2017 Missions Trip
Riverview Mission to Myanmar
Dates: November 13-23
Please pray for our team as they will be working with displaced children, painting at a recovery center, be available for conversational English at the Bible school and ministering with the local churches.
Riverview has committed to provide financial, prayer and, where needed and possible, physical support to the following ministries. For more information or to volunteer, contact the ministries directly.
Bread of Life Mission - Willie Parish, Seattle. "Our goal is to help people overcome the cycle of homelessness through a Christ-centered complete recovery model with God's help."
Care Net of Puget Sound - Pregnancy & Family Services, Federal Way. "Care Net offers hope by providing compassionate practical care, accurate information and life-affirming resources related to pregnancy, sexual health and abortion recovery."
Des Moines Area Food Bank - Des Moines, WA. "Serving the city of Des Moines, Washington, most of Seatac, and the south hill of Kent, Washington by providing food to those in need."
Highline Area Food Bank - Burien, WA. "Dedicated to the gathering and distribution of food to those in need."
Kent Food Bank - Kent, WA. "Providing food to those in need in the city of Kent, WA."
Kent Hope - Kent, WA. "Day Center for Women and Children dedicated to reducing homelessness in the community."
Mission Aviation Fellowship - Matthew & Lisa Lind, Democratic Republic of Congo. "Sharing the love of Jesus Christ through aviation and technology so that isolated people may be physically and spiritually transformed."
Go Ye Fellowship - Warkenteins, Brazil. "Our passion is to see people of all nations surrender to Jesus Christ and His life-giving grace."
Priority One - Sam Johnson, Building Bible Schools Internationally. "Reaching the World for Jesus Christ is Priority 1!"
Wycliffe Associates - Mickey & Barbara White, Florida. "Every Verse. Every Tongue. Every Heart."
YWAM (Youth WIth A Mission) - John & Elaine Allegretto, Texas, Mexico & Central America. "To Know God. To Make Him Known."
LIFT - Craig & Dana Mathison, Europe. "Caring & coaching people to transition well into new and challenging settings in urban ministry."
Tim and Karla Shamala (India) - Bringing hope and help to people in Mysore india through their Open Arms Crisis Center, Apartments for Single mothers, Home for children coming out of human trafficking and Grace Schools.
Nate and Tammy Lashway (East Africa) - In East Africa, and with that, we have been asked to provide oversight of the newly created Swahili Zone (Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda). We have been asked to work with the various missionary teams focusing on pastoral care, leadership development, team life, the implementation of strategic plans, administration and staying in communication with the National Church leadership of each country
Joel & Karen Hayes - Myanmar
Backpack Buddies - Kent Rotary Club, Kent WA. "Each month during the school year, Kent Rotarians and members of the community fill bags of food for distribution weekly to approximately 250 students on the free and reduced fee lunch program at 6 elementary schools in the Kent School District."