THE NIGHT IN REVIEW More than 120 guests packed the hearth room of Colonial Church for the July partner meeting. With plenty to celebrate- the 5th anniversary of being in ministry together, the change of name announcement, and the amazing ministries we serve, the room was buzzing. Heart Ministry provide smoked chicken and steak [...]
Board Chair Scott Slater Announces Name Change to Amplify Mission Network. The Barnabas Group MN has relaunched as Amplify Mission Network “To Maximize Impact in Mission and God’s Kingdom”.
At our September event, we heard from emerging ministry Encircled founder, Ben Bevis. Ben presented information on the decline of youth engagement in the church and the effect of the decreasing number "faith influencers" in kids lives. With more than 24 years in youth and at-risk teen ministry experience, Ben has developed a coaching [...]
With more than 100 partners in attendance, Michelle Ooley presented her compelling vision of making an impact through mobile mending services. "Imagine you are homeless with only one pair of jeans, the weather is getting colder and they are in need of repair, where would you go?" began Michelle. "Now imagine you are a mother [...]
What do you do when you experience nearly 200% growth in one year? How about when you have a robust training platform that can help youth not just survive, but thrive? These are just a few of the questions our emerging ministries asked in Tuesday’s Amplify Mission Network event.
On Wednesday mornings, once a month, emerging ministry leaders meet to work on mission and ministry as a part of Amplify Mission Network’s Learning Academy. The Learning Academy fills a unique role for participants, the majority of which are Executive Directors with little to no staff. On topic this week was the role [...]
For some ministries the need is obvious- a van, distribution space, strategic roadmap. For others, the ability to tell a compelling story, legal counsel or financial planning is the need. And sometimes it’s a little bit of it all. When The Reel Hope Project presented to Amplify partners earlier this year the ask was [...]
Some of our emerging ministries find their mission in the heat of dynamic needs, like Heart Ministries, which was created in 2012 as a response team for natural disasters. Others, like Fair Anita, a social enterprise that produces hand-made accessories to empower women around the world, experience more predictable times of demand. Regardless of mission [...]
Tuesday, November 13- It was brisk outside, but the warmth inside the room was palpable as business leaders and ministry leaders exchanged ideas and shared insight to help our presenting ministries Native Strong ARC and Cyber Warrior Foundation on Tuesday evening. The evening began with guest speaker Matt Norman President of Dale Carnegie North [...]
More than 100 people showed up to support the efforts of Trafficking Justice and Beautiful and Loved during Tuesday night’s Amplify Mission Network meeting. Business folks, nonprofit executives and organizational mavens dined on dinner catered from The Freedom Truck, an organization dedicated to spread awareness about human trafficking.