Ministry Ark, Encounter

A Virtual Reality Encounter with Jesus Christ, Now Available on Kickstarter

Now seeking community support via Kickstarter, Encounter is a virtual reality mobile application for young people that allows them to encounter Jesus Christ and get excited about the Gospel.


Manchester, England -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/07/2018 -- George Herrera is a Christian youth worker and minister in Manchester, England. Passionate about exploring ways for the Christian Church to navigate digital spaces and engage younger generations with the gospel, Herrera developed Encounter in partnership with award-winning Numinous Labs to provide teens and young adults with an opportunity to encounter Jesus Christ in a virtual, mobile environment.

Encounter features a quality experience in the first-person with biblical characters and narrative. It fosters learning, understanding, and discovery and was developed with the input of local pastors and youth leaders to ensure it is theologically vetted and targeted for an audience between the ages of 10 and 24.

Perhaps the most personal virtual encounter with Jesus you will ever experience, Encounter provides immediate immersion into a word of Christ, so you can learn and explore the gospel. Featuring personal nature breaks down walls and short storylines to make space for real-life interactions, it balances the needs of a younger generation.

The Kickstarter campaign is located on the web at:

Supporters around the world can back this project by making generous pledges and donations. Supporters can make pledges ranging from £10 to £5,000 or more for updates in development and a free copy of the finished product before release in November 2019. More information is available on the Kickstarter campaign page.

About George Herrera
George Herrera's experiences as a youth pastor showed him the struggles within the Christian Church to balance a younger generation's needs. He sought to expose youth to the gospel in a videogame-like experience that uses virtual reality and participatory experiences to educate. Effective across the board in starting conversations about faith, Encounter will be a successful tool amongst youth leaders and parents for promoting engaging conversation about Jesus and developing faith.

Contact Person: George Herrera
Company: Ministry Ark, Encounter
City: Sale
State: Manchester
Country: England
Phone: +4407899293671