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Missions: Northland

Join us.  We seek to serve and love the Northland community and its residents. We would love to have you join us in this mission.

Reading Buddies at Valley Forge Elementary School – Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:45 to 1:30pm. Sit with a 3rd grade student while he reads and have conversation about what he read. We seek to help the 3rd grade students become proficient readers and you can help.  Fall Session begins September 30 - November 20.  Winter Session begins January 13 - March 19.

Whispering Oaks Apartments - Tuesdays 6:30 until 8:00 p.m. we meet at the ministry apartment to help refugee families by helping their children and youth with homework assignments.


Missions: The World

What is your mission? Every follower of Jesus is commanded to “go and make disciples of all nations”. Where does God want you to go? Each year we provide opportunities for ordinary followers of Jesus of all ages to go on mission to serve and share about Jesus.

Short Term Mission Opportunities 2014

 January 30 – February 8: Cuba

Medical Ministry International Trip with Dr. Pete Obregon click here to learn more and register.

April 11 - 18: Bolivia

Medical Ministry International Trip with Dr. Pete Obregon click here to learn more and register. 

June 19 - 26: Panama

Medical Ministry International Trip with Dr. Pete Obregon click here to learn more and register.

October 10 - 24: Cambodia

Medical Ministry International Trip with Dr. Pete Obregon click here to learn more and register.

June: Columbus Engage

This is a mission experience for 10th - 12th graders who would like to join with youth from College Park Church of Huntington, IN and spend a week serving refugee families living in Northland.  KRBC will be the home base for this mission week.

July 12 – 17: Michigan

We will take a team to Michigan the 12th-17th.  Our youth group will be partnering with Group Missions in bringing glory to Christ through service in Michigan communities.  Everything from restoring graffitied walls, working non-profit retail, aiding nursing homes, and working with electronics.  Check out the link to see a better picture of how you/your child can change lives through "Week Of Hope" Mission Trip.  Contact Aaron Joiner to get more details about this trip. 

August:  IFI Mission Project

This mission experience is for individuals and families who would like to host and serve newly arriving international students.  The team will do things like pick students up at the airport, possibly host students in their home for a couple of days, help students get acclimated to life in Columbus, share meals with students, and help at IFI welcome events.


Our full-time missionaries:

Dr. Pedro and Judy Obregon – full-time, short term with Medical Ministry International

Kim Brown, Missionary in Thailand

Brian and Jenny Metzer with Cru at universities in Northeast Ohio

Michelle Prindle - full-time with Shepherd's Staff serving the ministry of International Friendships Inc.

Emerson and Ivy Wu - full-time development workers with International Ministries in Macau, China

Jared and Chyloe Trumbo working with International Friendships Inc. at the University of North Carolina

ABC (American Baptist Churches) Ministries

Judson College

Northern Seminary

ABC Ohio

America for Christ Offering... our 2014 gift went to the general America for Christ Fund

World Mission Offering... our 2014 gifts will go to support the ongoing efforts of Development Workers Emerson and Ivy Wu in Macau, China

One Great Hour of Sharing Offering... our 2014 gift went to the ongoing relief efforts of the Philippine people affected by Typhoon Haiyan

Ministers and Missionaries Offering...our 2014 gift will go to retired Ministers and Missionaries


Other Missions and Ministries:

Christian Service Brigade

Cook International

GEMS (Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior)

Hope for the Hilltribes

IFI (International Friendships Inc.)