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New Church Prioritizes Engaging, Empowering the Marginalized

Local Church Grant Recipient, Madras Church, is providing a much-needed service to students and migrant families - all while building relationships and sharing the love of Jesus.
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Innovation Grant Fuels Passion, Calling

For two balmy days in July, across three locations in Dayton, Ohio, more than 50 Adventurers – laity, local pastors, deacons and clergy – came together. The leaders who were
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Churches in Western NC Use Grants to Collaborate, Connect

Three churches and a United Methodist Church District were awarded Equipping the Local Church Grants in June 2022. They tell about their initiatives and how they are inviting their communities to join the Christian journey.
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Foster Families Find Care and Respite at Local Church

Scenic Church began a respite care program for foster families with the Local Church Grant they received from the Foundation.
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Dr. Charles Kinder Remembered As Visionary, Pastoral Leader

Dr. Charles Kinder, President Emeritus of The Foundation for Evangelism, passed away on July 14, 2022. Dr. Kinder served as a minister in the Florida Annual Conference of The United
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Long-Time Donor Reflects on Late Husband’s Shared Passion for Evangelism

When Nancy Acker’s late husband, Darrel, signed up for a Lay Witness Training trip to Pennsylvania years ago, she wasn’t interested. The training would take up time they would normally
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FFE Announces 2022 Equipping the Local Church Grant Recipients

From the 100 applications received for the inaugural Equipping the Local Church Grant Cycle, The Foundation for Evangelism has selected 31 projects to receive grants totaling $230,000. Recipients will be announced publicly in June after all have been notified.
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An Impact Story 12 Years in the Making

Jorge Acevedo received an award from the FFE in 2009 - and the relationship has only grown since then. In addition to leading his church, he is a ministry coach, trainer and writer, but the story doesn't end there.
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Army Chaplain Credits E. Stanley Jones Professor with Shaping Her Understanding of Evangelism

By Terri FarmerBrittany Wooten is a 2014 graduate of Methodist Theological School in Ohio. She remembers taking evangelism courses taught by E. Stanley Jones Professor of Evangelism, Dr. Joon Sik
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Bishop Darryl Starnes to Join FFE Board in the Fall

Born in Hampton, VA, but nurtured in the First AME Zion Church in Knoxville, TN, where his grandfather was the organizing pastor, Darryl gave his life to Christ as a
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