From Back to God Ministries International

THE KINGDOM OF GOD - What is life in God’s kingdom like? When will it finally be reality? Let’s study Matthew 5:3-10, Luke 17:20-21, and Revelation 4:1-6 to discover what life looks like in God’s kingdom, why Christians believe it’s both already here and not yet fully realized, and how we live as kingdom citizens now. Listen now at GroundworkOnline.com and subscribe to Groundwork's weekly emails for future episodes.
WHERE’S YOUR MANNERS? PART 2 - When Miss Manners comes to town for a reality show about manners the kids all try to win the contest. But the winner is a surprise for everyone. Subscribe for free at getkidscorner.com. Free Giveaway: Kids Corner’s “Know Your Bible Activity Book, Part 3!” Can you figure out all Kids Corner Bible puzzles? www.kidscorner.net.

From Faith Formation Ministries

Family Faith Formation Tip: - Research shows that children are more likely to grow in faith if they have the support of at least five involved adults, in addition to family members. Who are (or who could be) your child’s “faithful five”? For more on this concept, check out The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family (Zondervan 2014). (Faith Formation Ministries; crcna.org/FaithFormation)

From Resonate Global Mission

Global Prayer Safari - In Swahili, the word "safari" means "journey." Join a team of North Americans who appreciate the power of prayer as you journey hand-in-hand with teams from Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda. You'll learn about prayer from other Christian traditions as you visit schools, hospitals, jails, government buildings, markets, and more. Dates: January 31 - February 11, 2019. For more information, visit www.resonateglobalmission.org/safari.
Special Training Opportunity for Short-Term Mission Teams - Bring your team together and experience the course that has profoundly impacted countless leaders! The Executive Course in Volunteer Ministry Development, sponsored by Resonate Global Mission and World Renew, engages teams in developing a high-impact volunteer ministry. Whether you're a senior executive, short-term mission trip leader, or volunteer director—whether you're an experienced volunteer leader or just getting started—you will gain immediate takeaways for making a lasting impact! Join us in Grand Rapids, Michigan, October 8 -10! To learn more and register, visit bit.ly/executivecourse or contact Mary Dykstra (mdykstra@worldrenew.net) or Lisa Sochacki (lsochacki@crcna.org).

From World Renew

Career Opportunity - Donor Reporting and Communications Project Assistant - World Renew, an agency of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA), has a full time, time-bound opportunity for a Project Assistant based in Arua, Uganda. This position will draft and/or write various reports in a timely manner and ensure that the impact of interventions is effectively communicated to World Renew’s constituents and donors. You will work closely with local partners and the World Renew project teams ensuring effective and inclusive processes are put in place to develop reports. Please visit our website at www.worldrenew.net/careers for more information, or to apply for the position!
Help East Coast Residents after Hurricane Florence: - World Renew Disaster Response Services (DRS) is responding to Hurricane Florence after it hit the U.S. East Coast last week. DRS regional managers are working with local officials and organizations to start initial planning to send early assessment and clean-up volunteers. Nearly 50 inches of rain fell in some locations. Please give to Hurricane Florence response at worldrenew.net/florence, by calling 800-552-7972 or mailing your check, made out to World Renew with "DRS Hurricane Florence" in the memo line, to: World Renew, 1700 28th St., SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508. Thank you.