Video: Latin America: “Ministry at Street Level”

Video: Latin America: “Ministry at Street Level”

What's your perspective on the Latin world? It may depend on how close you are to it. ReachGlobal Latin America/Caribbean has the privilege to work on the street level -- to see the vibrance, beauty and hope as well as the great needs. We have the opportunity to show the love of Jesus to the Latin and [...]

Seven Principles for Holistic Ministry

Seven Principles for Holistic Ministry

Would you approach ministry with Honduran street kids differently than with chronically unemployed men from inner-city St. Louis? Naturally the language, culture, and tactics would differ… but are there certain principles that could be applied to any holistic ministry? That was one of the challenges explored by leaders representing six ministries from three different countries [...]

Lighting a Different Fire

Lighting a Different Fire

IRM brings gospel, counseling to emergency responders December 29, 2001: The Mesa Redonda shopping district in the center of Lima, Peru, was packed with people. Vendors lined the pathways with every kind of merchandise imaginable. Crowds of shoppers, mostly poor, made navigating the streets a challenge. Then, chaos. It took one firework and just minutes [...]

Develop, Empower, Release

Develop, Empower, Release

The release -- giving 100% of a ministry to the national leaders -- happened in May 2010, but it had been on the horizon for the Iglesia Evangelica Libre de Honduras (IELH, Evangelical Free Church of Honduras) for much longer. "We cast the vision for disengagement very early," says Bob, former EFCA ReachGlobal missionary to Honduras. "From [...]

Missionary Transitions

Missionary Transitions

She had never wanted to homeschool her children. So, when Robin and her family arrived in Honduras in October 2010 and discovered that the school wouldn’t have space for Maria, 11, to attend until the fall of 2011, she did the only thing she could -- she jumped into the homeschooling ring. Out of all the [...]