More Mission

Global Mission

Overseas, Ascension has supported a variety of projects including ones in Haiti, Guatemala, Mozambique and other African countries, and the Philippines. Ascension has a partnership with the God’s Child Project in Guatemala and regularly sends mission teams to serve impoverished children and families there.






Community Speakers

Quarterly, Ascension hosts a speaker or author on a topic of interest for the community. Past speakers include Jerene Mortenson, mother of Greg Mortenson who builds schools in Afghanistan; Gao Kalia Yang, the celebrated young Hmong writer; Dr. Henry Emmons, author of Chemistry of Joy and Chemistry of Calm; Patrick Atkinson, founder of God’s Child Project and U.N. advisor on Human Trafficking; and Debbie Blue, author of Consider the Birds: A Provocative Guide to Birds of the Bible.