News & Updates

A summary of news and updates from MotiVate NZ and Missionary Ventures International



VANUATU – Building a future for kids at Victory School of Hope, Blacksands

Victory School of Hope serves a very needy community in Blacksands, an...


FIJI – Re-building on Mali

Cyclone Yasa - one of the strongest storms ever recorded - caused...


TONGA – The containers have arrived. Now the building work can begin!

While broadcasts continue from the current Tonga Christian Radio building - impacting...

Mindoro Typhoon Rolly 2

Typhoons sweep across Philippines and Vietnam

Over the past two weeks, two powerful typhoons - including Rolly (aka...

New Building for TCRFM

A new station building for Tonga Christian Radio

While broadcasts continue to impact lives and the current building has served...

Sawmill and Relief Vanuatu

Relief work under way, and sawmills starting up, in Vanuatu

UPDATE 5 NOV 2020 We've been able to send more funds to enable...

Malawi - rural Lilongwe village attack

Attack on rural village in Malawi leaves families homeless

We've just received an urgent plea for help from Ps Moses Chikuta...

No Lockdown in God's Kingdom

No Lockdown in God’s Kingdom!

Last month, I (Andrew) should have been leading a motorbike ministry...


“It doesn’t get much worse than this … ” – Cyclone Harold makes landfall in the Pacific Islands

“It doesn’t get much worse than this … ” according to Weather...


Volcano Taal erupts in the Philippines – larger eruption imminent

While our co-workers across the Philippines organised Christmas celebrations for their churches...


Another Typhoon hits the Philippines

Many parts of the Visayas region, and San Jose on Mindoro island,...

Children Christmas Party

Christmas Outreach and Relief Operations in the Philippines

With Christmas fast approaching, our co-workers in the Philippines are busy preparing...

Aid for South Malawi

Bring hope to South Malawi after the floods

Pastor Moses in Malawi asks us to pray with him for the...


Old Machines Bring New Life

Too old to be used by God? Not for a collection of...


The Cost of Discipleship

By Joshua Hire, missionary in Peru Recently 14 men and 2 women travelled...

Typhoon Usman flooding

State of Calamity in Oriental Mindoro

Pastor Danny Macuha reports that a ‘State of Calamity’ has been declared,...


Founding a Vocational School in Nicaragua

In 2007, after serving as a teacher at Nicaragua Christian Academy and...


Snowmobiles Start Churches In Russia

Years ago, Missionary Ventures helped young Pastor Nikolai Zalutsky, who is now...


Helping a Guatemalan Church Reach Their Community

Missionaries Obed and Cara Zuleta have been encouraging a local Guatemalan church to reach out...