Joy to the World

PBC's annual season of giving

 

November 6 to December 31 is PBC’s annual season of giving to our missionary and ministry partners to help bring God’s message of life-changing love through Jesus Christ to the world.

November 6 through December 31 is PBC’s annual season of giving to our missionary and ministry partners to help bring God’s message of life-changing love through Jesus Christ to the world.

Follow these steps to participate in Joy to the World

1.

Get to know our partners through their PROFILES below.

2.

Use the GIFT DESIGNATION button below to indicate your various gift amounts to individual partners.

                  Or

Download the Gift Designation form and return by mail or our offering box in the PBC foyer.

3.

Use the GIVE button below to make your financial gift to our partners. (Enter the total amount you are giving and select Joy to the World/Missions Fund.)

Thank you for sharing Joy to the World through our partners!

MISSIONARY & MINISTRY PARTNERS

Our missionary and ministry partners span the globe. Get to know our partners through their profiles below.

Cenia Wong Tupaj

Cenia Wong Tupaj

Cru Faculty Commons, Boston

After 23 years with the student (undergrad) ministry, in 2018 Cenia started working with Faculty Commons, Cru's ministry to professors. Faculty Commons in the Northeast seeks to build movements of win...Read More...

Chris Thrasher Wheatley

Chris Thrasher Wheatley

InterVarsity in Northern California and Southern Oregon

There are over 90,000 students across 15 campuses in Northern California and Southern Oregon, with many of those campuses lacking even a single, significant Christian witness from a local church or pa...Read More...

Chrissy Tsai

Chrissy Tsai

Cru West Coast | Located in Anaheim, CA

Chrissy works with her HR Staff Care team to equip, care for and resource 26 teams on the West Coast, from Seattle to San Diego, and Hawaii to Arizona and Las Vegas, plus international partnerships. ...Read More...

Correctional Institutions Chaplaincy

Correctional Institutions Chaplaincy

Serving Santa Clara County

The primary mission of CIC Ministries is to respond to the individual spiritual needs of detained youth and incarcerated adults in Santa Clara County, CA and present the good news of God's love and fo...Read More...

Foster The City

Foster The City

Serving the Bay Area

What if the church became the place where abused and neglected children become beloved sons and daughters?
If every church would raise up at least one foster family, we would see a waiting list...Read More...

Grace Education Ministries | Grace Academie, Niger

Grace Education Ministries | Grace Academie, Niger

Grace Academie, founded in 2017 by PBC Missionary Aileen Chung, is a secondary school dedicated to educating young women in Niger. At Grace Academie, students receive quality education, room and board...Read More...

Help One Child

Help One Child

Serving Vulnerable Children in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties

Our mission is to recruit, train and support those willing to provide a home or volunteer services to at-risk children. We are a non-profit, non-denominational, local outreach to families caring for c...Read More...

Ian and Kim Hsu

Ian and Kim Hsu

Prayvine, Florida

Ian and Kim Hsu are serving in Orlando, Florida as PBC missionaries focused on missionary care and support. They have two daughters, Elise and Annika. Through their ministry, Prayvine, Ian and Kim hav...Read More...

International Justice Mission (IJM)

International Justice Mission (IJM)

PBC partners with IJM to fight the cybersex trafficking - the online sexual exploitation of children - in the Philippines. Sign-up for our newsletter to stay up to date on our partnership. Get involve...Read More...

InterVarsity Silicon Coast

InterVarsity Silicon Coast

Stanford, SJSU & Community Colleges

We want every college student in Silicon Valley to have the chance to encounter the love of Jesus through a witnessing community on their campus.  We are currently serving students at...

Stanfor...Read More...

LifeMoves (Including Hotel de Zink)

LifeMoves (Including Hotel de Zink)

Serving Unsheltered in San Mateo and Santa Clara County

With more than 40 years of service and experience in successfully serving families and individuals experiencing homelessness, LifeMoves is the largest and most effective nonprofit committed to end...Read More...

Marc and Suzanne Jacobson

Marc and Suzanne Jacobson

Missionary Support Services (Wycliffe), Philippines

Marc and Suzanne's ministry is focused on the Inabaknon Heritage Society (IHS), a non-profit created so that their 41 years among the Abaknon People may become locally self-sustaining. The IHS pursues...Read More...

Mark Walker

Mark Walker

Servant Partners East Los Angeles

My Aim: To lead lost Lincoln Heights youth to Jesus and the abundant life He offers. To disciple them in His ways and in the riches of His Word, in order that they might walk before Him, and...Read More...

Mike and Dana Knowles

Mike and Dana Knowles

Young Life, Africa and Middle East

Mike and Dana Knowles both serve Young Life Africa/Middle East, Mike as the Director of Operations and Dana as the Director of Communications. Both Mike and Dana have been involved in Young Life Afric...Read More...

