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February 27, 2019

2018 annual report

This annual report is an overview of EMM’s work in 2018. It provides glimpses of the major events that happened in each of the 12 regions where EMM workers are serving, introduces you to the people working in each region, and shows how EMM funds were allocated throughout the year. For a more in-depth look at EMM’s vision for each region of the world and the work taking place there, visit emm.org/regions. Stay updated on EMM’s work through news releases, feature stories, podcasts, photo galleries, and more at emm.org/stories. Thank you for taking the time to engage with EMM’s mission!

Published in Articles
October 14, 2016

A rainbow of promise in Peru

podcastLiving in a totally unfamiliar country is overwhelming and even scary at times. But signs of God’s presence surrounded one mission intern as she took a leap of faith.

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, October 15, 2016.

Published in Focus podcasts

podcast If you met Pedro a year ago, you would have met the town drunk. How different things are today!

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, August 27, 2016.

Published in Focus podcasts

After coming back from a YES assignment in Cusco, Peru, and serving as hostess at the Baltimore (Md.) Discipleship Center for six months, I was job searching desperately.

Published in Your story (alumni)
September 21, 2015

Return for closure

“Chao, nos vemos en tres meses! (Goodbye, see you in three months!)”

Published in Articles

One rainy evening in Achao, the members of EMM’s Chile YES team found themselves grumpy and just wanting to go to bed. But Anna, Eliot, Gabi, Gretchen, and Hadassah had to prepare for guests instead. A new friend and a friend of hers were coming to visit.

Published in Articles
May 1, 2015


From the president's heart (click here to read)

Repairs that take "forever"
A worker's reflection to the question "Where is God in all of this?".

Hanging on each word (click here to read)
What does one talk about when Muslim friends come for dinner on Good Friday?

Transplanting roots (click here to read)
A worker's reflections on returning to the United States after serving on a long-term assignment.

5 ways to be hospitable to immigrants and refugees (click here to view)

Beautiful faces and places: a window into Central Asia (click here to view photos)

May 1, 2015

Transplanting roots

Return. Retornar. Kutimuy. I can say it in three languages, but living it and trying to explain to you how it feels right now is much more difficult. Returning is a tearing apart, a tearing up of roots. It is painful.

Published in Articles
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