Brandon Smith

Personal Background

Brandon and Amy Smith joined the ministry of AFCI-USA in September of 2016. They both graduated from the University of North Dakota (Brandon B.A. in Business Management, Amy B.A. Elementary Education).   Upon graduation they joined the ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ (Cru) in 2007. They served with Cru for the past decade in various ministry and leadership roles, engaging in Evangelistic and Discipleship ministries on four different campuses. During those years they were also involved in short-term evangelistic international ministry.   They both received Cru Biblical and Theological training through the Institute of Biblical Studies, the 2-year New Staff Training curriculum, as well as a variety of specific training and areas of study. Recently, Brandon completed a four-year term serving as an elder in a thriving new church plant in Moorhead, Minnesota. With their two sons, Brody and Beckett, they reside in Fargo, North Dakota.

Ministry Focus

Brandon continues to have a ministry of Evangelism and Discipleship among college students on the three local Universities. Much of this work is with athletes. He also has a ministry of the Word in the local community and church. He preaches and teaches in various settings such as the local Church, Retreats, juvenile detention, and Christian ministries on University campuses.

God has also given Brandon and Amy a very special calling with the gift of their two- year old son Beckett with special needs. Beckett has severe disabilities as a result of neurological damage. Leaving her fruitful ministry with college women, Amy has embraced the unique and challenging role as primary daily caregiver. She blogs and writes frequent updates on Beckett’s ever-changing condition and God’s goodness on Caring-Bridge and Blog-Spot. She has had a tremendous impact on hundreds of people through her writing and trust in God.

This unique chapter and calling has opened up many doors for Brandon. He has been given a powerful platform to show how a Biblical worldview fits reality and has serious ramifications for our lives. By contrasting the Bible’s views concerning the Sacredness of Humanity and Life to the many relativized and pluralistic worldviews around us, he has been able to communicate the glory of God and beauty of the gospel to our secular world. Beckett’s condition and their journey of suffering has opened many doors for the gospel to be proclaimed.

Together, Brandon and Amy are advocates for those with special needs and their families. They have been blessed to discover and communicate God’s plan in disability to those inside and outside of the church.

eNews and Updates

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Email Newsletter
For Email Marketing you can trust

Make a Donation

Thank you so much for supporting the ministers and ministries of Ambassdors For Christ. We cannot do the Lord’s work without you! As you may know, there are administrative costs to run a ministry. We do our best to keep these costs to a bare minimum so that we steward our funds well toward hands-on mission work. A part of our administration costs that we have no control over are our credit card processing fees. This is where you can help us in a big way and get more money into ministry. Did you know there are significant processing fees that can run from 4-7% of your donation depending on the card you use? If we process $500,000 in donations over the year in credit cards, that is up to $35,000 in processing fees that could go to ministry! We would love to redirect that money to the ministry you support. Would you please consider making your donation with a check mailed to us or set up donations via your checking account after clicking the donation button below? We understand if there is a reason you choose to donate with a credit card, and we appreciate any donation we get for ministry. Either way, please click the donation button below and enter your checking or credit card info to make a donation. Don’t forget to select your ministry designation. If you have any questions or need assistance in donation, please contact our office at 770-980-2020 or

For information on year end giving, especially with the new tax laws, please click here:

Donate Using Amazon

If you shop on Amazon, you can shop smile amazon where Amazon will automatically donate a percentage of your purchase to our ministry!!! No extra fees or charges on your end!

Please go to this link Amazon Smile and search "Ambassadors For Christ International" and select as your chosen ministry. Then shop as usual!


Featuring Recent Posts WordPress Widget development by YD