Partnering with Strong Missions in Costa Rica "to break the cycle of poverty through education and meet nutritional requirements for children in at-risk neighborhoods. It's hard for a child to concentrate on their studies when their stomach is growling." Mission opportunities include home, public school and church construction and repair, construction and repair in orphanages and schools for special-needs kids, playground installation, retirement center construction/remodeling, participation in feeding programs for children,wheelchair and book donation/distribution, education centers and grants, etc. Contact: KC and Raymond Pieternella email@example.com
Answering the call for immediate assistance after a natural disaster globally when a need is called to our attention. Helping our global neighbors in time of crisis through prayer, monetary donations and physical needs.
Christ's Great Commission is the Call of The Christian and Missionary Alliance-it's why we exist! We are compelled by Jesus' command to make disciples of all nations. Reaching the lost is a cause for which we are willing to go to the ends of the earth-this is no small task! Cypress UMC is blessed with members who answer God's call to the mission field. Individuals are supported as they step out of their comfort zone into the mission field joining with others to fulfill God's plan locally and globally.
ZOE works to break this cycle of poverty, and give these children hope. Moving beyond traditional relief ministry, ZOE provides a comprehensive approach to transforming the lives of African children orphaned by HIV/AIDS, war, disease, famine and other causes. The results are striking: within three years, the children and youth who participate in ZOE's empowerment program are self-sufficient, never needing to depend on handouts again.
Chairperson: Laura Stewart
Vice Chair: Lisa Longacre