The International Missions Association (IMA) is an association of Anabaptist mission bodies established for prayer, mutual support and partnering in carrying out the Great Commission. It was begun in 1997 by four members (PIPKA of Indonesia, MKC of Ethiopia, Amor Viviente of Honduras and EMM of the USA) and currently membership has grown to 22.

2016 IMA Gathering
This year’s IMA Gathering is scheduled for November 8 to 16 and will be located in Bonn, Germany. The venue will be announced shortly.

Theme: “One Spirit, One Body, One Mission”.

The conference consists of three parts:

  1. Holy Spirit in Mission Conference (November 8–11)
  2. Ministry Trips (November 11–14)
  3. IMA Annual Meeting (November 14 and 15)

For registration, please contact the following persons before July 31, 2016:

  • Africa:
    Henry Mulandi at accea1@missionsafrica.org
  • Asia:
    Yesaya Abdi at yesabdi@gmail.com
  • Europe:
    Willi Ferderer at w.ferderer@allianzmission.de
  • North America, Latin America, and any other questions regarding IMA 2016:
    Tilahun B. Kidane at tilahunb@emm.org

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Stories from 2006

IMA news and updates - Philippines - September 2006

“Making room for the glory of God” – Stories and reports from ministry teams - Philippines - September 2006

Philippine Mennonite churches host Holy Spirit in Mission Conference & International Missions Association - Philippines - September 2006

Stories and reports from the Holy Spirit in Mission Conference - Philippines - September 2006


Stories from 2005

Indonesian Mennonites host Holy Spirit in Mission Conference and
International Missions Association

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Read a story from one of the 2005 Holy Spirit in Mission ministry teams

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Stories from 2004

Fifteen international mission groups confer at International Missions Association meeting in Honduras

Honduran Mennonite churches host Holy Spirit in Missions Conference 2004




IMA Members
African Christian Mission International - Kenya
Agencia Misionera de las Iglesias de la Convencion Menonita de Costa Rica
Amor Viviente - Honduras
Asia Pacific Missions - Singapore
Binay Fellowship of Churches - Nepal
Deliverance Outreach Ministries - Kenya
Eastern Mennonite Missions (EMM) - USA
GITJ - Indonesia
Happy Church - Kenya
Honduran Evangelical Mennonite Church (IEMH)
Hope Celebration Christian Church - Kenya
Integrated Mennonite Churches of the
Philippines (IMC)
Junta Misionera Convencion Menonita de Nicaragua
Kanisa la Mennonite Tanzania (KMT)
Kenya Mennonite Church (KMC)
Koinonia Fellowship of Churches - USA
Meserete Kristos Church (MKC) - Ethiopia
Overcoming Faith Church - Kenya

PIPKA - Indonesia
Pocket Testament League (PTL) - India
Rosedale Mennonite Missions - USA
Spanish Mennonite Council - USA
Word-of-Grace Network - USA


President- Yesaya Abdi
Vice-president- Henry Mulandi
Secretary – P. C. Alexander
Coordinator- Tilahun Beyene Kidane

Cick here to contact Tilahun
or phone 717 898-2251.

Mailing address:
53 W. Brandt Blvd,
Salunga, Pa. 17538