Stories

“Without your support, a generation of disciples could be lost.”

Amid multiple culture clashes and the destruction of their environment, indigenous Christians in the Chaco stand at a crossroads.

Read more about the impact of our work and what we are seeing God do


Mirna’s on a mission

After stepping into leadership at a young age, local partner Mirna Paulo is now a leader in a significant women’s movement

“If you are there God, show me”: a Syrian woman’s story

Meet Tamar, a CMS local partner who helps people in the Arab world see God in new ways.

Giving faith a fighting chance

Eastender Jay Lilley sparred with army life, wealth and homelessness before finding faith in the boxing ring.

Latest prayer news

  • Ukraine: restoring the broken-hearted

    After a recent visit to villages on the outskirts of Kyiv, our people in mission have decided to return to an area west of the city to begin ministering among people who are traumatised and coming to grips with massive loss. They will be staying in flats owned by a local children’s home – all […]

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  • Sri Lanka protests

    Weeks of peaceful protests against the government turned violent on Monday, after supporters of Mahinda Rajapaksa attacked anti-government demonstrators and destroyed two protest sites where thousands had congregated. Buddhist monks and Catholic priests were among at least 225 people hospitalised after the attack. The economic situation is precarious; Sri Lankans are desperate as basic items […]

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  • Afghanistan food shortages

    Nearly 10 million children are going hungry in Afghanistan, says NGO Save the Children. They report that almost 50 per cent of the population needs urgent support to survive despite continuing food aid. Securing food on a daily basis has become difficult due to a deepening economic crisis in the country, the impact of the […]

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From the blog

Video: You will find us at the edges

A poem by Kate Fox-Robinson captures the spirit of Church Mission Society’s renewed vision and purpose.

A truly super market gets going in Brazil

All smiles as the first shop signs up for surplus food project in Olinda, Brazil

Community cafe commended for caring

Home Cafe offers hot coffee and a warm welcome to refugees