To encourage people to radically live out their faith in God by participating in the Great Commission (Matthew 28:16-20) through holistic development using education and thus encouraging others to do the same creating a sustainable growth in the faith communities world wide without creating dependency.

In obedience to Biblical instructions, ADE practices sustainable development and missions that depend on local resources, work, and educational initiatives while training and sending believers in Christ to serve where they are called.

  • ADE does not solicit funds for our daily living needs but rather seeks to work with our hands and God's provision (Acts 20:33-35)
  • Live simply and in accordance with local standards (2 Cor. 1:12, Romans 8:5-6, Proverbs 13:7-17)
  • Committed to community development with the focus on discipleship and encouraging others to participate in the Great Commission. (Matthew 28:16-20)
  • See Creation Care as an essential task in discipleship (Numbers 33:34-35)
  • Committed to empowering the local and global body of believers (Hebrews 10:24-25)