Report on the North America Diaspora BRIDGE Consultation
Crossover Bible Fellowship
Building Relationships Intentionally with the Diaspora for Global-Gospel Expansion
The MANI BRIDGE Consultation was held August 24-25, at Crossover Bible Fellowship, Houston, Texas, USA. The BRIDGE Consultation was a two-day intensive learning and networking event designed to encourage collaborative partnerships among the African
diaspora to further expand gospel movements in Africa and the world. The BRIDGE Consultation exceeded expectations in that there were over 100 participants representing 20 missions organizations from North America and Africa. The participants gathered to engage in deep and strategic conversation to address the important topic of missional engagement among the African Diaspora in North America.
The historic gathering also promoted Gospel-centered networking partnerships among the African Diaspora, who desire to advance the gospel in their particular ministry contexts. Countries of the Diaspora represented were: Nigerian, Ghana, Ethiopia, Cote D’ Ivoire, Cameroon, Mozambique, Eretria, Congo, Gambia, Burkina Faso, and Guatemala. The BRIDGE Consultation concluded with an expression of participants’ desire to be involved in ongoing conversations in order to move the discussions toward praxis…Download the full report here.