PrayFirst! | The new prayer ministry of the Missionary Church

PRAYFIRST! is the prayer ministry of the Missionary Church. We chose the name because it speaks of the priority of prayer and a call to action. Our desire is to see a foundation of prayer for the denomination and for each local church. This summer, the Missionary Church will meet in Fort Wayne for our […]

Discipleship Forum 2017

Discipleship Forum in Africa

Last week, World Partners staff Dr. David Bjork held the first discipleship forum at the Cameroon Faculty of Evangelical Theology in Cameroon, Africa. Over two hundred men and women from twenty different nations and thirty various Christian denominations and movements attended. During the four day forum, attendees reflected on current discipleship and disciple-making experiences in […]

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Who Will YOU Notice Today?

  A World Partners staff member in Europe has been reading a book recently on being more observant and noticing people. She rides public transportation and many of the passengers riding along read books, look at their cell phone, or just stare into space and refuse to make eye contact. She states, “It makes being […]


PrayFirst! | February 13, 2017

PrayFirst! A ministry of the Missionary Church, USA WORLD-LEVEL PRAYER NEWS from Dr. Ben Jennings February 13, 2017 “Look to Me and be saved, all you ends of the earth! For I am God, and there is no other.” —Isaiah 45:22 PRAISE GOD FOR … World: A big thank you to God’s people! Increased persecution […]


PrayLink | February 7, 2017

SPAIN: Pray for travel safety for DON and JUDY DAY as they return to Spain from the U.S. today. The Days also request prayer for God’s direction as they search for a home base in Spain upon their return. CAMEROON: For the past three months, DAVID BJORK has been working on a plan to host […]


PrayFirst! | February 5, 2017

PrayFirst! A ministry of the Missionary Church, USA WORLD-LEVEL PRAYER NEWS from Dr. Ben Jennings February 5, 2017 “But as it is written: ’Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him.’ ” —I Corinthians 2:9 EVIDENCE OF […]


MCNCD @News | February 1, 2017

@UPDATES Special Conference to elect the District Superintendent Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Zion Missionary Church, Elkhart Registration will begin at 9:15am and the conference will start at 10:00am Keller Park Missionary Church has confirmed their next pastoral leadership team. Dr. David Cramer and Carrie Badertscher will serve together in this capacity. David will be the Teaching […]


PrayLink | January 31, 2017

Congratulations to JIM and DAWN ANDERSON on the birth of their new granddaughter, Mikayla Grace Anderson, born on January 6, 2017, to Ben and Rachelle Anderson. Pray for a STAFF MEMBER whose grandfather passed away on January 18, 2017. Pray for the staff member and his family as they mourn this loss from far away. […]

Please Welcome Tom Swank!

Please Welcome Tom Swank!

We are very excited to announce Tom Swank as our new Director of Prayer Ministries. Tom has served as a minister in the Missionary Church for more than 40 years as pastor and district superintendent. He has met with the Denominational Prayer Leaders’ Network for the past 18 years as well as the National Prayer Committee. “As I […]


Financial Support Needed

The following staff members are currently in the U.S. for home ministry assignment and need to raise additional support before returning to the field: Bruce and Dawn Cluckie                                                                         Guinea Don and Judy Day                                                                                       Spain Mark and Carla Hanson                                                                             Spain   These individuals are currently raising initial support: Nathan and Christine […]