get to know us

Who We Are

Urban and Multi-cultural Impact is located in the heart of an urban center in one of its must ethnically diverse neighborhoods. We are a ministry of the International Hope Center whose ministries include:

  • ESL courses
  • vocational training
  • youth work
  • social outreaches and
  • supporting urban church plants

Our location and ministry partnership allows participants to be immersed in an urban and multi-cultural setting while receiving practical, biblically based teaching and hands on ministry experience. We are associated with the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, and our open to work with all members of the body of Christ.

what drives us

Our Purpose

Increasingly America is becoming a multi-cultural, multi-religious and urban society. The purpose of UMI is to challenge, train and equip the church to reach out with the love of Jesus across cultures and into urban centers. Specifically our training is focused on:

  • First and second generation immigrants to the US
  • International students in the US
  • Unreached peoples in the US and around the world
  • Urban centers

Reaching cities to reach the world

What We Do

Internships

Internships

Participants will receive cross-cultural teaching, guided reading, one-on-one mentoring and practical ministry experience forming relationships in the community.

Seminars

Seminars

Chose from various cross-cultural and urban ministry topics. We will arrange a 2 day seminar that includes gifted teachers, resources, dialog and field trips.

Intensive Courses

Intensive Courses

We will work with Bible Colleges and Institutes to provide one week intensives so their students can earn credits in missions an urban ministry subjects.

Missions Trips

Missions Trips

This one to four week program combining hands on ministry and classroom teaching is designed to expose US church members to cross-cultural and urban ministry opportunities.