We establish and disciple new believers, and strategically partner with existing bodies of believers in least-reached areas; enabling them to become self-sustaining and reproducing.

With God’s help, we will …

  • Engage over 193 distinct people groups with the Gospel on five continents.
  • Plant new churches in Algeria, Cambodia, India, Iraq, Liberia, Romania, Russia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tunisia, Western Sahara.
  • Distribute Bibles and other Christian material in Buddhist, Communist, Hindu and Islamic countries.
  • Train pastors and leaders in Buddhist, Communist, Hindu and Islamic countries.
  • Utilize satellite and new media to spread the gospel in Islamic and Hindu countries.

Missions Festival 2021: Overcome

Our annual Missions Festival returns this summer! Join us August 8-15 for this week-long celebration of all that God is doing around the world. Below is our tentative schedule. Events are subject to change and new events may be added. Be sure to check back often for updates.

  • Sunday, August 8: Festival opens with Parade of Nations at 9:45 & 11:15am
  • Sunday, August 8: Missions Reception in the Gym immediately following the 11:15am service
  • All week: Missionaries will join various Life Groups.
  • Wednesday, August 11: Missionaries will speak in the Chapel and join Student Ministries
  • Sunday, August 15: Festival concludes with guest speaker, Dr. Mark Walker, at 9:45 & 11:15am

Our Missionaries

Mount Paran North Missions currently supports 13 U.S. and National missionary families. We have an additional 74 church planting partners in 15 countries around the world.

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Missions Map

Missionary Focus : South Africa/Swaziland

Gabriel and Margaret Ntombela – South Africa/Swaziland – The Ntombelas pastor Maranatha Church and oversee more than 200 churches that were planted by Maranatha Ministries since 1972. Their goal is to reach the unreached of the villages of South Africa and Swaziland with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To learn more about Gabriel and Margaret and their ministry, as well as other global missions efforts, visit our Missions display in the Atrium.

Learn More About South Africa/Swaziland

Go — Short-term Mission Trips

Serve others by working with career missionaries abroad. We encourage every believer to take at least one trip in their lifetime. Those who have gone share that the experience forever changed their life.

We offer several trips each year. Find one where God may be leading you to serve.

Short Term Missions

Romania Evangelism/outreach through service

 June 26 – July 4


France Evangelism



Cambodia Outreach and VBS

August 21 – 29


South Africa Construction



Iraq Outreach

September 4 – 12


SOUTH AFRICA/ SWAZILAND Construction/Crusade

October 1 – 10


Cuba Outreach/Pastoral Support



*All costs are subject to change, based on the airfare at the time of booking.

Found a trip that is tugging on your heart? Submit an application (PDF) to the Missions Department. A $50 deposit is required at time of submission.

Trip teams will meet several times prior to the journey to plan and prepare: learning needed skills, culture education, testimony preparation, etc. We will also teach you how to raise funds for the trip and build an important homebase support team for prayer and encouragement.

→ Download Missions Application (PDF)

Staying home this year? Please pray for our yearly short-term trips—for their effectiveness, protection, and power in the name of Jesus to win souls and change lives.

Give to Missions

When you give to Missions at Mount Paran North, you can feel confident that a 100% of your faith promise goes to meeting the needs of the individual missionaries and assist in fulfilling strategic project requests made to our Missions Board.

→ Give to Missions

Pray For Missions

Our missionaries constantly live on the frontline of spiritual battle. They desperately need our prayers to ensure their effectiveness for the kingdom of God.

Join us monthly to receive the latest news from our missionaries and spend time in prayer for their needs.

Tuesday (1st week)
Room 227
Leader Ginny Millen

Sign up for PrayerLink to receive monthly updates from our field missionaries to guide your understanding of the issues they face and inform your personal prayer time.

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Praying for the Nations – God is calling you and me into the ministry of intercession for all the nations. Operation World is an excellent resource where you can learn about the countries and their needs to support your prayers.

Follow the daily prayer calendar (website or mobile app) and join fellow believers to break the chains of the nations.

→ Visit Operationworld.org

Community Outreach

While waiting to head out on a trip, help meet the needs of your neighbors through the many sponsored events offered throughout the year.

→ View Community Outreach Opportunities

Ministry Team

Brett Mayes

Administrative Pastor, Missions Director

Ginny Millen

Missions and Prayer Coordinator

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”

— Acts 1:8