Even the most economically and culturally affluent community is not truly flourishing without the presence of Christ in its midst, expressed most fully as a community that worships the Lord together. Whether in Richmond or in Cameroon, church planting solidifies Christian relationships and empowers believers to turn outward to the world.
Listed below are our missions partners whose passion is establishing new worshipping communities and helping them grow, whether in West Africa or the West End of Richmond. Click on their thumbnails for more about their work or to find contact information so you can get involved. OR, click the button at right to return to the LOVE landing page to search by other Ministry Passions, learn more about Third's Mission Priorities, and to see how God is working in our CHURCH, CITY, NATION, and WORLD.
Deiter and Mary Boy minister to leaders and young professionals in Berlin, sponsoring a "Salon." They use the gifts of hospitality, friendship and lively discussion in order to make disciples of Christ in Berlin and beyond.
Christian Arabic Church and Fakhri Yacoub help bring people to Jesus Christ.
East End Fellowship is a multi-ethnic, economically diverse community in the East End of Richmond, seeking God’s joy and justice for our neighborhoods out of love for Christ.
Pioneering, recruiting, equipping, and supporting evangelism and church planting to parts of the world where there is no church (in the 10-40 parallel window). Andrew is the International Director of World Horizons.
Inspire International seeks to create caring communities of faith among unreached people groups in Northern India that teach the Word of God, promote literacy, alleviate poverty, and bring hope. They seek to make the Bible available, accessible and affordable to people groups in India in their own languages.
The Lehn's with Greater Europe Mission have invested in church planting in Croatia, for the past 7 years the Dubrava Church on the east side of Zagreb, and since May 2012 in Dubrovnik in the southern tip of Croatia.