Horn of Africa Ministry Expands with New Ministries

Two trips were made to the Horn of Africa in 2019. Unfortunately, a third trip was cancelled due to heavy spiritual warfare and everyone agreed the team should stay put until the Lor d made it clear when we should return to the Tigray region. As you read this article, a team of 5 are [...]

By |2020-01-31T15:26:15-06:00January 31st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Horn of Africa Ministry Expands with New Ministries

BR-KC Forms New Disaster Relief Team

After several years of not having a dedicated Disaster Relief Team, BR-KC is now back in the DR ministry. The unified efforts of all the State Baptist Disaster Relief teams makes Southern Baptists the third largest Disaster Relief provider in the world. Southern Baptist Disaster Relief teams show up at nearly every major disaster in [...]

By |2019-08-26T12:28:50-05:00August 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BR-KC Forms New Disaster Relief Team

A New City on a Hill

You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. -Matthew 5:14 What an amazing picture of truth that Jesus paints for his disciples found in this passage of Matthew. This is a truth that energizes the people of New City-Loma Vista, once known as Loma Vista [...]

By |2019-06-24T12:52:16-05:00June 24th, 2019|News from the Churches, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A New City on a Hill

LifeConnection Church Gets Creative

How does your church welcome a guest or first-time visitor? According to a study done by LifeWay, the majority of churches look for multiple ways to connect with visitors which can sometimes be challenging. Some visitors want to remain anonymous while others are happy to leave a record of their visit. In recent years, a [...]

By |2019-05-21T14:15:54-05:00May 21st, 2019|News from the Churches, Newsletter, Uncategorized|Comments Off on LifeConnection Church Gets Creative

Manna Fellowship Reaches Out with Food Pantry

Manna Fellowship's Pantry Introduces Bread of Life to Pleasant Hill Community by Mitch Shiffer reprinted with permission from The Pathway and edited for length In Exodus 16, God fed the Israelites with bread from heaven. He fed them with manna. In Northwestern Cass County, Manna Fellowship Church feeds the needy with the love of Christ—and [...]

By |2019-05-21T13:58:59-05:00May 21st, 2019|News from the Churches, Newsletter, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Manna Fellowship Reaches Out with Food Pantry

What Ministry Looks Like to the Immigrant Community

What exactly is ministry? Traditional church ministries usually involve a congregation paying a pastor to minister to the members in a few expected ways. People Teams is a ministry to internationals in Kansas City, usually having the same ministry goals as traditional pastors, but the internationals might not see what we are doing as Christian [...]

By |2019-04-25T14:36:32-05:00April 25th, 2019|People Teams, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What Ministry Looks Like to the Immigrant Community