Feature Reports

Missions in Action: Samaritan’s Purse Medical Care

08.10.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Dr. Elliott Tenpenny, heads up the international health unit for Samaritan’s Purse. The health care team reaches out to hard-hit communities worldwide. Earlier this year, the Christian relief group deployed its Emergency Field Hospital and disaster response specialists in NYC, where the...

Missions in Action: The Impact Project

07.27.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Jim Willard heads up The Impact Project, a ministry that does home repairs for local people in need. Numerous volunteers are needed for each construction project in New York’s Southern Tier.

Missions in Action: Prison Reform & Prison Fellowship

06.22.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Recent police-involved deaths of African Americans have prompted police reform across the nation. Sentencing disparity and prison overcrowding are part of the issue. Prison Fellowship's Heather Rice-Minus lays out areas for change, along with ways volunteers can help inmates and families.

Missions in Action: YFC in NYC

06.08.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Amid the pandemic, Youth for Christ is using the 'Inside Out' Initiative to serve people. Young people "inside" at-risk youth facilities, are creating art projects and posters that will find their way "out" into New York City, offering hope to others. YFC leader Daniel Sanabria speaks with...

Missions in Action: Prison Fellowship

05.18.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Help for the incarcerated. Prison Fellowship Field Director William Gallerani tells Family Life about the “Academy” training that addresses crime, life skills and addiction recovery for inmates. He shares coronavirus updates and volunteer options through Prison Fellowship.

Missions in Action: Reaching Int'l Students

03.09.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Valerie A. serves as the New York City-area Director for ISI (International Students Inc.). The network of Christians aims to befriend students from around the globe.

Missions in Action: Dancing in Asia

02.24.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Lauren, an American dancer and choreographer, traveled to Asia for a short-term missions trip. She challenges each of us to do what we can to spread the hope found in Jesus.

Missions in Action: Ethnos 360 Pilot

02.10.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Brian & Bailey Pruett serve as missionaries in the Philippines with Ethnos 360 Aviation.

Missions in Action: Steadfast Under Surveillance

01.20.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Crackdown in China. Ruth Kramer, executive producer and anchor for Mission Network News, gives us an update on the challenges of ministering the gospel in China.

Missions in Action: Living Nativity Outreach

12.16.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The “drive through” living nativity outreach of Auburn Alliance Church lets community members witness glimpses of the first Christmas. Nativity Director Becky Mindek details the motivation and what visitors can expect at the Dec. 21 “Journey to Bethlehem” event.