Transforming Nations One Person At a Time


Max and Connie have been married for 35 years and they have three adult daughters. They have been pastoring for 40 years, planted four churches and direct three Bible schools. They are also the national directors of Rhema Italy and oversee a ministerial association with a membership of more than 50 ministers.

They are the founders of Good News Ministries, a non-profit missionary organization affiliated with Ministers Network Canada, the same organization with which both Max and Connie are ordained.

Connie is also the founder and president of Dunamis Publishing House, and has translated and printed more than 65 books, by authors including Kenneth E. Hagin, Jerry Savelle, Joyce Meyer and Dr. Caroline Leaf.

Max and Connie’s mission is to transform nations one person at a time. They do this by planting churches, holding national and regional conferences, and training and equipping leaders. They are passionate about the local church and building up believers in the Body of Christ. For more on the Good News Ministries vision, please click Vision.

Dr. Max Girgenti has a BSc. from the University of Toronto, is a graduate of Rhema Bible Training Center, holds a Doctor of Ministry (D. Min.) and an honorary Doctor of Divinity (D. D.) from SBTSU (School of Bible Theology Seminary and University).







At Good News Ministries, we accomplish the vision by reaching the unreached, teaching the believers, training local pastors and leaders, publishing books and doing humanitarian work in various nations.

Train Pastors and Leaders

Teach and Preach

We train pastors, raise up leaders and plant new churches.

So far, we have established 5 churches, a ministerial network and 3 Bible Schools. Other accomplishments:

- One church in Toronto, Canada

- One main church in Verona, Italy

- Four other churches in Europe

- Three Bible school campuses

- Ministerial network of pastors and ministries in Italy

- National and local area meetings for training pastors and leaders

- Strengthen the hands of local pastors by helping them develop effective ministry of helps

We reach the unreached through:

- Evangelistic meetings to reach the lost

- Gospel concerts

- Street ministry


We teach the believers by:

- Ministering in existing churches

- Being instruments of revival in the Body of Christ

- Holding national conferences to encourage believers

Publish Books

Good News Ministries has translated and printed over 65 book titles, and distributed more than 300,000 books throughout Europe and Italian speaking communities around the world. Authors whose works have been translated include:

- Kenneth E. Hagin

- Kenneth W. Hagin

- Smith Wigglesworth

- Jerry Savelle

- Mark Hankins

- Joyce Meyer

- Dr. Caroline Leaf

- Blaine Bartel, Jackie Mize, Doug Jones and others.

In addition, Connie has written Children's Church Curriculums for churches in Italy.

Finally, Dr. Max Girgenti has also written books to help believers grow in the Lord and Church Leadership Manuals to help train leaders in local churches everywhere.

Humanitarian Work

Good News Ministries sends books to inmates in several prisons within Italy.

We also send food, clothes, and medicine to foster homes in northern Italy.

Exciting Project

TV program: we have been given a great opportunity to go on Italian television and share the wonderful truths of God's Word with a potential audience of millions of viewers. Clck here to find out more.


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