At the invitation of the Armenian Missionary Association of America and the Khoren & Shooshanig Avedisian School and Community Center, Mr. Richard Mills, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Armenia visited the Avedisian Educational Complex on April 5 2017. He was accompanied by Hasmik and Dianna who coordinate the educational programs of the Embassy. Three students gave the Ambassador a tour of the school facilities showing him… Read More

Armenian organizations in North America band together to ensure the success of the film through grassroots efforts For the first time, a big budget, wide-release feature film—complete with a-list, Hollywood celebrities and a renowned, Academy Award-winning director—will depict the Armenian Genocide. This monumental film, The Promise, will be released in mainstream theaters across the United States and Canada on April 21, marking a major triumph for the Armenian community. Due to the… Read More

Easter 2017 While they were still talking about this, Jesus Himself stood among them and said to them, ‘Peace be with you.’ Luke 24:36 The year 2017 is going by ever so quickly and both Easter and Spring are suddenly upon us. Easter, the most important date on our religious calendar, means that He has risen. Alleluia! The power of resurrection is the spring of peace for all Christians. Now more than… Read More

Keep the members of the Armenian Evangelical Church of Alfortville (Paris, France) who are still in shock from a 6:00 am, Sunday arson attack on the Church. According to reports, a trash bin in front of the Church was deliberately set on fire. Thankfully, firefighters arrived in time to extinguish the fire and prevent it from spreading. This is the third attack on the Church over the past year, the last one… Read More

Concerned with the welfare of families of martyred Armenian soldiers, and directed by AMAA Headquarters in Paramus, Harout Nercessian, AMAA Representative in Armenia, and Lusine Ohanyan, Coordinator of AMAA-Armenia’s External Affairs, visited Armenia’s First Deputy Minister of Defense, David Tonoyan. They discussed AMAA’s cooperation with the Defense Ministry in programs aimed at providing medical and humanitarian assistance to the wounded soldiers; humanitarian assistance and medical equipment AMAA had shipped to Armenia; AMAA’s… Read More

By Florence Avakian PARAMUS, NJ-The Centennial of any organization is an event of great pride and celebration.  For the Armenian Missionary Association of America – AMAA, it is even more reason to continue its successful, century hammered programs of education, humanitarian work, youth camps, scholarships, and evangelism. On October 21, 2017, the AMAA will celebrate its Centennial on the East Coast at its annual meeting, followed by a grand banquet at the… Read More