One of the highlights of my year is to participate in the National Association of Evangelicals meetings. In 2011, we met in Salt Lake City and posed for the picture you see on this website. The NAE has been a leader at promoting unity in the body of Christ--and Great Commission Churches is honored to be able to participate in this wonderful ministry. Please pray that God will continue to build the NAE and all the member denominations, ministries and churches that work together to exalt the name of Jesus Christ.
- John Hopler, GCC Director
“Great Commission Churches focus on evangelism and discipleship that is 1st century biblical and 21st century relevant.”
President of the National Association of Evangelicals
"Having worked with Great Commission Churches for many years as a consultant, I can tell you these people are good at what they do. If you are looking for competency in the missionary endeavor you can trust Great Commission Churches. These are great people doing great work."
CEO of Leadership Resource Group, Inc
(former leader with World Vision and Send International)
"I just received [the] Walnut Creek Update, and I read it very carefully because I had just been there. Praise God for the church and what is happening there. I pray that [Walnut Creek] will continue to grow and reach out to people...""
Dr. Elmer L. Towns
Co-Founder and Vice President
“As a local evangelical leader here in the greater Salt Lake City area, I thank God for the presence of three great campuses of the Great Commission Church community! Pastor Bill Young leads a stellar team of campus pastors and the Rock Churches are on the cutting edge of intentional evangelism. Bill and the team champion evangelism at all levels including youth, young adults, and the adult community. The Great Commission Group of Churches is about the advance of the Kingdom of God and they
are for His glory and greatness.Praise God for GCC here in Utah. We are so blessed to
be in Gospel partnership with them!”
Rev. Greg Johnson
President/Founder of Standing Together
NAE At Large Board Member
For other partners, click HERE
Before He died on the cross, Jesus Christ prayed in John 17 for the unity of His disciples so that the world would believe in Him. Dr. Bill Bright of Campus Crusade, before he went to be with the Lord, said, "Let's put away our logos and our egos and make Jesus Christ number one."
Our desire is to unite with every Christian to glorify and proclaim Jesus Christ throughout the world. In a spirit of unity, churches that are part of Great Commission Churches partner with Christians in the following ways:
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