Overseas

“It is not so much the case that God has a mission for his church in the world, as that God has a church for his mission in the world. Mission was not made for the church, the church was made for mission – God’s mission.” – Christopher Wright, The Mission of God.
Please click on the mission logos to link to their website. 
Friends of Israel:                    

 
This organization reaches out with the Gospel of Christ to Jewish people of Atlantic Canada. We support John and Dorothy McKim who are Atlantic Representatives and now work out of Saint John, NB. John and Dorothy visited St. Andrews this past Easter and helped in the Maundy Thursday program.
Overseas Missionary Fellowship: (OMF)  

 
This organization reaches out to: Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea and discreetly to mainland China through different channels. We support Nancy Stephens, National Candidate Coordinator. We also supported Rob and Clara Flanagan, who moved to Toronto to serve at the OMF Mission Home – a base for outgoing and incoming missionaries.
Interserve:             
 
Reaches out to the 10/40 window to Muslim and Hindu peoples. Strong ministries in the Middle East, India, Pakistan, Nepal and North Africa have developed. We support Interserve missionaries Dr Bill and Sheila McKelvie in Pakistan. They work in a TB hospital and have returned to Pakistan 2011. Terrible flooding in the central plains have disrupted a lot of planned work, but opened other doors for service.

REACH ACROSS, formerly the Red Sea Mission:
 
It now has a new Canadian Director: Perry Zelman. ReachAcross P.O. Box 88520, RPO Newton, Surrey, BC V3W 0X1. Phone: 604-596-7937 Fax: 604-596-7926 Email: info.ca@reachacross.net This is a mission team that reaches out to Muslims with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Wycliffe Bible Translators:     

 
We continue to support the ministry of Sean and Lezlie Allison in the Cameroon Africa. They are involved in helping a tribal people develop a written syntax for their language. Sean has completed his PhD and has moved to British Columbia where he is teaching in a linguistics school. He plans to also spend several months each year in the Cameroon working with tribal people and missionaries working in the region.
Christmas Shoe Box:       
 
The Christmas Shoe Box ministry of Samaritan’s Purse was again a success. We obtained 100 boxes and distributed them to the congregation.
Assist Canada:
 
ASSIST is focused on working with national churches and individuals through effective partnerships. We value all dedicated servants for the Lord but take special joy in being involved with indigenous ministries.
Buckingham Leadership Institute:
 
Currently, Dr. Buckingham serves as the CEO of the Buckingham Leadership Institute, which hosts training events and provides coaching to local church leaders in the areas of leadership development and church consultations designed to maximize church potential.