Our Next Mission Trip:
October 17th - 27th , 2013 // Robe, Ethiopia
Contact Audrey Rhinehart for more details
Global Missions focuses on transforming communities in Ethiopia; through the use of our hands and the hands of others, making a tangible difference through physical, spiritual and realtional involvement.
Mission Statement: The mission is to give a hand up to our brothers and sisters on the other side of the world.
Gobal Impact Timeline
2007 - During Capital campaign, Pastor Ray pledged that the first $10,000 would go toward building a dormitory for an orphange in Mekelle, Ethiopia. The dormitory was completed and global missions continued to support the orphange through providing gifts of livestock and seeds
2009 - A scout team, inlcuding Pastor Ray visited Mekelle and others to looks for more ways to serve in Ethiopia
2010 - Forest Pointe partnered with Sport Friends Minitstry and sent a team to serve in a Sports Camp for children. The team shared thier love of the Lord with the campers and witnessed 35 boys commit their lives to Christ
2011 - Forest Pointe drew upon the experience in 2010 and sought out ways to further grow our impact in Ethiopia. A partnership was forged with CH Global to build a community center in Robe, Ethiopia to serve the community of thousands through teaching skills to plan chruches, provide education for children, teach vocational skills, and help families through microfinance.
2012 - A team traveled to Robe, Ethiopia to open the community center and to deepen relationships with Robe, surrounding communities and CH Global.