We invite you to pause for 5:04 minutes and enjoy this Willow Creek Association featured video: click HERE. The WCA’s annual Global Leadership Summit (GLS) is a two-day event that is telecast LIVE from Willow’s campus near Chicago every August to more than 300 locations in North America. Then, throughout the fall, Summit events take place […]
Strengthen the Church, Advance the Gospel
Alongside is an international fellowship of Christians working together to strengthen the Church and advance the Gospel in Europe. Our purpose is to encourage and empower Christian leaders and churches through an international network of prayer, partnership, and practical help.
For over twenty years we have partnered with churches and leaders in Albania, Austria, the Czech Republic, England, Estonia, France, Germany, Scotland, Canada and the U.S.
“One of my daily prayers is, ‘Lord, please send the workers!’ The spiritual climate has changed. People are now reachable in a way they were not 20 or 30 years ago. People are now interested in spiritual questions.” – Alan McWilliam a Church of Scotland minister in Glasgow Dear Friend, In the most secularized cultures […]
Our team left the Mother Teresa International Airport in Tirana, Albania at 4:00 am. The Austrian Airlines plane was full of North American workers rotating off of the Albanian oil fields. They were heading back to places like North Dakota and Alberta. A sign of the times. Our destination was Paris. We’d been in Europe […]
Europe is a big place. It’s nearly 3,000 kilometers from Estonia to Albania. 33 hours in a car, according to Google. Through a series of travel complications our team spent an unexpected night in Vienna, Austria and was ultimately rerouted through Greece on our way to Albania. You drive through 17 tunnels from Thessaloniki, Greece […]