/Genaye Eshetu

About Genaye Eshetu

God. Missions. Media

Reviving shattered dreams

By | January 7th, 2016|Emerge Children's Ministries|

“They burned you with an iron?!” Jemuel can hear the panic, the rage, in his father’s voice as the man talks with his wife, on the phone. She is thousands of miles away, working in Saudi Arabia to send money back to her family, like so many other Filipino mothers and fathers. “You should come [...]

Your Word is a Light unto my Path

By | December 24th, 2015|Stories|

Twenty-seven-year-old Ronalyn has never witnessed the beautiful sunrise over Tañon Strait from her seaside village in Guihulngan. Like thousands of blind or otherwise disabled and disadvantaged Filipinos, Ronalyn's life has been anything but easy. Growing up in an impoverished situation where everyone was expected and needed to contribute to their family's economy, she often struggled [...]

Should you leave your steady job to pursue your dreams?

By | December 10th, 2015|Latest News, MediaLight Institute, Stories|

Fina Lin was lost in thought as she stood by the window of her office. Cars rushed as drivers hustled to and from work and errands. Though her body was still, her mind rushed with thoughts like the busy street she was looking down onto. “I need to do more with my life than chase [...]

Medialight Graduates New Breed of Media Missionaries

By | December 5th, 2015|MediaLight Institute|

On November 29, 2015, Medialight 7.0 graduated twelve more trained media missionaries! Equipped with media skills that will enable them to go and share the gospel to their nations with creativity and bigger impact, these students returned to their nations in Myanmar, Cambodia, China, Jamaica and USA. Medialight trains in professional video production, leadership, spirituality [...]


By | December 1st, 2015|Emerge Children's Ministries, MediaLight Institute|

  Today is world Giving Tuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On this day charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give to the causes most dear to their hearts. Today, we want to remind you of the [...]

Hide and Seek Goes to China!

By | November 26th, 2015|MediaLight Institute, Videos|

The production of our most powerful short film, Hide and Seek, started with a simple conversation Chuck Quinley had with a pastor of the Akha people, a hill tribe living on northern mountains of Thailand. Chuck was curious about how the pastor could communicate the gospel with people who have never heard the name of [...]

How a refugee living in the jungles of Malaysia became a media missionary with your help

By | November 12th, 2015|Latest News, MediaLight Institute, Stories|

  Jamez moved his hand under the clothes he had wadded up as a pillow to check for his knife. The jungle was never silent. There was always the constant noise of crickets, cicadas, frogs, and the occasional tramping of unknown animals. One of those animals was coming towards him. He dragged his knife out [...]

Matthew Was a Secret Christian. Now, He Speaks to His Nation.

By | October 29th, 2015|MediaLight Institute, Stories|

Matthew closely followed his mother as she took off her shoes by the temple’s gate. His little bare feet felt the cold ceramic of the floor as they walked towards the Buddha murals. He knelt beside his mom and mimicked her action as she went through the motions of her prayers. Matthew was born in [...]

Featured missionaries Drew and Eunhae

By | October 15th, 2015|Meet our Team|

Drew, an American and Eunhae, Korean, are beautiful couple who have been serving as missionaries for the past 8 & 11 years respectively. They met while they were both doing missions in South Africa. They have been married and serving as Emerge missionaries in Asia for the past four years. We talked with them about [...]

MediaLight accepts New Batch of students

By | October 8th, 2015|MediaLight Institute|

MediaLight is delighted to report the launching of  ML 7.0 on September 27, 2015.   We have students from Cambodia, Myanmar, China, Jamaica, Honduras & USA. During the next two months of intensive training our students will be equipped with the skills they will need to be media missionaries who can effectively share the gospel [...]