Our goal is to be open handed with all the blessings the Lord has given to us. With all the support, we have been able to give to some great missions and missionaries. Click the links below to learn more about each one.
Ed and Christy Hanna – Director of Cru Lehigh Valley
Cru is a college ministry that focuses on evangelism and discipleship and pursues students on campus for Christ. They are currently serving on Lehigh, Kutztown, and Penn State Lehigh Valley’s Campuses, and they partner with the Vine at LCCC as well.
Kingdom Life Family Center
Kingdom Life’s church is located in Orefield, PA and truly exemplifies what it means to be the hands and feet of Jesus. They run a food bank out of their church for those in need in the community as well as operating a mobile food bank every Friday night at Jordan Park and Sunday mornings in inner city Allentown. They spend time in prayer with the people they serve and are focused on using these opportunities to bring people to Christ.
Kidspeace Boys and Girls Ministry
The Vine and Agape Fellowship partner to lead an outreach ministry twice a month to the boys and girls living on campus at Kidspeace in Orefield, PA. We connect with the kids through worship, games, sports, and teaching God's Word. God has opened doors for us and we have seen lives changed and new relationships with Christ begin with the students at Kidspeace! The financial support goes to buy Bibles, devotionals, and supplies for the boys and girls in need.
Alexis Visser - Staff Member of Young Life
Alexis is a missionary working with Young Life. She serves high school students and makes it her aim to introduce them to Jesus.
Bright Hope Pregnancy Support Centers
Bright Hope Pregnancy Support Centers provide pregnancy support and life skills education to the women, men, and youth in the Lehigh Valley. Their goal is to maintain services and resources for women choosing life for their unborn child and to support families in need.
The Disaster Relief fund supports churches that send people into the worst situations in our country to serve the victims in the name of Christ.
Church Planting Cooperative Program
Supports Church Plants and new works of God all across North America that are focused on sharing Christ with those who don’t know Him.
Annie Armstrong Easter Offering
This fund directly supports Missionaries and their work in North America.
Leaders of Faith Foundation
We support Rob Fields, who works to serve our local, state, federal, and international leaders by putting together prayer gatherings and study groups that meet in the spirit of Jesus of Nazareth
Lottie Moon International Missions Offering
This International Missions Offering was named after Lottie Moon who was a missionary to China in the 1800’s. She has an incredible story of being from the United States and making an enormous impact for Christ overseas. This fund goes to support missionaries and church planters around the world to take the Gospel to those without Christ.
One Million Children
OMC brings the Gospel to those in Zambia through building wells for drinkable water for those in need. This ministry has created many opportunities for the Gospel to go forth. They have started a Bible training school for pastors and have made many inroads for Christ in that area of the world.
The Vine currently supports two children in Haiti through New Mission which provides them food, supplies, schooling, and most importantly, opportunities to know Jesus Christ.
Global Hunger Relief
This fund provides food and supplies to people all over the world that are in need in the name of Christ.
Tents of Mercy
With a mission to be an oasis for Israel’s returning exiles and for her native-born sons and daughters. They do this by providing refuge through short term housing, apartment search and employment counseling, and supply through the distribution of food, clothing, household items, toys and baby supplies.
The Joshua Fund
The fund helps tomobilize Christians to bless Israel and her neighbors in the name of Jesus. They share God’s love with Jews, Arabs and Palestinians living in Israel, the West Bank and neighboring nations (Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria & Iraq).
The Vine supports one child through Compassion, who work to create environments where children have their basic needs met and experience God’s love.