2019 Mission Trips

Sending a short-term mission team from your church or school means being part of a long-term plan to empower vulnerable children, their families, and entire communities. You’ll partner with local Christian leaders to bring the love of Jesus in tangible ways to those in most need. For over 35 years, Forward Edge has mobilized more […]

 
 
 
 
 
 

2018 Mission Opportunities

Forward Edge partners with local ministries in different countries and the U.S. Taking a short-term mission team with your church, school, or another group, means being part of a long-term plan to empower vulnerable children and families. No matter which location you choose to serve in, you’ll be bringing the love of Jesus to those […]

 

God Trapped Us in Houston

What happens when a mission team meets a hurricane: “Life is full of unexpected occurrences. Nowhere was this more evident than the week I spent at the Hilton Garden Inn in Houston, Texas.” – Matt O’Brien, team member A mission team of 12 people representing several different Portland churches was headed down to Nicaragua to serve […]

 

President Note – May 2017

There are times in all our lives when God invites us to follow Him into new and uncharted territory. Invariably, that means letting go of what’s familiar, what’s comfortable, and/or what has “worked for us” in the past.

 

Restoring Cuba

We’ve talked a lot about the devastating impact Hurricane Matthew had on Haiti last October, but Cuba was hit hard by this storm as well. There are hundreds of thousands of people who lost their roofs, or had their homes damaged or completely destroyed. And thousands lost their livelihoods because of damage to agriculture.