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A Glimpse Into Serve The City

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Serve The City Volunteer Weeks are happening all over the world!  Here is a glimpse into the Big Volunteer Week that took place in Brussels this month!  Join the team in Brussels next year for their 10 editions of Serve The City:  June 28th to July5th, 2014. Continue to get updates about Serve The City…

Advancement Central & Eastern Europe

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Our team exists to help leaders, church plants and existing churches discover and fulfill their call to start and shape communities of faith that love like Jesus in their neighborhoods. We do this through, training, coaching and establishing missional networks in cities of Eastern and Central Europe. 

Advancement Western Europe

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We are a Fellowship of National Advancement Leaders supporting, encouraging and challenging each other by sharing life, ideas, best practices, struggles and goals towards our shared passion of seeing a new generation of faith-communities that love their neighborhood like Jesus in our nations.

Aline’s Ministry Journey

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Since I was a teenager, I somehow knew that God would guide my way differently than having a regular life with family and children. Today, looking back, I see so clearly how God has been preparing the way–step by step–for where I am at present. After finishing my studies in Amsterdam, one of the components…

Aparisi Iglesias family

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Federico and Olga are Spaniards, and have two children (Joel and Sara). Olga has developed her work as a music teacher and Pilates instructor, while Fede has worked as an IT specialist for nearly 25 years.Both have grown up in Christian families that have given them a life based on biblical values, as well as…

Jay Benfante

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I am an inspired follower of Jesus who believes God loved humanity so much that he entered into our pain, our dysfunction, our selfishness, our greed, our violence, and our suffering; he heals us, redeems us, and walks with us through these things; and he invites us on the same Journey with our friends, our…

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Frank & Josefine Bouwens

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Frank Bouwens has lived in Belgium, France and Spain and sees himself more as a European than a Dutchman. A “polyglot” he loves to pioneer new things and has been involved in international church ministry for more than 25 years.Frank co-founded a pilgrim’s hostel in the Camino de Santiago in Spain and was a staff-member…