Wellspring is part of the Christian and Missionary Alliance. We are more than a denomination—we are a people who engage, support and send workers to share the gospel. We maintain a commitment to cross-cultural ministry by financially supporting, praying for and maintaining correspondence with 30 international worker households, engaging the church in partnership with gloabl and local service opportunities and sending short-term missions teams.

Missions Fest 2022

Schedule

  • Sunday Jan 30 – 10 AM
    • WORSHIP SERVICE | Sanctuary – Scott Manke, Family Empowerment Center, Chicago
    • CHILDREN’S MINISTRY | Elementary Rm 126 – Dan and Tammy Wisle ​
  • Monday Jan 31 – 7PM – HOW TO GET STARTED IN MISSIONS | via Zoom – Karen Hessel and Ron Julian – Q&A time for anyone interested in learning more. No registration necessary.
  • Wednesday Feb 2 – 7 PM
    • IW STORYTELLING TIME ABOUT “STUFF” | via Zoom – Robert and Roberta Adair, Japan; Jeff and Karyn Kamphausen, Thailand; Steve and Mary Westergren, Thailand – Because the “stuff” that IWs save and choose to drag around the world has meaning, there’s often a good story behind these precious items. Our IWs will be sharing about a favorite keepsake and what it represents to them. All are invited.
    • THE ROCK (5th/6th Grade) | Koinonia Rm – Hannah and Kayla Hurst, Bolivia MK’s
  • Saturday Feb 5 – 7PM – YOUTH MISSIONS TIME | Foundation Rm – Brian and Val Weidemann, Malaysia
  • Sunday Feb 6 – 10 AM
    • WORSHIP SERVICE and PARADE OF NATIONS | Sanctuary – Brian and Val Weidemann, Malaysia
    • CHILDREN’S MINISTRY | Elementary Rm 126 – Zooming with Ben and Kristy Williams, Ukraine ​
  • Feb 7 – March 9 – International Worker 31-day Prayer Challenge (sign up below)


International Worker “Snapshots of our world” Gallery (Jan 30-Feb 6) & Prayer Challenge (Feb 7-March 9)

Sign up below to particpate in our 31-day prayer challenge and view our online advent-style prayer calendar. It’s a fun and interactive way for all ages to learn what it means to be “sent ones.” You will also gain access to view our online Missions Fest gallery, featuring photos of what IWs do and how they do it!


Missions Mentorship Program

Are you interested in serving in vocational missions? Are you an experienced international worker willing to mentor someone exploring mission? Let us help coordinate a connection. Sign up here…