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Agape Europe History

For more than 50 years, God has worked through people from many cultures and countries to share His love with people in Western Europe through Agape. Click below on the timeline to read about how it all began and how our national ministries have developed over the years. Vintage documents and video retrospectives from some of our national ministries are also available below.

To see what God is doing right now among national ministries and through various areas of service click here.


Our Founders - Bill and Vonette Bright

They call themselves "slaves of Jesus Christ". They founded a $300 million dollar ministry. Their goal is "to take the gospel to everybody on earth". They are Bill and Vonette Bright. The article in Christianity Today, July 1997.

Bill and Vonette Bright 
40 Years of Agapé France

Agapé France celebrated four decades of ministry in May 2013. To commemorate this important anniversary, a variety of videos depicting decades were created to document their history. Click here to see.

Agape France 40 ans - 1970s

How it all began....

Have you ever wondered how ministry news was communicated in the past? Click here to see selected vintage Agape Europe ministry reports from our archives. The content and focus may be familiar!