Justin Canavan has a wealth of experience in using creative media. He has served as a videographer, producer, director, camera operator, lighting director, stage manager, tech team facilitator, director of photography, etc. He graduated cum laude from Evangel University with a …View This Story about Using Media To Reach The Lost In Japan
Declare His Glory Among The Nations!
We gather together innovative thinkers and strategists to unpack the message of God's love and explore the most effective ways to spread His message throughout the worlds of different faiths and philosophies.
Essential PrinciplesAll of the content we publish on hesed.com is undergirded by the foundational principles outlined in the five pillar articles in the tabs above. Before you read any articles, watch any videos, etc., we encourage you to start with those five articles (beginning with Let's Get Started!).
Our Vision For Believers: We Desire To ...
- Help persuade you to be part of a team dedicated to reaching the unreached ... through the five pillar articles plus additional strategy-focused content
- Help introduce you to such teams ... through curated news stories
- Help encourage you to immediately begin participation on such teams ... through curated prayer and financial support requests
- Help motivate you to consider physically joining such teams or providing them with remote logistical support ... through curating news stories and requests for help
- Help prepare you for more effective participation on such teams ... through online training
Our Vision For Missionaries: We Desire To ...
- Help publicize your work ... by curating your news stories
- Help broaden your support teams ... by curating your prayer and financial support requests
- Help encourage believers to join your team to provide remote logistical support ... by curating your requests for help
- Help provide you with team members who will physically join you in the work ... by curating your opportunity announcements
Contact us to find out how your news stories, prayer requests, financial support requests, requests for logistical help, and opportunity announcements can be curated on hesed.com.
The Islamic World
Islam is the world’s second largest religion with over 1 billion followers. Here you will find stories of how Muslims are being reached with the message of God’s love as well as resources to help you reach your Muslim neighbors and send workers to the Muslim world. Learn more ...
The Buddhist World
Buddhism is growing in many Asian countries and people in the West are turning to Buddhism in unprecedented numbers. Discover how the message of God’s love is spreading in the Buddhist world and how you can play a part in God’s great plan to reach Buddhists. Learn more ...
The Hindu World
Hinduism is the world's third largest religion (behind Christianity and Islam), and many scholars believe it is also the oldest. Find out how the message of God's love is reaching Hindus and discover opportunities to be involved in God's work among those who are trapped in the Hindu way of life. Learn more ...
The Sikh World
Sikhism is the world's fifth largest organized religion and one of the youngest world religions, having been founded around the end of the 15th century. Explore ways in which the message of God's love is reaching Sikhs and find out how you can be a part of God's work among the Sikhs. Learn more ...
The Jewish World
Judaism is the primary religion of the Jewish people and their proselytes and is the expression of the covenant God made with the children of Israel. Learn how the message of God's love is reaching those who follow Judaism and how you can participate in God's work among them. Learn more ...
The Animistic World
Animism — the belief that objects, places and creatures possess a distinct spiritual essence — is the belief system of many indigenous peoples. Here you will find stories of how the message of God's love is impacting animistic unreached people groups and learn how you can be a part of God's work among them. Learn more ...
The Western World
The western world — encompassing parts of Europe, North America, and Australasia — is often characterized by individualism, a desire for freedom from restraints, and even outright selfishness. Discover how you can be a part of reaching Westerners with the message of God’s love. Learn more ...
The Digital World
The digital world - where people increasingly perform work, pursue education, build relationships, and otherwise live their lives - consumes more and more of people’s time and attention. Find out how God’s message is being spread even in the digital world and how you can play a part. Learn more ...
Note: our categorization of “Eight Worlds” is somewhat arbitrary. If you have other suggestions for systems of thought/faith you feel we should be including but which do not easily fit into one of the eight worlds we feature, please do not hesitate to contact us with your suggestion.
For the last twelve years, Zach and Carrie Brinegar have proclaimed the message of Jesus' love to those who have never heard the gospel, first in Northern Asia. Now, with God's direction, they are moving to Vienna, Austria to plant a church in a city whose population of 1.8 …View This Story about Church Planting in Vienna, Austria
Eurasia Community recently tweeted and asked their followers to pray for workers to come serve with them in four countries where they currently don't have teams: Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, and Turkmenistan. …View This Story about Opportunities in Eurasia
In a paper written for the 2004 Forum for World Evangelization, convened between September 29 and October 5, 2004 in Pattaya, Thailand by the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization, the Issue Group on Reaching Jewish People with the Gospel provided an excellent 55-page …View This Story about To The Jew First