International Development Week

We at EMCC count it all joy that we, alongside the Global Church, get to demonstrate the good news of Jesus bringing hope and transformation everywhere. A value for World Partners, as we go, has been to assist global friends in their goals, as defined by them, in developing disciple-making focus, and addressing their community development needs. 

Engaging in IDW2022, we will share insights and stories about followers of Jesus who are sharing God’s blessings and the ways EMCC have interacted with their stories. We hope that your engagement with us speaks to the journey we all are on in determining and expanding our...


The Narrative

Our 2022 Campaign, February 7-11, 2022.

Part 1 - Capacity to Bless with and alongside Global Partners, an introduction to our theme with a story from Brazil. 

Part 2 - Strengthening Churches in their Own Calling, a story of relationship-first posture in engaging across Latin America. 

Part 3 - Developing Leaders in a Practical Gospel, learning from and with our Global Partner in South Africa.

Part 4 - Recognizing a Unique Opportunity, a story from our global partner denomination in Haiti. 

Part 5 - Considering Our Context, reviewing the week and outlining next steps of participation. 


Workers + Partners

Find Global Mission Workers and Partners from EMCC's Global Network, listed by country.

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Demonstrating the Good News

Development happens when a community mobilizes their resources to meet their needs, as defined by them. A community decides what must be done. Then, as they recognize the resources they already have, and as they see that God equips them to solve their own problems, the attitude of the community turns to hope [7 Resources Brochure, 2019].

You can support this kind of development.

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Celebrating God's All Sufficiency

Did you know that God has given resources to everyone? That's how we give and receive together.
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Previous stories and Development Campaigns.

Leaven in the Dough, from IDW 2021

EMCC Connected Across the Globe - Prayer and Reflection, from our International Development Week Campaign, 2021.

Walking Beside Others - an Inundo Development Story with Dan and Kerry Wiens, from our Global Workers Week Campaign, 2020.

Community Development in Haiti and Ethiopia, from our International Development Week Campaign, 2020.

Our Posture of Participation With the Global Church, from IDW2020