Haiti
Sanvil Dorsainvil pastors El Shaddai of Grace which ministers to the Haitian population in our community and meets on our campus in Naples. El Shaddai of Grace in Haiti ministers to the villagers of Marmont-Paul, Pastor Sainvil’s home village. Marmont-Paul is an extremely poor village. ESGH works with the existing reformed church as they seek to reach and teach the 500 K-6th grade students of the village. ESGH is working toward providing a school building using vocational students and community leaders and our funding to move the project forward.
El Shaddai of Grace in Haiti; 612 Ridge Drive, Naples, Florida 34108
Email: Sdorsainvil@hotmail.com (239) 248-7599
ECHO is a global, non-profit, Christian organization based in North Fort Myers, FL. ECHO’s mission is to follow Jesus by reducing hunger and improving lives worldwide through partnerships that equip people with agricultural resources and skills. This mission is fulfilled by offering seeds, technical information, and training that empower small-scale farmers to improve their agricultural productivity and nutrition. ECHO has
ECHO has regional impact centers in Tanzania, East Africa, Burkina Faso, West Africa, and Thailand, Southeast Asia which are strategically located to have the most impact. ECHO also hosts a Latin America and Caribbean team at their headquarters in Florida. ECHO provides hands-on workshops and research, and promotes techniques that are sustainable and financially feasible for impoverished farmers. Resources are also accessed by ECHO’s global “community of practice” which includes over11,500 missionaries and community development workers serving alongside small-scale farmers.
Echo Farms, 17391 Durrance Road, North Fort Myers, FL 33917
www.echonet.org • Email: email@example.com; (239) 543-3246
Grace Center Foundation
Grace Center Foundation is a holistic program in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia that serves the poor, mostly women and children, and brings them the message of Christ while helping them to become self-sufficient. Services include day care, temporary care, children’s home, school sponsorship/tutoring, feeding program, medical clinic, prison program for children who are growing in prison with their incarcerated mothers, and full-time prayer and ministry program. What began in 2006 when Covenant member, Marcie Erickson, adopted three of her now eight children, has grown to a program that serves 2600 women and children in Ethiopia.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; (239) 465.6435
Missionary Aviation Fellowship (MAF) | Papau, New Guinea
Sharlene (Burkett) and Brian Coker serve with Missionary Aviation Fellowship in Papua, New Guinea. They share the love of Jesus Christ through aviation and technology so that isolated people may be physically and spiritually transformed by bringing desperately needed aid and assistance to people in remote places. In 2010 the team flew just over 7,300 hours which included supporting 5,200 church workers, 5,700 health and education workers, as well as 500 medevacs. To complete this vital work they operate and maintain 14 aircraft.
Mission India assists Indian Christians in planting reproducing churches in a systematic, measurable way. One of their successful methods is through Adult Literacy classes providing illiterates with vital skills to change their lives for the better, and introducing many to the Gospel for the first time. We support one individual Church Planter and a Literacy Project.
Missionary Ventures International (MVI)
Eric and Marilyn Loftsgard are serving in Managua, Nicaragua with Missionary Ventures International. They partner with The Nehemia Center, House of Hope, andNicaragua Christian Academy. The Nehemiah Centertrains lay and pastoral leaders in an integral, biblical worldview and encourages local, national and international collaboration for a Christ-centered, transformational development of communities and nations. The House of Hope is a vocational center for women who are or have been in prostitution to provide them with a means to make a living and establish them in the Lord. Nicaragua Christian Academy is a Christian school located just outside Managua, the capital city of Nicaragua. providing children with an education firmly rooted in God's truth and in academic excellence.
Overseas Council International
Manfred Kohl is a Special Ambassador to Overseas Council. He preaches and teaches at seminaries all over the world with the purpose of training national pastors to plant churches. Overseas Council partners with seminaries, Bible institutes, and other strategic ministries ...to equip biblical leaders to be effective pastors, teachers, evangelists, missionaries and Christian leaders in their own countries. Covenant supports scholarship assistance making a profound difference—one life at a time—for ministry training around the world.
Place of Hope in Haiti
Place of Hope, was founded in 2000 by Andre and Angie Forges, Place of Hope in Haiti is more than an orphanage; it’s a place where children are loved, nurtured, and encouraged. Currently, 45 children are provided housing, education and spiritual growth. God is glorified through the promotion of Christian worship and the care of the children in Les Cay, Haiti. The campus continues to be developed including dormitory improvements, completion of a church, medical center, school and a vocational training facility.
Reach Out Orphanage | Honduras
Reach Out Orphanage David and Dialis Romero serve with Missionary Ventures International in Honduras. Their mission is to bring the Gospel to the least privileged kids of Honduras. The base of their operation is the Reach Out Orphanage and School. Many young people who have come through their school over the many years are now living productive, God-fearing lives leading others to Christ.
Pastor Boon Chu | Remember Nhu
Pastor Boonchu Pongdamrongsap (pictured with his wife, Seapawn, and son, Spy) began serving the church of the Karen hill tribe people in 2007. He is responsible for evangelizing, discipling, training, and shepherding individuals and church leaders in about 500 villages around northwest Thailand and eastern Myanmar. Pastor Boonchu serves alongside his wife SeePawn, his son Spy, and his daughter Melona.
Boonchu works in an area that includes the Thai provinces along the Myanmar boarder from the boarder of Laos in the north to nearly Bangkok in the south. These provinces include Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son, Tak, and Kanchanaburi. He also works in Myanmar in an area next to these Thai provinces.)
Pastor Boonchu travels extensively to 250 different villages and helped local churches by preaching, teaching, organizing training conferences, counseling, evangelizing, and protecting believers against false teachers.
ScholarLeaders International is focused on developing Servant Leaders for the majority world church by identifying and investing in the advanced theological education of gifted Christian leaders from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe. People of all nations will hear and learn to apply the teachings of Jesus Christ—from their own leaders, in their own language, expressed in culturally relevant and dynamic ways.
Share International (SI) exists to share the Gospel and their very lives among the unreached in Sub-Saharan East Africa through training and sending missionary nationals to establish self-multiplying churches that minister to the whole person. Covenant supports three missionaries/church planters who minister among the unreached Turkana people of Kenya. Share's goal is to reach every one of the 1,000,000 Turkana people group with the good news of the gospel. http://www.shareint.net