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Random Act: Volunteers wash dogs and cars

The Vertical Church in Yuma, Arizona, held a Kindness Saturday event last week at a local car wash. There also happened to be a special dog wash, so along with cars, volunteers washed canines for free.


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Pastor's wife and daughter publish books chronicling mental illness

Pastor Dave Yeiser and his wife, Karen, from First Baptist Church in Greenhills, Ohio, lived through the nightmare of having a daughter in grad school dropout, disappear and become homeless due to mental illness. 

By the grace of God their daughter, Bethany, was eventually restored....

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The day God ate lunch at Wendy's

Converge missionaries Jim and Lynn Jarman are preparing to serve at New Life Church, Stockholm, Sweden, and are helping to plant 20 to 30 churches. Jim shares with us a recent story:

In the past 11 months we...

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The Islam of Boko Haram

Written by a Converge Worker

Our hearts break as we read and listen to news reports about the April 14 kidnapping and alleged torture of nearly 300 schoolgirls in the Borno state of Nigeria.

Nigeria is the eighth most-populated nation in the world, and the most populated...

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Small church, a different kind of impact

Pastor Eric Whitman didn’t know five years ago The Exchange Church would be in north Minneapolis. He didn’t know he’d move his family into a neighborhood where children didn’t know what supper or dinner is. In fact, leaders told him he didn’t want...

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Converge responds to Moore, Okla., tornado

The May 20 mid-afternoon F4 tornado demolished a wide swath of Moore, Oklahoma, just south of Oklahoma City. Initial reports conflict on the death toll, which includes children from elementary schools. Converge World Relief has established a fund for Moore families affected by the tornado. We...

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Converge Responds: Manchester Attack

You’ve seen the news reports from Monday’s terrorist attack at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. Twenty-two were killed and more than 120 injured in the suicide bombing explosion.

Converge has missionaries in Manchester: Ken and Emily...

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Converge Responds to Philippines Flash Flood

On Friday, December 16, tropical storm Washi caused an overnight flash flood on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. More than 1000 people were killed, and an unknown number are missing.

Our longtime partner the Baptist Conference of the Philippines has churches in Cagayan de Oro...

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Connect 2012

Biennial Meetings of Converge Worldwide and Bethel University

Theme: Stand in Awe

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr. John Jenkins...
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Giving to Converge

Thank You for Considering Converge! 

We help people meet, know and follow Jesus Christ by starting and strengthening churches together worldwide.

Whether large or small, your gifts play a vital part in sharing Jesus with those who have...

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