Everything listed under: Evangelism

  • Missionary Update in NYC

      Vicky Samaritano is one of 12 missionaries Graystone supports around the globe. She works with Cru and spends her time sharing the Gospel, discipling students and developing leaders at Columbia University and Sarah Lawrence College in New York City. Take a look at the video below to learn more about her ministry.

  • Ben Presten Planting New Church

    Almost 3 years ago God called Ben and Tiffany Presten from Graystone to plant a church in Wilmington, VT. Valley Town Church started in February 2012 and since then amazing things have happened. Their community has been transformed and lives have been changed!

  • 2014 Brazil Team

    Thirty people from Graystone just got back from a 10-day trip to Curitiba, Brazil and what a trip it was! You can read detailed accounts from each day from our team blog here. My 3 biggest highlights are as follows: Helping further the work of the missionaries.

  • 2014 Haiti Mission Team

    Please pray for the Haiti mission team as they finish out their week! They are partnering with Voice of Christ in Haiti and have been helping take photos of children and getting them to write 'Thank You' letters for their child sponsorship program. They are also hosting a VBS and medical clinic, doing some construction, and encouraging Voice of Christ workers and volunteers.

  • College Discipleship

    (Hannah Hawkins is a Graystone-supported missionary serving at Kennesaw State University.) During this past semester The Lord was more faithful than I honestly thought He would be. I think with this being my first full semester on campus I thought it would be mostly building relationships and making connections that would in the future lead to me seeing future fruit. Thankfully I was so wrong!

  • Ben Presten Shares at Ozora

    If you missed last Sunday's sermon at the Ozora Campus, please check it out below! Ben Presten, Lead Pastor of Valley Town Church, shared a powerful message about God's calling on your life. He also shared some exciting news about their future in New England!  If you'd like to help Ben in any way, feel free to email him at

  • Good News Club - Year Recap

    It's been a wonderful year for the Good News Clubs at Cooper Elementary and Grayson Elementary! Here are some things to celebrate for the 2013-2014 school year: 200 kids combined on the roster for both schools 20 volunteers helped run GNC every week (parents, Graystone members and people from community) Around 100 kids and parents attended the 12:15pm service and attended the GNC Luncheon this past Sunday at the Ozora Campus Can't wait to see what God does next year!        

  • Jesus in New York City

    (Vicky Samaritano is a Graystone-supported missionary who serves with Campus Crusade in New York City.) Bio: I became a Christian as a freshman at the University of West Georgia through the ministry of Campus Outreach. Campus Outreach is a ministry similar to Campus Crusade with a focus on sharing the Gospel and discipleship. During my time in school I received vital training in how to study God’s Word, share my faith and disciple others.  I also was equipped through experiences such as ser...

  • Sports Camp 2014

    Our biggest outreach event of the year is just over a month away! That's right... Sports Camp 2014 is upon us!

  • Saving Lives in Walton County

    (The Pregnancy Resource Center of Walton is a Graystone-supported ministry that provides compassionate care, practical help and accurate information to women who believe they’re pregnant and who may be considering abortion. They offer help without judgment and a path to Christ, both in word and deed. They have two locations in Walton County.) Hello Graystone Church!

  • Impacting College Students in Brazil

    (Demps Dempsey is a Graystone-supported missionary working with Campus Outreach in Brazil.) Bom dia (good day) from Belo Horizonte, Brazil! I’m Demps Dempsey and I’m the director of Campus Outreach Belo Horizonte and have the privilege of having been one of Graystone’s missionaries for a number of years now. We work with college students in the third largest city in Brazil and have been here for 15 years.

  • Reaching Kids For Christ

    Graystone Church supports two Good News Clubs in our local community: one at Cooper Elementary and one at Grayson Elementary. Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which trained volunteers meet with groups of children after school once each week. During this action-packed time, the kids enjoy an exciting Bible lesson, sing songs, learn Scripture, listen to a missions story, receive a snack, and play review games or other activities focused on the lesson's theme.

  • Living Hope - Story of Henry

    (Living Hope is a ministry in Cape Town, South Africa that Graystone supports monthly and a place where we send teams. This is an update written from them. Your giving helps stories like this take place!) Living Hope’s ministry programs are purposefully designed to be a part of a (w)holistic approach to our vision of seeking to reach people for Christ, bringing hope and breaking the despair of poverty and disease.

  • Valley Town Update

    (Valley Town Church is a church Graystone helped start in Vermont in 2012. This a post from a couple months ago from their Lead Pastor, Ben Presten.) What an amazing year it has been for Valley Town Church. I love to look back and reflect on what God has done as a faith building reminder that there is more to come.