TESOL Ministry

Bringing the ESL Ministry Community Together

to Strengthen Ministry Effectiveness and Quality English Instruction

ESL & Ministry Resources

National ESL Ministry Directory

ESL Ministry Events

ESL Curriculum Exchange

  • Connecting Students to the Community
    If you’ve ever moved to a new city, you know the feeling of starting over. Creating new routines and finding new connections are a normal part of adjusting to a new place. However, for someone learning English, making those connections can take much longer and be much more difficult to access or understand. Your students may not know what’s available in the community, from services to events to public recreation.  How can you help connect your students to their new communities? Making community connections is a valuable way to love your students and help them feel at home in a… Read more: Connecting Students to the Community

Can Curriculum Really Make a Difference in your Program’s Success?

The Community-Based ESL Curriculum Initiative

Learn about how to select curriculum that fits your program

Understand the link between curriculum and volunteer retention

Explore curriculums in the Online Adult ESL Curriculum Showcase

Discover AI tools to help create supplemental material for your lessons


Bringing the Christian faith-based ESL community together

Our mission is to come alongside Christian faith-based English as a Second Language ministries to support them in attaining their ministry and English language teaching goals through resource sharing, consulting, networking, and equipping in evangelism, discipleship, cross cultural communication, ESL, and ministry development and management, and to establish a consortium of ministries, organizations, churches, educational institutions, and individuals in order to bring God glory and advance His kingdom through excellent ESL ministries.

Help a Friend Learn English

Has someone asked you to help teach them English, and you don’t know where to start? We can help!

Starting an ESL Ministry

An ESL ministry can be a great way for your church to show the love of Jesus to your neighbors and people in your community. Learn more…

Strengthen your Ministry

Learning to effectively communicate the gospel & disciple others cross culturally is key to a growing ESL ministry. Read the article series this fall by Dr. Lloyd Mann…