Welcome New Crowell Trustee – Tom Lin

The board of trustees has appointed Tom Lin as a trustee to the Crowell Trust effective November 7, 2014.  As InterVarsity’s Director of Missions and Director of the Urbana Conference, Tom brings extensive experience in campus ministry and student movements.  He has served on numerous boards including Wycliffe Bible Translators and Missio Nexus.  Tom has. Continue Reading…

Women in Leadership

One of the core priorities for the Crowell Trust is Caring for the Oppressed – Especially Women.  Images of oppression that quickly come to mind are women who have been enslaved to the sex industry or forced into marriage at a very young age.  We are appalled by these travesties and support Christian organizations that. Continue Reading…

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If you haven’t heard about Mission Drift, the newly released book by Peter Greer and Chris Horst, you’ll want to get a copy soon.  Peter is the CEO of Hope International and Chris is Hope’s Vice President of Development. This book challenges Christian organizations and leaders to remain firm in their mission despite cultural pressure. Continue Reading…

Board Appointment

The board of trustees appointed Paul Borthwick as trustee to the Crowell Trust effective November 1, 2013. Paul has a rich and long history of global mission’s involvement and the trust is grateful Paul has accepted this responsibility. John Bass, who has faithfully served the trust since November 1981, resigned November 1, 2013, as trustee. Continue Reading…