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Missions

Missions

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East Sparta Christian Church is dedicated to sharing Christ.  Check out the missions we support and consider how you can support these missions.  Join us at church to see our mission wall and learn even more about how we are promoting Christ throughout our community and the world!

Casa de Niños

The purpose of Casa de Niños is to provide a Christian home for children who have been abused, abandoned or neglected.  Through its family atmosphere the children learn what it means to love and to be loved.
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You can learn more about Casa  at their facebook page. You can find them by searching "Casa de Niños, Inc"

Pioneer Bible Translators

Pioneer Bible Translators bridges the gap between the church and Bible-less peoples around the world. They are serving 22 million people in 58 language projects in 12 countries. They are seeking new missionaries who will step up and meet the need for incarnational ministry among Bible-less peoples. Their team is composed of Bible translators, literacy evangelists, church planters and a variety of support personnel transforming lives through God’s Word in every language.
Their Mission:
Pioneer Bible Translators exists to disciple the Bible-less, mobilizing God’s people to provide enduring access to God’s Word.
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Philokalia Ministries

Philokalia (fi-lo-ka-lee-a): "love of that which is beautiful or excellent," from The Philokalia, a collection of ancient Greek devotional texts written to enable one to find that which is truly beautiful and excellent in a relationship with God.

Missionaries Jerry & Pam Headen serve with a team in the Sansai district of Chiang Mai, Thailand.  Along with a desire to share the gospel with the Thai people, they lead a ministry which serves people with HIV/AIDS, those affected by HIV/AIDS and other disadvantaged people in Thai society.  Their work with people with AIDS and their families grew out of a conviction that the church is in the world as a sign and foretaste of the Kingdom of God;  therefore the meaning of the gospel must be illustrated through lives of service which accompany its verbal proclamation.

Their ministry is implemented by spiritual formation and evangelism through a growing Christian community.
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Elkhorn Valley Christian Service Camp

Elkhorn Valley Christian Service Camp is a year-round camp and retreat facility.  Our facilities and Double Decker high ropes course, indoor rock wall, and Low Team-Challenge Course serve many churches, families, scout troops, sports teams, and school groups.  Our private campus provides a safe and beautiful environment for groups to grow in unity, purpose and faith. For more info visit www.elkhornvalley.com
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You can contact Elkhorn at:
8200 Carnation Rd. Bergholz, OH 43908
email:      info@elkhornvalley.com
or on facebook at facebook.com/elkhornvalley

Canton Christian Home

Canton Christian Home is a faith based retirement community offering 
Independent, Assisted and Nursing Care living options. We are a non-profit
Christian retirement community.
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Round Lake Christian Camp

The Mission of Round Lake Christian Camp:
Learn-Grow-Share- A unique place where the Gospel oF JesUs Christ is experieNced.
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For more information visit their website at www.roundlake.org

Central India Christian Mission

Ajai and Indu Lall founded Central India Christian Mission in 1982 with a  calling to obey Jesus’ Great Commission by establishing a mission center in their home country. From the very beginning, they focused on evangelism, church planting, and leadership training. In 30 years, CICM has planted over 1,000 churches and baptized over 265,000 people. What started with these two faithful servants has grown into  a multifaceted mission helping thousands of people each year through evangelistic and benevolent ministries.
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For more information visit CICM website at: http://indiamission.org

Orchard Group

Starting new churches is the best way to reach new residents, new people groups and new generations with the gospel.
Orchard Group has been planting churches in the New York City metropolitan area for over sixty years and in the rest of the northeastern United States for twenty years.  New churches started by Orchard Group since 2000 are reaching over a thousand people in the metro areas of Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington and Pittsburgh. In the past few years we have expanded to other challenging, strategic, urban settings: Salt Lake City, Central Phoenix, Ventura, CA and Limerick, Ireland.  While we anticipate starting more churches in other U.S. and international cities, our highest priorities continue to be New York and the northeast.
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You can contact Orchard group at:
website:  http://www.orchardgroup.org
or send mail to:
Director of Communications
Orchard Group
928 Broadway # 404
New York, NY 10010

Ozark Christian College

The ultimate mission of OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE is to glorify God by seeking the evangelization of the lost and the edification of Christians worldwide.
The immediate mission of OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE is to train men and women for Christian service through an undergraduate Bible college education. Emphasis is given to vocational preparation for preaching ministers, missionaries, Christian educators, ministers of music, youth ministers, day-care directors and ministers to the deaf. Biblical and practical training is also provided for those who will serve in the church in non-vocational roles such as elders, deacons, Bible school teachers, and youth sponsors.
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For more information visit the OCC website at: http://occ.edu/

CMFI

CMF International transforms lives and communities through cross-cultural ministries in 18 countries. We minister by planting churches, empowering the urban poor, providing community development, creating authentic and relevant campus ministries, meeting medical needs, and using business as mission. Global opportunities are available from summer internships to career service. We seek dynamic church partnerships toward transformational ministry worldwide.
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To get more information or to contact CMFI:
website:http://cmfi.org

ICOM

The International Conference On Missions exits to encourage everyone to find and fulfill their role in the Great Commission, we want to equip or train everyone to do the best they can, and we want to recruit more missionaries.  This is our purpose.

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For more information visit the ICOM website at: www.theicom.org/conference

Polish Christian Mission

PCM exists to assist Polish Christians in becoming  healthy, growing, self-supporting and reproducing congregations.  We raise  financial and prayer support in the US for the purpose of strategic  church planting, leadership development, local evangelism initiatives and  engaged North American/Polish church partnerships.  David Hatfield, the new  Executive Director (as of March 1, 2013) is committed to mentoring pastors  in Poland, developing and feeding an internship program, and leading short term  teams to Poland with more intentional focused purposes with the local church in  mind. In 2013 he and his wife, Sandy will be leading a short term trip to Poland  which will begin June 7th.  PCM interns will be coming at this time as  well.

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For more information contact David at dave.hatfield@sbcglobal.net.

PSC

The Pregnancy Support Center (PSC) is a nonprofit, faith based organization that provides support to women and their families in Stark County. Services are offered without cost and include:

-          Pregnancy tests and ultrasounds

-          Maternity clothing and baby items (including formula and diapers)

-          Parenting and childbirth classes

-          Abstinence/relationship education in Stark County Schools and youth groups

-          STD testing for women

-          Post-abortion, Post-adoption and other support groups

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To learn more about our services, volunteering or church partnership connect with us on the web!

Friends of PSC: www.connectionpsc.com

Clients: www.pscstark.com

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