Ministries of Divine Mercy (MDM)

Ministries of Divine Mercy (MDM)

Serving rural communities near San Matias, Honduras

MDM Honduras is a faith-inspired community development program bringing hope, healing, and empowerment to the people of mountain villages around the community of San Matias, Honduras. MDM Honduras sup...Read More...

New Creation Home Ministries

New Creation Home Ministries

Serving East Palo Alto

New Creation Home Ministries demonstrates God’s love and fosters long-term independence for at-risk young mothers. Our holistic approach provides parenting resources, supportive housing, and a lov...Read More...

Nolan and Sandra Sharp

Nolan and Sandra Sharp

Cru in Zagreb, Croatia

We reach leaders through marketplace ministry and life coaching for women, then build them through small groups and discipleship.

Nolan’s roots at PBC go back to 1992 when he was a college freshm...Read More...

Operation Mobilization, India

Operation Mobilization, India

Since 2010, teams from PBC have served with Operation Mobilization of India in the areas of medical mission, pastoral teaching, and Vacation Bible School. The teams work with Dalits, also known as unt...Read More...

Our Brother’s Home

Our Brother’s Home

Local Transitional Housing

Our Brother's Home (OBH) is a non-profit Christian organization affiliated with the Recovery Ministry at Peninsula Bible Church in Palo Alto. OBH, which first opened in 2009, provides transitional ho...Read More...

Paul and Christine Kroeger

Paul and Christine Kroeger

Wycliffe Bible Translators, Texas

Paul and Christine Kroeger have been members of Wycliffe since 1981. They currently serve at Dallas International University (formerly Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics) in Dallas, Texas, a tr...Read More...

Real Options

Real Options

Serving Santa Clara County

Core Values:
Caring. Compassionate. Honest
Purpose Statement:
Our purpose is to ensure that women, men, students, and families have a safe place to turn when facing pregnancy decisions, making sexu...Read More...

Rebecca Harrington

Rebecca Harrington

Cru Lifelines, Portland, ME

Rebecca has been on staff with the Cru college ministry since 2010. Cru seeks to share the good news of Jesus, help followers of Christ grow in their faith, and help them have an impact for God in the...Read More...

Roy and Bonita Thompson

Roy and Bonita Thompson

Beginnings Foundation, Bangkok, Thailand

Bonita continues to work with sexually exploited girls serving men from America, Europe, and Japan. Beginnings Foundation (formerly Home of New Beginnings) is a holistic residential ministry where the...Read More...

Steve and Erica Lawry

Steve and Erica Lawry

Parakaleo Christian Ministry at Stanford, CA

Steve and Erica Lawry have served undergraduate and graduate students at Stanford University, also alumni, through their organization Parakaleo Christian Ministries since 1974. Their purpose is to gui...Read More...

Street Life Ministries

Street Life Ministries

Serving homeless in Palo Alto to Redwood City

Street Life Ministries (“SLM”) is different than many “feeding ministries.” It serves a unique role in the way it cares for the homeless and the hungry in San Mateo County. Hot, home cooked ...Read More...

Televisit

Televisit

Connecting older adults at churches through technology

TeleVisit, founded in 2011 by PBC's Wesley & Julie Cheng, connects older adults at several area churches to each other through their participation in interactive group activities from the convenie...Read More...

The Gideons International

The Gideons International

Dedicated to making the Word of God available to everyone

The Gideons International is an association of Christian business and professional men and their wives, all active members of evangelical or protestant churches. Its single objective is to win people ...Read More...

The Kilgoris Project

The Kilgoris Project

Education & Church Planting in Kenya

The Kilgoris Project partners with a Maasai village in rural southwest Kenya to provide education, health care, and economic development resources for the community.

More than 1,700 children atten...Read More...

Tuvya and Ellen Zaretsky

Tuvya and Ellen Zaretsky

Jews for Jesus, Los Angeles, California

Ellen and Tuvya Zaretsky, career missionaries with Jews for Jesus, are currently based in Los Angeles. Tuvya specializes in ministry with Jewish-Gentile couples and trains missionary staff worldwide.
...Read More...

Vince and Cathy Costa

Vince and Cathy Costa

Proclaim! International, Italy and Western Europe

Vince and Cathy want to thank you for your partnership in training, counseling, and mentoring the next generation of leaders in both the Italian, Maltese and refugee population in southern Europe. It...Read More...

Young Life South Peninsula

Young Life South Peninsula

Serving the South Peninsula

Young Life South Peninsula goes to where kids are at Mountain View & Alta Vista High Schools to build personal relationships with them to earn the right to share the Good News of Jesus Christ.  W...Read More...

Zozu Project

Zozu Project

Christian Education for Children in Uganda

Through our child sponsorship program we support over 400 of the poorest children in the community to attend Solid Rock Christian School in Arua, Uganda. Education, especially an education in English...Read More...

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Yet it was kind of you to share in my trouble. And you Philippians yourselves know that in the beginning of the gospel, when I left Macedonia, no church entered into partnership with me in giving and receiving, except you only.

Philippians 4:14-15

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