NEWS and UPDATE:
We are taking a team to the Dominican Republic this summer (July
3rd) with a team of up to 18 to partner with Missionaries Mitchell and Debbie Martinez
support, encouragement and share in the life changing experience of
The Arms Around The World team is currently in the process of raising
through various fundraisers such as Mission Dinners, Concerts, Yard
Volunteering throughout our community to ensure the success of this
The purpose of this trip is to support the mission’s presence in the
our team exposure to the mission field, and create the opportunity for
our team members to gain a broadened perspective. Our hearts desire is
a life of effective ministry through this paradigm changing event!
During our time in the DR, we will be assisting with furthing the
of the ROSE OF SHARON
and conducting a sidewalk Sunday school ministry.
We encourage your prayers and support.
more information please contact us at AATWORG@GMAIL.COM
an incredible last few days! We are so grateful to all of you who came
out to BD's Mongolian Grill at Lakeside Village, and allowed us to
serve you! We had a great time cooking, and most of all sharing about
I am extraordinarily grateful to Nate Whitney with
Deco-Twist Balloon for coming out and volunteering, and totally
blessing us with his amazing talent, and bringing life to our event!
Our next event on the list is a Fund Raiser Yard Sale- Saturday June 7th from 7am-2pm! We look forward to meeting you, and hopefully you will fund a treasure!
an incredible turn out! Thank you to all of you who attended our dinner
showed support for our Missions Dinner. A special thank you to The
and Travis Schroder for joining us, and sharing your beautiful music!
also to the Lakeland Ledger for featuring our founder Aaron Rios and
his heart and the story behind Arms Around The World. You can view that
article HERE. Stay tuned for an
regarding our next fundraiser.
Please Join us for a night of music
and fine dining, with Lakeland band, THE
Local Restaurant FAT MAGGIES will be catering with a exclusive Latin
dish representative of the Dominican Republic. Show your
support as our team prepares for their mission to the Dominican
We are excited to be holding
our first offical Fund Raiser Firday March 28th at 7pm @ FAT MAGGIES.
Click below to register at event brite.
Mission to the
Dominican Republic July 25th- Aug 3rd
excited to announce our mission trip through our partnership with
Debbie Martinez and United City this
summer with a team of up to 30 world changers.
have set a goal to raise $10,000 to assist with a construction project
to benefit the Haitian and Dominican children represented through Mitch
and Debbie's ministry. We are extremely excited to have this
opportunity to make a difference in lives, as we advocate unity within
the body Christ!
For more information on how you can
help us meet our goal, click HERE
Interested in joining us? CONTACT US
is a sad maddening truth that in the direst of circumstances there will
always be those waiting in the wings for an opportunity to prey on the
love and generosity of individuals.
there are scammers and -ill intentioned people hoping to prosper amidst
the tragedy of Typhoon Haiyan. READ MORE
Horton, Director of ReachLife Ministries, announced as speaker at
United Conference 2014!!! Jan. 17-19, Lakeland, FL.
Andrew Gard, Campus Pastor of Southeastern University, announced as
speaker at United Conference 2014!!! Jan. 17-19, Lakeland, FL.
about the #UNITED CITY 2014 conference, visit www.unitedcity.org
2012, Arms Around The World traveled to Haiti with photographer and
film maker Douglas
Jackson. Visiting Petionville with the organization "PASSION
RESCUE MISSION". What was observed presents a deeper reality of the
condition of Haiti.
January 12 2010, a
massive earthquake began to shake the nation of Haiti. Nearly 2.5yrs
later, we traveled there to observe and document the situation
alongside those making a difference. I didn't arrive with a script or
even a shot list, yet voices of the diligent and the hopeful began to
emerge. This is my attempt to communicate that to you. ~ D. Jackson"
I am very excited to
announce several partnerships to go hand in hand with our re-launch.
Mission Center in IWAKI JAPAN.
Dominican MIssions with Mitch and Debbie Martinez
and United City of Lakeland FL
Stay Tuned for MUCH MORE!
to our new website.
years ago I decided I
wanted to get involved in
missions. I’d always had an interest and the idea of travel and
different cultures was romanticized through shows like No reservations
Bourdain) and Bizzarre Foods with Andrew Zimmerman (I obviously watched
a lot of
travel and food network).
I came to understand was
the deeper reality surrounding
mission and humanitarian work. The countless unnamed soldiers
futures are zonly recorded in the halls of eternity; I wish to do
peace and love mercy through an entity that YOU (anyone reading this)
look forward to sharing
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