Sandy Barnett serving in New York City
CRU (Campus Crusade for Christ) Inner City
Adult and Youth Development Director
Called out of a commercial bank to join Cru Inner City (formerly known as Here’s Life Inner City), Sandy and the team partner with 130 inner-city churches throughout New York City’s metropolitan area. By resourcing partner churches with evangelism training, food and supplies through their warehouse, in addition to equipping churches to use Adult and Youth Development resources, families in need are offered the good news of Jesus Christ, practical help, and a connection to a local church. As the Adult and Youth Development Director, Sandy has the privilege to equip churches to provide their communities of need with Christ-centered life-skills and career development training as well as after-school programs for children. Located in more than 16 cities across the country, you can find more information about Cru Inner City at www.hlic.org.
Trans World Radio – Director of Church Partnerships
TWR broadcasts the Gospel in over 230 languages from more than 2000 radio stations around the world to listeners in 160 countries. According to extensive research, over four billion people can hear TWR Bible-teaching radio programs in their heart language every day! In addition, 3 billion people have access to Christian multimedia content in their language on our internet digital platform www.twr360.org. Wayne’s primary responsibility is to develop and implement Trans World Radio’s US church engagement strategy, traveling nationwide to promote opportunities for US churches to be involved in outreach with TWR’s 70 national partners around the world. Shelley supervises a team that processes donor gifts received by TWR for missionary support and various projects of national partners overseas. The Frost’s served overseas from 1988 to 2000 in TWR’s broadcast ministry from Guam to the Asia/Pacific region.
New Tribes Missions – Mission Representatives
As New Tribes Mission Representatives, George & Suzanne challenge the local church to engage with world missions as a whole and more specifically with tribal missions and the work of NTM. Through speaking opportunities and individual meetings, they seek to establish good relations with the local Church and educate believers about the work and training available through NTM. Currently, they are the representatives for Idaho and Montana and visit with over seventy churches and Christian schools every three to four months, meeting with the pastors, missions directors and school principals.
The mission of Wellspring Living is to help victims and those vulnerable of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking (DMST) develop the courage to move forward and the confidence to succeed. Wellspring Living has been on the front lines of fighting the plague of sex trafficking with the message of God’s transforming grace for 13 years, serving women and girls who have been victims of DMST. DMST is defined as the commercial sexual exploitation of children through prostitution, pornography and sexual performance. Wellspring Living is located in the Atlanta, Georgia area and serves women and girls from across the nation. In 2001, Wellspring opened its first residential facility for women. In 2008, Wellspring expanded its focus to serve girls, ages 12-17, who are survivors of domestic sex trafficking. In 2012, Wellspring Living added further aftercare services for trafficked survivors, ages 17-25, through its new Empowered Living Program utilizing efficiency apartments and providing the love of Jesus Christ, continued therapy, education, and life skills services.
We exist to help and inspire children of foreign parents attain a high school diploma and pursue higher education by providing academic after school programs and by leading them to the more abundant life. Since 1999, the Sandy Springs Mission’s goal is to see each of its students achieve academic success year-by-year and ultimately graduate from high school. Essentially, students that learn more will earn more, leading to a brighter, more hopeful future. A 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, the Mission is dedicated to demonstrating the love of God through helping and inspiring at-risk students attending Lake Forest & High Point Elementary, Ridgeview Middle and Riverwood High schools. Find us at www.facebook.com/sandyspringsmission2011 and https://twitter.com/The_SSMission
Patch Our Planet is an orphan care resource for church leaders. We offer comprehensive, on-site orphan care training and online orphan care curriculum. We believe that the Church is the permanent patch to the orphan crisis. To that end, we are working toward a world where every church in every community is caring for every orphan.