Decatur Highway Church of Christ

Missions

“And He said to them, Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation”

Mark 16:15

Below is a list of the people and missions Decatur Highway supports to continue spreading God’s Word:

ALABAMA MISSIONS

amridge-universityAmridge University is an independent, coeducational institution dedicated to the spirit of its Christian ideals and heritage.  Amridge University’s mission is to prepare men and women, through a commitment to academic excellence and spiritual vitality at the undergraduate and graduate levels, for a lifetime of learning, leadership, and service to the professions, society, church, and family.  Visit at: www.amridgeuniversity.edu

The Bible is the heart of the curriculum at Faulkner University, accepted and taught as the inspired, authoritative and all-sufficient word of God. Training for dedicated Christian service is emphasized in and out of the classroom.  The College of Biblical Studies exists to serve all students of the university. Every student must take a Bible course within every fifteen hours enrolled.  The College of Biblical Studies also offers degree tracks designed for those who plan to devote themselves to full-time service in the church.  Visit at: www.faulkner.edu

 

Eutaw, Alabama Mission Work

Partnered with Cottondale Church of Christ.  The Eutaw church of Christ was established April 2001, with the help of several sister congregations in the area.  Contact: Steven Nelson at scnelsonjr1983@yahoo.com

 

Washington County Mission Work

Chatom Church of Christ: Howard Odom

 

HONDURAN MISSIONS

Family Life Missions

Family Life Missions (FLM) has been a longstanding work based in Catacamas Honduras. We operate the Por Los Niños Children’s Homes in one of the poorest countries in the western hemisphere. In Honduras, the average family has about four children and the age of the population at large is fifteen years old. In Honduras, around 50 percent of households live in poverty, and 30 percent in extreme poverty. Most of the poor live in rural areas where over 80% live without clean water or sanitary facilities. Education is also a factor in Honduras as 83% of the population do not receive more than a third grade education.  Visit at: www.porlosninos.org

 

INDIA MISSIONS

Ron Clayton

An effort headed by Brother Ron Clayton to bring the word of God and the Gospel of Jesus to the people of India.  This effort provides many opportunities to the country: City Evangelism, Village Evangelism, Kate Cabe Memorial Bible Institute, Gospel Film Teams, Supplying Tools for Native Indian Preachers, Preacher Assistance, Denominational Preachers’ Seminars, India Bible School, Printing Gospel Literature, Karen Primary School, Ellen Carthen Memorial Medical Clinic, Carl Crosser Memorial Institute of Biblical Studies, Follow-up Work, Haslam-Fulford Memorial Preachers’ Lectures, Women Helping Women, Violet’s Kids, Harvey Cabe Memorial Children’s Home. Webpage: www.cocindia.net – Email: RCIndia@sonet.net


 

NIGERIA MISSIONS

Jos School of Biblical Studies

The School of Biblical Studies, Jos, was established on August 20, 1989, for the purpose of educating men and women in the work of God. The School seeks to maintain itself as an Institution that trains men and women to teach and preach the Gospel; be responsible citizens in Nigeria, and effective leaders in the Church of the Lord, in order to aid the spread of the Gospel to all the world.  Visit at: www.sbsjos.com


Steve Worley

Steve Worley

Brother Steve Worley is an evangelist & missionary in Africa.  He was instrumental in the founding of the School of Biblical Studies in Jos, Nigeria and continues to work actively with the school.  When in the states, Brother Steve worships and works with Savannah Church of Christ in Savannah, Tennessee.   Email: sworley98@yahoo.com

 

Adam Cox

Brother Adam Cox joined the work in 2012.  Adam travels to Nigeria for several weeks every year to learn from and work with Brother Worley. His role in the work is growing each passing year. Adam’s work is overseen by the Walnut Grove Church of Christ in Savannah, TN.  Email: coxadamh@gmail.com

 

James Ikwulono

James E. Ikwulono is from Benue state, Nigeria. He holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Chemistry from Benue State University, Makurdi; Master of Arts (New Testament) and Master of Divinity from Freed-Hardeman University Henderson, Tennessee. Ikwulono started teaching with the School of Biblical Studies Jos in January 2008, and has been serving as the examination officer. He is married to Mimi Ikwulono and they have two daughters, Debbie and Charis. Ikwulono is currently pursuing his Ph.D in New Testament with the University of Jos.

 

African Bible Correspondence Course Workers:

Elisha Enock  &  Daude Bago

 

PERU MISSIONS

Barton & Allison Kizer

Barton and Allison Kizer are living and working in the Latin American city of Cusco, Peru.  The Kizers are working with a team of three families to plant a church in the heart of the city of Cusco. They plan to concentrate their efforts on teaching the Bible to the Peruvians and developing the city through service. Cusco is a growing city that has recently reached a population status of 1,000,000 people. It is a gateway city that continues to grow, and Cusco is home to many people caught in transition and looking for hope. Please pray that God will bless the mission in Cusco.  You can follow the mission in Cusco, Peru at www.cuscoteam.com.

 

PHILIPPINE MISSIONS

Open Door Ministry: Demar Elam

The focus of the Open Door Ministry is to take the Gospel of Christ into areas of the world where Christ has not been preached.  Areas of focus: Australia, Guyana, Iceland, New Zealand, Philippines, Russia & Ukraine.  Email: demar.dixie@charter.net

 

Asian Christian University

The Asian Christian University is located in Urbiztondo, Philippines.  It was established in 2006 and overseen by the Adairsville Church of Christ.  The goal of ACU is to prepare young men to serve God by enhancing their biblical knowledge and teach them to serve.  As Jesus sent out His Apostles to spread the Good News, so too does ACU with the help of many, many good Christians.

 

WORLD WIDE MISSIONS

World Bible School: Christopher Magadu

World Bible School is one of the Christian brotherhood’s most proven, cost-effective means of spreading the Gospel to a lost world! God uses WBS by linking a worldwide network of Christians, missionaries and churches to teach and reach truth-seekers, bringing them into God’s family. Everyday Christians of all ages, equipped with WBS’ Bible lessons, help teach those who want to study. They teach with printed lessons using postal mail like spiritual pen-pals. They teach with email and Web-based lessons as online friends. They provide the lessons to the students, encourage them, guide them to respond to the Gospel, and help put them in touch with loving Christians near them.  Visit at: worldbibleschool.org

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Sunday:
Bible Class - 9:00 am
Worship - 10:00 am & 5:00 pm

Wednesday:
Bible Class - 7:00 pm

1750 Decatur Highway
Gardendale, AL 35071
(205) 631-7000