Second Chances Month!
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The Compassionate Missionary Council members represent various ministry areas across the United States. They give input in several ways:
Identify and provide available resources to agencies and organizations currently involved in ministries.
Plan strategies for prevention and collaborative initiatives.
Assist in developing best practices for different compassion areas.
Enhance support for outreach opportunities.
Promote engagement, awareness, and collaboration to fulfill the Great Commission in America – making disciples for Jesus Christ, THAT NONE PERISH.
CMC in the news -
Recent PE News articles have featured the human reconciliation ministry of People's Church of Cincinnati (CMC Member Chris Beard) and the orphan care ministry of Chaplains Gary and Tammie Webb. Rural Compassion (CMC Member Steve Donaldson) was also highlighted recently, partnering to help a rural Missouri church bless their community through distribution of shoes and backpacks at the local school.
(click here for a brief member biographical summary; click each name to see the ministry website)
Kevin Babin - Deaf Culture Ministries
Chris Beard - foster care and adoption;; urban ministry; multi-cultural ministry
John Brady - rural America
Malcolm Burleigh - senior director, U.S. Missions Intercultural Ministries
Charlie Chivers - ministry to persons with disabilities
Manuel Cordero - senior director, U.S. Missions Chaplaincy Ministries
Steve Donaldson - rural America
Ramona Edgman - U.S. Missions administrator
David Houck - Intercultural Ministries
Sandra Morgan - human trafficking
Eric Porter - foster care/adoption and orphan care
Charles Sanderfur - foster care and adoption
Richard Smith - inner city ministries
Zollie L. Smith Jr. - U. S. Missions executive director
Cynthia Thomas - U.S. Missions resource & research specialist
Gary Webb - foster care and adoption
Paul Weingartner - Blind Ministries