"Go therefore and make disciples of all nations"
At Mars Hill Community Church we spread the love of God in our community and around the world through local and global outreach. We currently partner and support a number of local, domestic, and global missions. Through these partnerships we aim to help individuals discover their gifts and passions and deploy them into meaningful ministry.
Serve the Kingdom in our community
Learn how you can join in the work with one of our local ministry partners. The possibilities are numerous!
Serve the Kingdom on our upcoming missions trips
Visit our ministry partners around the globe and aid in the work they are doing. Most trips are usually 1 to 2 weeks.
Our Local Partners
DR Mission Trip '24: Update #6
February 25th, 2024
And…we’re back home from the Dominican Republic!What a week. Over the course of our trip, the MHCC team was able to lead a 4-day discipleship camp for 5 to 18-year-old Dominican girls. The camp was packed full of fun and games, Biblical teaching, and very personal small group time. The games were a massive hit and we won’t soon forget the plethora of gleeful cheers and screams from games like tras...
DR Mission Trip '24: Update #5
February 23rd, 2024
In the morning, the discipleship team prepared for the events of the afternoon. We again merged ‘game activities’ with ‘ministry activities.‘ Mandi worked her magic with the various games of the day. Today’s games included: Marshmallow Scooping, Cookie Face, Ping Pong Ball in Cup Game and Water Bottle Flip. We also had many other games that the girls enjoyed. For discipleship, we built on our on...
DR Mission Trip '24: Update #4
February 22nd, 2024
Hola from San Pedro de Macoris. We have now spent three afternoons with the girls who come here for camp. They gather inside to worship and hear a message all in Spanish. The team prepares each morning with Phil's sermon notes so we can follow along later. This is helpful for those of us who don't know the language.Today, when we were outside in our small groups, the girls did a craft that will re...
DR Mission Trip '24: Update #3
February 21st, 2024
Day three of our FCA DR missions trip was filled with meaningful messages, wonderful worship and engaging small groups! Oh, and we can't forget all the amazing games planned by our very own Mandi (with an i) Freise. Our big discussion today led by the famous Phil Weinmeister, focused on Ephesians 2:8-9, John 1:12, Romans 10:9, Romans 8:14-15, asking these beautiful girls what being a child of God ...
DR Mission Trip '24: Update #2
February 20th, 2024
Our first day of hosting camp today in the Dominican Republic was filled with lots of games, laughter, singing, teaching, and sharing. A big bus brought about 60 girls, ages 6-18, from Boca Chica to join us for the afternoon on Day 1 of the 4-day camp in San Pedro de Macoris....
Missions Partner Spotlight: Israel at War
December 1st, 2023
As we conclude 2023, we invite you to look back through our blog to see all the Missions Partner Spotlights we've had. To conclude this year, we wanted to put a spotlight on Israel and provide resources so that you can pray and support as God leads.Beginning with Hamas' attack on Israel on October 7, thousands have died, hundreds kidnapped and held hostage and hundreds of thousands have been displ...
Missions Partner Spotlight: Orphan Care Ministries
November 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on three different orphan care ministries that we partner with—PROMISE686, FAITHBRIDGE and SAVING SUSAN....
Partner Spotlight: Asian Christian Academy
September 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Partner Spotlight on ASIAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY! ACA is a diverse ministry involved in various kinds of theological education and social services....
Missions Partner Spotlight: Transforma
August 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on TRANSFORMA! This ministry works with women, children and immigrants living in extreme poverty in Costa Rica. Most TRANSFORMA participants are afflicted by social/job exclusion, unemployment, low education, violence, insecurity, lack of decent housing, family disintegration, early motherhood and more. One of the main ministry goals is to...
Missions Partner Spotlight: Semillas de Vida
July 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on SEMILLAS DE VIDA! Semillas de Vida is a church plant located in the north central region of Costa Rica that is devoted to growing a healthy body of believers into a congregation of disciples who make disciples. This is accomplished by faithful, expository preaching and intentional small group studies to assure that each member can artic...
Missions Partner Spotlight: Saving Susan
June 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on SAVING SUSAN! Saving Susan is transforming global orphan care through relational sponsorships that connect orphaned and abandoned children in countries where borders are closed to adoption to loving families in churches. The Parent Partner sponsors from churches like MHCC walk alongside each child through high school and higher educatio...
Missions Partner Spotlight: Colin Welch
May 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on COLIN WELCH, serving in Paris, France with EFCA ReachGlobal! In 1905 the French government passed a law called La Laïcité. This was the beginning of the official separation of church and state. Though it was first presented as a “neutral position” on religion, it has resulted in an anti-religious mindset, growing to the point that part ...
Missions Partner Spotlight: CULTURELink
April 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on CULTURELink! CULTURELink's mission is to make disciples of those who make disciples of all nations. This is done in three primary ways:Educating through Consulting & Coaching. CULTURELink designs solutions for churches and missions organizations to build and enrich their mobilization process. Ryan Hurlburt's role at MHCC over the past y...
Missions Partner Spotlight: AIA Austria - Wolfgang Sutter
March 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on AIA AUSTRIA & WOLFGANG SUTTER! For more than 25 years, Wolfgang has worked in his native Austria with Athletes in Action, a sports ministry and offshoot of CRU. Their focus is on camps for teenagers and young adults which have seen the fruit of changed lives. Some of the kids who once came to these camps are now dedicated Christians and...
Missions Partner Spotlight: Bridge to Israel
February 1st, 2023
This month, we are focusing our Missions Partner Spotlight on BRIDGE TO ISRAEL! Bridge to Israel exists to link the Kingdom of God between Israel and America. There is a lot of love and support from the American church towards Israel, but Bridge to Israel believes there is a severe lack of understanding about our call to Israel as followers of Christ. With millions of Christians from around the wo...