“At the present time your plenty will supply what they need, so that in turn their plenty will supply what you need. The goal is equality”. 2 Cor 8:14. Watch the “Thank you” from Action International and new mothers in the Philippines for the hundreds of Bundles of Hope collected during Missions Fest 2014.
I’m sitting in my office on a hot summer morning watching a lady come and water the community garden outside my window. It draws my mind to the parallel between the lifestyle of a farmer and mission. Too often we think in terms of a task to be completed and checked off, not a lifestyle […]
I want to introduce Carolyn Watts to you. Carolyn was an obstetrician who worked in the mountains of Afghanistan. She addressed the harsh realities that emerge every day when you have limited medical supplies, water, and electricity. She served those “beautiful and courageous – and needy – people” for four years before illness ended her medical […]
STRONGER TOGETHER: PARTNERS IN MISSIONARY CARE On Saturday, April 26, you have a wonderful opportunity to learn how best to meet the needs of our global mission workers. Paul Dyck, from the Canadian Member Care Network, asks: How do we care for our missionaries and their children as they experience life uniquely, with difficulty and much grief? […]
Meet John Hall: The Board of Missions Fest is pleased to announce that John Hall will join the staff of Missions Fest Vancouver on April 7th, 2014. John will work together with current Executive Director, Dwayne Buhler, over the months of April and May, taking on the position of Executive Director at the AGM on May 15, […]
We praise God for a great 2014 Missions Fest conference this past weekend. Thousands of people from all ages met at the Vancouver Convention Centre to be inspired and to tap into what God is doing among us and in the world. You can still order audio or video recordings of all our plenary speakers […]
This year’s theme at Missions Fest is Hidden in Plain Sight. Some have asked, who are these people? There are millions of people who go by unnoticed; people we may pass by or see on our TV screens everyday. These “people groups” all have a spiritual need in common; they all need to hear about and […]
Each year I write a story from a different country for our family’s Christmas Eve celebration. I would like to share one of my family’s favorites, and by doing so, wish you and your family a Feliz Navidad! Dwayne K. Buhler Executive Director, Missions Fest Vancouver A Piñata for Rosita The late afternoon sun dipped below the […]
Missions Fest exists to help connect the dots between people and the opportunities in local and global missions. It is our purpose to challenge people to be involved in the Great Commission. Tim Hall came to Missions Fest 2010 when his mother saw an ad in the local Christian newspaper, advertising the first annual Film […]
Our sponsoring churches play a key role in helping spread the word about Missions Fest every year. Please share and/or play this promo video at your church, or with family and friends. DVDs will be available at our November 21st planning meeting.