Austin serves with VidaNet, a discipleship training ministry based in Costa Rica. He leads VidaNet's community outreach programs, and also plans and leads the short-term teams that come through the ministry while traveling to different parts of Central America. Austin builds and strengthens relationships with VidaNet's partner churches.
An EMM worker in Thailand helps a young girl escape abuse.
Focus is a weekly 3 minute radio program which airs on WDAC (94.5 fm) on Saturdays at 8:55 p.m. This program aired on Saturday, May 19, 2018.
The Garifuna Mennonite Church prepares to take the gospel to Garifuna communities around the world.
Focus is a weekly 3 minute radio program which airs on WDAC (94.5 fm) on Saturdays at 8:55 p.m. This program aired on Saturday, May 12, 2018.
In a new book called “Surviving, Thriving, and Multiplying,” former EMM missionaries tell the story of the very first Mennonite mission pioneers in Honduras.
Focus is a weekly 3 minute radio program which airs on WDAC (94.5 fm) on Saturdays at 8:55 p.m. This program aired on Saturday, May 5, 2018.
Tim and Julie serve in Belize with their three children. They support the local outreach of the Garifuna churches in southern Belize — helping to envision and develop new ministries, mentoring leaders, and walking with an emerging youth movement. They are building relationships with the leaders of the broader Christian community in Dangriga to determine what supportive ministries are needed.
Nathanael and Spring serve in Belize with their four children. Nathanael pastors at Jesus' Deaf Church in Orange Walk, while Spring practices her midwife and nursing skills, when possible. Together they walk alongside church and community members in friendship and mentoring relationships.
Wendell and Melanie serve in Costa Rica with their four children, mentoring and making disciples as directors of VidaNet. They are regional representatives for Central America, overseeing all of EMM's programs and personnel in the region.
Ever since EMM first decided to move to Lancaster City, we’ve sensed God leading us to create a hospitable space for immigrants, community members, and people engaged in mission. EMM’s plan to create a Hospitality Center at 450 North Prince Street is our response to that call.
Are you interested in multiplying the work of EMM by sharing your time and talents? EMM has many opportunities for you to participate in the mission of God by volunteering through our administrative offices in Lancaster County, using the gifts and passions God has given you. Contact Sherrie Ober to learn more, or complete the application now and someone will reach out to you.