Bekele Shanko is the global vice presiden for Global Church Moments at Campus Crusade for Christ International (Cru), working in over 150 countries to build movements of multiplying churches and faith communities. A native of Ethiopia, he has served as Cru’s National Director of Ethiopia and Regional Director of Southern and Eastern Africa. Bekele is the President of GACX and leads the church planting focus for Finishing the Task.
A driving goal for GACX is fostering connections and collaborations around specific areas related to multiplication.
Short-term mission trips often provide believers a chance to grow their understanding of God’s mission and discover new ways to engage.
Moving GACX’s 2020 Global Forum online created many unique opportunities to connect and involve co-laborers from around the world.
Positive changes and opportunities that have come about during the 2020 pandemic in Asia.
During the 2020 Global Forum, GACX President Bekele Shanko describes how the God-size vision of planting a new, reproducing church for every 1,000 people on the planet came about.
“We thank God for COVID-19,” says Nate Vander Stelt, executive vice president of GACX, “because it has caused GACX to think differently and act differently.”