I.D.E.S. is a non-profit agency with five emphases: medical relief, disaster relief, hunger relief, income development and evangelism. I.D.E.S. provides medicines for missionaries and medical equipment for mission clinics. I.D.E.S. provides food, water treatment systems and supplies after natural disasters around the world. I.D.E.S. provides hunger relief to poor populations in various countries. I.D.E.S. sponsors income development projects by giving people a hand up, not a handout--these include teaching different aspects of farming as well as trades such as brick making. I.D.E.S. provides Bibles and related items for congregations living in poverty, MP3 players loaded with Scripture for native preachers, and motorcycles to evangelists who travel from village to village spreading the Gospel.