Emmaus Road International was birthed on February 28, 1983. It was at a time when Neal Pirolo, founder and director of ERI was seeking the Lord for new direction in ministry. Through the counsel of several friends (who became the founding Board of Directors), they sensed the new ministry would continue in the area of missions education, would encompass a great number of churches around the world and would be an independent corporation. Read what God has done!
When I cross a cultural bridge to go on a vacation in some exotic dreamland, I am there to take. Any local culture is looked on as “quaint” or “unusual” or “that’s different”. Through my dazed jet-lagged mind, thoughts of those local cultural distinctives generally focus on “how did they come up with that idea?” Or, “I’m glad that when I get back home, I will be able to do it the right way!” Click here to read more.