Missions

"...and as it is written, How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news." Rom. 10:15


What would it look like if each person at GT decided to live a fully missional life? Would every person in Reading be fed and clothed? Would the sick be cared for? Would the lonely have a friend? Would our complaints be quieted and our complacent living banished? Jesus met people where they were at. We want to do the same, starting in Berks County. Our mission is to serve in our community. We love to partner with others and allow God to use us as a world-wide team of Christ-followers. GT Missions supports 70 missionaries all over the world. We are blessed in America and we can celebrate our blessedness by sharing it with others who are less fortunate and impoverished.

AT GT, WE STRIVE TO BE A CHURCH COMMUNITY THAT REACHES OUT TO THOSE IN NEED BY LIVING BEYOND OURSELVES.

If we would give of our love, time and resources…
If we would enter into community with others, pointing towards hope…
If we would pray for the continuation of following in God’s wake…
Then we would fulfill Jesus’ mission.
That’s our heart.

What is Project Impact?

Project Impact is our fund for giving above and beyond the tithe and is used to provide resources that help us excel-erate the gospel further and faster. This fund will be used to support global projects, church expansion, and local outreach. Each year, we prayerfully seek God's direction for how He wants GT Church to make an impact in His Kingdom and invest our financial efforts accordingly. Giving to Project Impact is one way that you can help GT Church share the love of Jesus across the street and around the world!

View our 2020 Projects Here >

2020 Project Updates

Thank you! Because of your faithful giving to Project Impact, here is the progress we have made on our project goals so far this year:

Project Description Goal Completed
Barichara Colombia Church Building First official evangelical church building in that town $30,000.00 $30,000.00
Great Commission Media Ministries Great Commission Media Ministries conducts HIGH-IMPACT media campaigns that incorporate stories of changed lives blanketing an entire city with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. GC is culture centric $15,000.00 $15,000.00
Africa’s Hope Bible School Initiatives $30,000.00 $30,000.00
One Hope International International movement to reach every child, in every nation, with God’s Word – translating and providing the gospel to every nation $30,000.00 $35,000.00
Zimbabwe Church Planting Initiative Ongoing partnership in helping to plant churches to reach the unreached $30,000.00 $30,000.00
Project 42 42% that still do not have access to the Gospel.
  • Mobilization
  • Scripture Translation
  • Church Planting
  • Creative Access Business Platforms
  • Compassion
  • Awareness and Engagement
Each one of these areas are absolutely critical and necessary to see the gospel spread among the unreached and together we want to do all that we can to make sure that all have access to the Gospel of Jesus Christ
$20,000.00 $20,000.00
Pennsylvania Adult and Teen Challenge Ongoing partnership $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Mercy Ministries Contribution towards the 921 Center- The primary focus of Mercy’s 921 Center will be offering clients Life Skills Classes.
In addition the 921 Center will also provide:
  • Free Self-Administered Pregnancy Tests
  • Confidential Volunteer Peer Counseling
  • Education – Prenatal, Parenting, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Abstinence
  • Referrals – Prenatal/Medical Care, Church, Adoption, Professional Counseling, Housing, Maternity Home, Food, etc.
$10,000.00 $10,000.00
Pan Africa Theological Seminary Providing scholarships for 30 students and a shipping container of textbooks. $15,000.00 $20,000.00
India Rescue Rescuing and restoring victims of human trafficking in the heart of India's large cities. $10,000.00 $10,000.00
Cuba Church Plants Joining our partners to plant and build churches throughout rural Cuba. $15,000.00 $7,500.00
Hope Rescue Mission Helping this ministry that has served homeless men for 125 years to build a center for women and children in crisis. $20,000.00 $15,000.00
University of Valley Forge Preparing individuals for service and leadership in the church and marketplace. $5,000.00 $3,000.00
Hands and Feet Ministry Mobilizing disaster relief locally and nationally. $5,000.00 $2,500.00

PRAY.

PRAYER BANDS | Our missionaries and Christian workers locally and around the world rely on our prayers as they face incredible challenges, opposition, and often danger and persecution. By joining prayer efforts with one of our prayer bands, you will be informed about regular prayer needs for the missionaries in that region, and be invited to special gatherings to meet with missionaries when they are in our area. To join a prayer band, stop by the Missions HUB or email GO@gtaog.org.

LOCAL • USA • LATIN AMERICA/CARIBBEAN • AFRICA • EUROPE • EURASIA • ASIA PACIFIC

GIVE.

SPECIAL PROJECT OFFERINGS | Give to specific causes. These are announced during our services throughout.
4 WAYS TO SUPPORT OUR MISSIONARIES:
CHECK: Write “Project Impact” on the memo line.
CASH: Use an offering envelope and check off “Project Impact.”
CREDIT: Select “Project Impact” through online giving.
SMART GIVING: Text the word “impact” to 484.240.7077

GO.

LOCAL GO GROUPS | For details on these groups and other opportunities to get involved in our community and around the world, you can “like” the GT Missions Facebook page. To learn more about volunteering with our community impact partners through go groups…
EMAIL | GO@gtaog.org.




GLOBAL TEAMS | Embark on one of our short-term missions trips hosted throughout the year to various foreign countries. Each team partners with a missionary who we already support and assists them with a particular project or focus. Questions?
EMAIL | GO@gtaog.org.


Out of a posture of care and concern and in an effort to do what we can to steward public health, all future missions trips have been temporarily suspended.
Upcoming Missions Trips

Global Journey Life Group Cairo 2020

October 14, 2020 to October 24, 2020
Cairo, Egypt
This trip is for those who are members of our Global Journey Life Group at GT Church. We will be partnering with AG Missionaries for missions training. Our team will have days of training as well as prayer walks, going into the community, visiting an Evangelical church and experiencing church there. We will visit with Christians in that area. We will also have Arabic language learning. This trip will be packed with all new experiences.
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