who are the mannas?
Dr. Mike Manna is the Global Trainer Director for Youth for Christ International (YFCI). Mike and his wife Judy have been serving in youth ministry for 33 years. From 2002 to 2012, Mike and Judy lived in Kyiv, Ukraine. Mike was the founder/director of the National Center for Youth Ministry at Kyiv Theological Seminary where he trained over 100 youth ministers. He has taught Masters level youth ministry courses at several seminaries in Europe and Asia. Mike has his PhD in Intercultural Studies from Biola University specializing in cross-cultural contextualization. Mike and Judy have 4 children, including one child adopted from Ukraine, and 6 grandchildren. When at home resting, Mike loves spending time with his grandkids, taking care of his saltwater reef aquarium, and playing strategy games with his friends. The Manna's live in the state of Indiana, USA and serve globally with YFCI.
2021 MINISTRY EVENTS
Jan 28-28: Canada Coaching 201 Training Online
Feb 16-18: Coaching 101 Americas Area Training Online
May 7-8 : Ukraine Coaching 101 Training, Kyiv, Ukraine
May 14-15: Ukraine Coaching 201 Training, Kyiv, Ukraine
May 24-26: YFC Ukraine Staff Retreat, Odesa, Ukraine
June 3-4: Village Day Camp, Hornostaivka, Ukraine
June 6-10: English "Not" Camp, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Aug 1: Connections Church, Belle Fourche, South Dakota
Sept 12: Prairie Home Church, Maurine, SD
Sept 19: Church TBA
Sept 26: Church TBA
Oct 1-2: Steer Missions Conference, BIsmarck, ND
Oct 3: New Hope Lutheran Ch, Jamestown, ND