FAQs about the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering®
Here are Frequently Asked Questions about the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering for North American Missions®:
What is the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering®?
The offering was started in 1895 by Woman’s Missionary Union® to benefit the work of the Home Mission Board (now North American Mission Board). In 1934, it was named in honor of Annie Armstrong, a bold missions advocate and WMU’s first national executive leader.
What are this year’s theme, scripture verse and national offering goal?
The 2018 theme is “On Mission: Here and Now.” The Scripture verse is “We must not love with words or speech, but with truth and action.” 1 John 3:18 (HSB) The national offering goal is $70 million.
How are the gifts used?
Every dollar given goes to train and resource more than 5,000 missionaries involved in church planting and compassion ministries who share the life-transforming gospel of Jesus Christ across the United States, Canada and their territories.
Amount of NAMB budget provided by the Cooperative Program:
Amount of NAMB budget provided by the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering®:
This information was taken from the Annie Armstrong website. Read more