This year the Board of World Mission supported many Mission Grants, which are requests from partners to help develop leadership and support a global partner as they develop new ministries and begin their own mission outreach efforts. This post describes one of the Mission Grants supported in Peru. Brandon Lee Valencia Rivera is the 22 […]
One of the Mission Grants supported by the Board of World Mission in 2019 is the third year of a four year commitment to fund the theological education of Hiloy Ramirez Lopez. Hiloy is a member of the Honduran Unity Province of the Moravian Church. He is currently studying for an advanced degree in Theology […]
Moravian young adults ages 16-30 are invited to take part in this exciting cross cultural experience.
A tornado has ripped through portions of Havana, Cuba. Here is the initial communication that we are receiving from church leaders in the Moravian Church there.
In July 2018, Sam Gray (BWM Director of Mission Outreach), Anna Stewart-Faircloth (BWM Summer Intern), and Becca Mock had the opportunity to travel to Costa Rica for a mission conference. Sam and Anna share a bit about the conference and their experiences below. Background on the Costa Rica Mission Conference by Bishop Sam Gray In […]
This is Christopher Valencia Alcantara. He is the president of the National Board of the Moravian Church in Peru and pastor of Rhemanente Moravian Church in Chiclayo, Peru. The following video, which was made as a greeting to the 2018 Northern Province Synod, will give you an idea of what Christopher does in each of […]
Unity Prayer Day Offering 2018. The Unity Prayer Day Offering 2018 will benefit purchase of a piece of land for a church office, the first to be owned by the Moravian Church in Peru. The Moravian Church Peru is one of the newest mission areas in the worldwide Unity. So far, the Moravian Churches […]
A Mission Story from Joe Jarvis, President/Founder of the Armando Rusindo Mission Foundation (ARMF) Many of you know my story of how my heart was touched the first time I visited Cuba to attend their first Moravian Conference back in 2013. When I returned, I decided to form a foundation to support our brothers and […]
Emma LaBella is 17 and a senior at Salem Academy. In January she travelled far away from her home in Winston-Salem to Lima, Peru. She found herself among people of a different culture and country who spoke a different language and worshiped in a different style… lots of differences. Emma was there to build relationships […]
Help with Projects in Alaska. Location: Bethel, AK Date: May 15 – August 31, 2017 available for 7-10 day trips. Age: 16+ Cost: Airfare and food costs ($12/day) plus a donation towards lodging expenses.
The following is an update on the work happening in Sierra Leone from our missionary partners Mohamed and Safie: My brothers and sisters, I feel like singing:
Attend a youth and young adult camp in Havana, Cuba. Location: Cuba Date: July 30 – August 13 Age: 16-30 Cost: $2,000
The following post is adapted from a presentation given by BWM Board Member Donna Hurt. She has traveled extensively in the Moravian World. Read on to hear about how a chance for prayer has grown new relationships and ministry!
Read about ways you can help support a supply effort for Sierra Leone!
Serve in Sierra Leone!
My brothers and sisters in Christ, this is to tell you that God truly is good all the time. Safie and I came to Freetown yesterday and I am at the internet cafe this morning writing to you to affirm that God is not only good some times but that he is good all […]
Serve in Costa Rica!
First is a prayer request: Mohamed was involved in an accident with a Honda bike and he was thrown from the bike. Along with the lecture he received from Safie about never getting on a Honda bike, he sustained a dislocated shoulder and some cuts and bruises. She said she recorded him screaming as they […]
For an update on the Moravian work in Sierra Leone go to their website – sierraleoneinmission.org Check out this link below to a blog by Grace Marx, daughter of Benno and Teresa Marx and the granddaughter of Sam and Grace Marx (who all served as Moravian Missionaries!).
Waconia / Lake Auburn Costa Rica Mission Team Video Click on the link above to check out an awesome recap video made by Holland Griffin, about the trip Waconia Moravian Church and Lake Auburn Moravian Church teamed up on to go to Costa Rica in August 2014.