Mission, Vision, and Values

ACMI Mission Statement

To serve as a global network and catalyst for strategic collaboration among those who minister to and with international students and scholars.

ACMI Vision Statement

To see the worldwide ISM movement become a coordinated force in missions, recognized as a strategic ministry under the Great Commission, so that all international students and scholars will have the opportunity to hear, to respond and to spread the gospel wherever they go. 

Values of ACMI

  • A Christ-centered, gospel-driven outlook.

  • Networking and synergy within the ISM community.

  • A global coalition of contributors in the cause of ISM.

  • The strategic nature of ISM in global outreach.

  • Excellence in ISM skills.

  • The Church’s role in local global outreach.

  • A ministry vision that extends to underserved campuses.

  • The preparation of international students for re-entry.