The Face of International Friendships

InterFACE (iFace) Ministries

iFace is a nonprofit educational, Christian organization which networks international students and scholars with culturally sensitive Americans who enjoy cross-cultural friendships and the open exchange of ideas. All iFace activities are open to international students, scholars, and their families regardless of race, nationality, or religious preference.

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Portland, OR

Colorado Springs, CO

Nashville, TN

Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL
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Waterville, ME

Buffalo, NY

Austin, MN

Minnesota, MN

Manila, Philippines

Minneapolis, MN

Lincoln, NE

Athens, GA

Tampa, FL

Philadelphia, PA

Emporia, KS

Greenville, SC

Columbia, MO

Arlington, DC

Atlanta, GA

St Louis, MO

Ann Arbor, MI

Our friends come from all over the world

Countries we’ve had students from

“iFace meets our needs and I make a lot of friends through this. They really care about me. It helped me adjust to the culture a lot easier.” China

Qiu Lei

“iFace meets our needs and I make a lot of friends through this. They really care about me. It helped me adjust to the culture a lot easier.” China

Qiu Lei

News and Blogs From Our Staff

O death where is your sting?

“Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?” The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:55-57 My brother in Colorado is an allergist...

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What’s at the end of the road of life?

Modern roads & freeways are built to get you to your destination fast. Engineers have mastered how to take control over the wildest mountain passes, rivers, gorges and maximize the bank in turns to keep vehicles safely on the road at greater speeds. On our 50th...

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Whose clothes are you wearing?

50 years ago on the first stop of our GO West honeymoon, Lynn Culver & I walked across the Royal Gorge Bridge after “tying the knot” of marriage a few hours earlier in Colorado Springs. She wore a white dinner dress that complimented my best black suit, a gift...

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50th Wedding Anniversary Confession

So what do I make of the most unusual gesture I’ve witnessed as our airplane waited to take off? A flight attendant came down the aisle with only two bottles of water & two white packages. When she got to our row, she bent down beside us and presented us with the...

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50 years of Marriage Confession

So what do I make of the most unusual gesture I’ve witnessed as our airplane waited to take off? A flight attendant came down the aisle with only two bottles of water & two white packages. When she got to our row, she bent down beside us and presented us with the...

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New face behind the wheel

Soon you will hear from James (and Barb) Paternoster, the new President of iFace/InterFACE Ministries. I've been behind the wheel since beginning InterFACE in 1983. Now it's James turn to drive the bus. Yet for those who have known about our unique bus trips, that...

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My favorite cup of coffee

All of us coffee lovers savor the flavors of coffee from around the world. I’ve enjoyed this simple pleasure from Hawaii, Brazil, Honduras, Colombia, Jamaica, Burundi, Kenya, and, yes, even Hungary. Sitting in a roadside Café’ beside the plantation brings back fond...

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Rain, rain go away!

Have you ever unconsciously (or consciously) told God, “prayer doesn’t matter.“ I wonder how many times I’ve done that? This morning, for example, I prayed that God would protect our low lying house from a possible flood from the creek that frequently overflows it’s...

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OUR MISSION

International friendships that last forever

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CORPORATE OFFICE

PO BOX 450816
Atlanta GA 31145-0816
Phone: 770-934-7797