Calvary Mennonite Church to host traveling ministry team
Published 12:00 pm Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Calvary Mennonite Church will host a special music ministry group on Jan. 21 at their church on Mason Millpond Road in the Appleton community.
The Gospel Echoes Mercy Road Team will be in concert during the 10 a.m. service at the church in Appleton.
The Gospel Echoes Team is a prison ministry sharing the Gospel throughout the U.S. and Canada. Through music, preaching, seminars, rallies and literture in prisons, churches and community events.
The Mercy Road Team, based in Goshen, Ind., travels extensively spreading the good news and Gospel through music. The group is one of seven teams that provide ministry across the United States and Canada for the Gospel Echoes organization.
According to the organization website, the mission statement of the group is simple: “It is the primary focus of Gospel Echoes Team Prison Ministry Association, Inc. to share the good news of the Gospel of Jesus Christ with prison inmates. We believe that the redemptive work of Jesus Christ through His death on the cross and His resurrection makes it possible for men to be saved from the penalty of sin and to be transformed as new creatures.
Gospel Echoes, in partnership with the local church, provides its’ ministries free to prison inmates and chaplains. The ministry is supported through church offerings, individual and business donations, monthly partners, and other fundraising efforts. Our mission is to reach out to the least, the lost, and the last. Matt. 25:36, “I WAS IN PRISON AND YE VISITED ME…”
Gospel Echoes visits over 450 prisons and ships over 558,000 pieces of literature to inmages each year. Over 150,000 prison inmates have enrolled in the Gospel Echoes Bible Study School of Correspondence with many coming to know Jesus Christ in the process.
For more details about Gospel Echoes, visit their website at www.gospelechoes.com.