If Jesus Christ is the lifeblood of Power to Change, our ministries are the heartbeat. Every two weeks we’ll be checking their pulse, sharing blog posts, stories and events from our 10 ministries and humanitarian partner. This is P2C Pulse.
What happens when 200 P2C – Students staff and students gather for three days and then launch six mission trips worldwide? Unity, excitement, prayer, and perspective. [Power to Change – Students]
Do you want to know how you can pray for Power to Change mission trips? Darren Lung, the National Director of Global Missions, has five key ways you can lift up these short-term missionaries in prayer. [Power to Change – Students]
Mackenzie, Jordan, and Jeanne share how the gospel changed their lives and how they see Power to Change working on university campuses. “There is something so evident on the campuses,” says Jeanne, “and that’s the curiosity of the students.” [Power to Change – Students]
“We want these trips not just to be a two-week experience, but we want them to understand what it means for them to make a positive impact wherever they are.” This will be the third summer that Athletes in Action has sent soccer teams to Ethiopia to run kids camps, mentor coaches, and play against professional teams. [Athletes in Action]
“I don’t think I have quite enjoyed worship and prayer as [much as] I have with the residents of Mukti.” Last August, a Global Aid Network LIFE Team spent two weeks serving at Mukti Mission in India. Read about their experience as GAiN prepares to send another team to Mukti this summer! [Global Aid Network]
“Today, we are more connected than ever before. Yet we are far lonelier than previous generations.” Ethan Renoe writes on the lack of intimacy in today’s connected world. [FamilyLife]
There’s nothing inherently wrong with technology, but if you’re not careful, it can suck the life out of your family. A technology detox can lead to a healthier, more connected family. [FamilyLife]
Garth Jestley notes that one of the keys to turning around a failing business is to look past the symptoms to find the real underlying problems, then draws a parallel to personal turnaround, which is only possible through Jesus. [LeaderImpact]
When the bread crumbs you leave along the path are not enough to lead you out of the woods, where do you turn? [The Life]
We’ve all met someone who has been hurt by the church. Maybe we’ve been wounded by our fellow believers and sometimes we’ve been the ones doing the wounding. What steps can we take to heal in these situations? [The Life]
MAY 27 | Become a marriage mentor with FamilyLife’s Marriage Mentoring Initiative. They are hosting a training session in Calgary, AB on May 27th. [FamilyLife]
JUNE 9 | Come to a fun, interactive marriage workshop in Prince George, BC on June 9th. Mike and Karen Woodard will help you identify what season of marriage you are in and outline strategies to help you and your spouse move to a warmer, healthier season. [FamilyLife]
JUNE 10 | DRIME’s Run for the Nations is a fun and family-friendly way to support the awesome work that DRIME does around the world. [DRIME]
JUNE 17 | Join Chris and Heather Harman in Lower Sackville, NS for a Marriage Mentoring Initiative training session on June 17th. [FamilyLife]
SUMMER | There are fewer P2C events throughout late spring and early summer, as this is the time many of our ministries and partners plan mission trips and summer projects. Throughout May, June, July, and August, many of our staff and volunteers will be traveling to support local churches and ministries in their work and to make Jesus known around the world. Please be in prayer for all our trips during this time. [Power to Change]
The deadline to apply for Global Aid Network’s LIFE Team projects in Benin and India is on May 26th. The Benin trip will focus on the Water For Life Initiative, helping in early construction of a new water well and providing hygiene training, as well as partnerships with Power to Change ministries The JESUS Film Church Planting Strategy, Athletes in Action, and DRIME. The India trip will focus on Mukti Mission, serving on the main Mukti campus in a way that best suits your skills and passions.
[Global Aid Network]
Did you know that you can be a missionary right from your home or office? The Life Project is looking for online mentors who can walk alongside people on their spiritual journeys: share your life experience, provide resources and help lead people to Jesus.
[The Life Project]
DRIME is sending a mission trip to Uganda this summer, to equip and train the local church in their powerful and effective evangelism tool. People on this trip will also have the opportunity to use drama to engage people on street corners, in spiritual conversations. Sign up today! [DRIME]
There are always volunteer opportunities in our ministries. Click to find a place to serve that fits your calling! [Power to Change]
Join the field staff of one of our ministries! Current opportunities include Campus Staff for Athletes in Action and P2C – Students, Director of Church Planting for The JESUS Film Church Planting Strategy, and Audio Supervisor for P2C Films. [Power to Change]