Religion, Spiritual Development

Servants 4 Him Inc

  • Hamilton, VA
  • www.servants4him.org

Mission Statement

Servants 4 Him (S4H) is a non-profit , 501(c)(3), mission organization that uses comes long side the local church, providing pastor and leadership training, discipleship as well as appropriate technologies and education to open doors to explain the good news of Christ Jesus, the gospel, in developing countries. We are currently using Bio-sand water filters, improved wood burning stoves, dry composting latrines, and health and sanitation education as tools for evangelism.
S4H works with churches, mission organizations and missionaries to equip them with the tools and education necessary implement programs using the technologies mentioned above. We believe the local church is uniquely positioned to help people in their communities address health issues like: clean water; reduction of smoke from open cooking fires, etc. When the local church is involved in meeting the physical needs of the community there are many opportunities to address spiritual needs; S4H calls this good deeds evangelism.

Main Programs

  1. Buy One/Build One
  2. Pastoral Training Classes
  3. Dental Clinics
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

Guatemala. Other countries in Central and South America

ruling year

2006

Principal Officer since 2011

Self-reported

Forrest Kendall

Keywords

Self-reported

discipleship training, pastor training and mentoring, appropriate technolog, evangelism, water filters, improved stoves, scholarships, hygiene, bible school, relief work, pastor training

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Also Known As

S4H

EIN

56-2531662

 Number

5372200824

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Christian (X20)

Religion Related, Spiritual Development N.E.C. (X99)

Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement (S20)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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S4H has trained many local pastors, providing inductive Bible study classes, discipleship training and mentoring for the local pastors and church leadershiinstallation and maintenance of bio-sand water filters, stoves and latrines in Guatemala.   We also work in the public school teaching English classes, in the local church teaching AWANA, and in villages teaching health & hygiene classes.  We have a school scholarship program & provide school supplies to many children as well.  Mission teams help with many of our construction projects through out the year.  We also have a full time dentist on staff that provides free dental clinics in many villages.  Our musicians have a full schedule of concerts that bring the hope of Jesus in music to children all over Guatemala.

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Buy One/Build One

Brush Arbor Home, Northern Virginia, is working with Servants 4 Him to build houses for families in needed in poor communities in Guatemala.

Category

Community Development, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Ethnic/Racial Minorities ?-- Other Specified Group

None

Budget

$10,000.00

Program 2

Pastoral Training Classes

Inductive Bible Study Training classes for pastors and church leaders.  A three day class with student participation.  Covers the basics of inductive Bible study methods.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Adults

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Budget

$13,000.00

Program 3

Dental Clinics

Providing dental clinics in rural villages

Category

Health Care

Population(s) Served

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Budget

$40,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

Guatemala. Other countries in Central and South America

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Funding Needs

S4H's vision is to build up, train & send back to their villages local men that have a heart to share & to teach the Bible with others.  .  $1,000,000      Our dentist is in need of new portable field equipment!  If you would like to help, please contact Dennis@Servants4Him.org   S4H's music ministry reaches 1000s of children every year,  100's have come to Christ.   Donate to Music ministry or Ruanos    Every S4H missionary is supported by donations.  If you would like to contribute to their support it would be a blessing!  Monthly support or a one time gift!  You can view our families on our website www.Servants4Him.org

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SERVANTS 4 HIM, INC. ATTENTION: FORREST KENDALL
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Servants 4 Him Inc

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Forrest Kendall

BIO

Has worked as a full time field missionary since 2003. Has oversight of both US and national (local) missionaries and projects. Trains and equips national churches and other mission organizations in health-improving appropriate technologies.
BS - Electrical Engineering, MS - Engingeering, Certificate in Program/Project Management.
Trained Inductive Bible Study leader

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

"From our beginning our passion has always been to share the love of Jesus with the people we meet and make disciples.  We use appropriate technology to open doors.  As our Servants 4 Him team grows we have been able to reach more people, accomplish more and dream more.  It is our desire to build a mission base in 2012, a training facility for rural pastors and to help people in the US develop a heart for missions!
Thank you for standing with us as we serve the people of Guatemala and Latin America.
Forrest Kendall
CEO"

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Forrest Kendall

Field Missionary Servants 4 Him

Term: Jan 2012 - Dec 2013

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