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!
"What a privilege was afforded to me. The year before, my contact had asked if I could. The director had raised his eyebrows and considered it. After a thoughtful moment he said, “Probably not.” Then, he added, “Maybe, next year.” It was now that “next year.” I am going to teach the principles of spiritual warfare in…yes…a government seminary in this declared atheistic country!"
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