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The build-up to the new Community Support Structure continues as applications to serve are rolling-in from across the country. In order to ensure that all Emmaus Ministries communities in the U.S. are represented on this new and dynamic team, the application deadline is extended to July 31st, 2017.

We are particularly ... more
In April, Emmaus Ministries staff announced a new leadership structure that will provide innovative and efficient ways for Emmaus Ministries staff to partner with local communities and provide spaces in which individuals can experience and grow in God’s love.

Job descriptions and application forms are now available! If you ... more
The Upper Room continues to seek innovative and efficient ways to partner with local communities and provide spaces in which individuals can experience and grow in God’s love.

Be sure to watch the video from Emmaus Ministries staff detailing a significant shift in the community support structure that will ... more
If you missed participating in the live webinars offered in February, or you want to watch it again, you can VIEW THE RECORDING HERE! Prior to accessing the recording you will be asked to complete a registration form*. 

  This webinar orientation session is designed for new and continuing ... more
We are excited to introduce our Emmaus Ministries leaders for 2017. It’s important to us that you know who to ask for the support you need to lead your communities. 

  One of the important leadership changes is the return to the specific partnership of an International Lay Director and ... more
The coming year is one that is bringing change to our Chrysalis leadership.  We would like to honor and thank three of our Regional Leaders who together have provided many decades of service to the Chrysalis ministry.  We give thanks for the work of Susan Jackson in the Western Region, ... more
If you are a new Community Lay Director or Spiritual Director, our office would like to invite you to participate in our Welcome Webinar.  

  This 1 hour webinar will: Review key responsibilities of the Board, Provide an overview of our vision ... more

2017 Covenant Package

December 14, 2016

As we look forward to 2017 we ask all the community boards that are part of the Emmaus family of ministries to read and sign our annual Covenant Letter.  This Covenant represents an active relationship between The Upper Room and each Emmaus, Chrysalis, and Face to Face community.  

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A Vision Takes Root

September 20, 2016

by Nigel Warr
Emmaus Ministries Regional Leader for Africa

  In 2013 church leaders in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, and Kenya had a vision to create a barrier across central Africa to stop Boka Haram ... more

Your Giving Tuesday Toolkit

September 19, 2016


Emmaus leaders hope to raise $50,000 on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 to support an emerging community in Kenya which lacks resources for travel and training materials. We invite you to pray for the #EmmausGives on #GivingTuesday initiative and help get the word ... more