to the nations
Through prayer, encouragement and giving, we walk alongside and send each of these workers to the places where God has called them.
Joel & Debbie Chute
Joel and Debbie are based in Hong Kong with a dual focus on ministry in both Hong Kong and China. Joel works with pastors and church leaders with the registered church in Mainland China. Debbie serves as Discipleship Coordinator at International Christian School.
Mark & Jennifer Morris
Mark and Jennifer’s vision is to help the people of Pucallpa, Peru and surrounding areas break the cycles of physical and spiritual poverty through programs and people who share God's love, grace and truth in practical ways. They utilize micro enterprise, farming, church and social services, Bible institute training and more to bring Christ to this community.
Paul & Lori Vernon
Foursquare Missions/SE Asia
Paul and Lori’s vision is to partner with Jesus to see lives restored to health and communities thrive in God’s love and favor. Paul provides leadership development and pastoral care for indigenous and missionary workers throughout the region. Lori teaches Bible at Chiang Rai International Christian School.
Stephen & Haley Weiland
Mission Aviation Fellowship/DRC
As a maintenance specialist, Stephen keeps the planes in good working order for the pilots and missionaries to reach isolated people and share Christ’s love. Using the tools of aviation training and cross-cultural experience, the Weiland’s hope to reach the lives of the people God places around them through discipleship, maintenance of MAF’s aircraft and ministry opportunities that God presents.
Cameron is participating in the TESOL discipleship program, and learning the Khmer language in preparation for teaching English and a permanent appointment in the field.
Robin & Wendy Gutierrez
Global Outreach International/Ecuador
Robin and Wendy are in Macas, Ecuador at Emmanuel Christian School, a ministry of a local Ecuadorian church, where Robin is the school administrator. Robin and Wendy provide direction for the teachers and staff, develop curriculum and work to give the school a greater bilingual emphasis. They host short-term workers year-round.
Grant & Dakota Shaw
Grant and Dakota are newly appointed workers being sent to Kosovo in October 2021. They and their team desire to build bridges of hope in their city for all people. The community center provides a space for people to come to know of their God-given value and significance through classes, counseling, social events and more.
Debbie is involved in a leadership program that trains local pastors to raise up leaders in their churches to work with them in ministry. She works with thirteen churches located throughout the northeast part of the country and is helping to begin this ministry in a neighboring country.
Stephen & Ashley Weiss
Steven and Ashley work with YWAM’s School of Biblical Studies (SBS) in Battambang, Cambodia and facilitate short-term mission trips. Their goal is to equip leaders, teachers and pastors to preach the gospel and make disciples in Cambodia and the surrounding nations.
Terry & Maija Tuggy
Terry and Maija Tuggy are with new workers with One Challenge International. The Tuggy’s will spend their first five years with One Challenge in Colorado Springs as Terry serves as the Senior Director of Operations for the executive leadership team. At the end of five years, the Tuggy’s anticipate that they will then be going overseas to serve.
Mr. & Mrs. Fong
CRU/Creative Access Location
Mr. Fong serves with the University of Washington team reaching out to undergraduate international students. He also builds Bible Translation tools for the Mongolian language and meets with Mongolians to encourage and nurture them. Mrs. Fong serves on the same campus and works with the campus team reaching out to international visiting scholars.
Paul & Marie Lehmann
TEAM International Missions/Creative Access Location
Paul and Marie currently serve part-time with Salem For Refugees by helping refugees settle into life in the USA, and assisting with the International Prayer Gathering. In addition, Paul teaches missions and spiritual formation classes via SKYPE at Zarephath Bible Seminary in Pakistan.
C&MA/Creative Access Location
Iris leads a multi-cultural, multi-generational, multi-lingual team working together to reach unreached people groups in the western regions of their Creative Access Country. They use professional services, community projects, leadership development and counseling as the vehicles to connect with nationals.
Middle East Partnership
Alliance workers are in cities throughout the Middle East bringing the truth of Christ through strategic ministry initiatives, including teaching English, medical clinics, refugee care, poverty alleviation, interfaith dialogues and more. SAC is committed to pastoral and member care, financial support, short-term teams and more.
Don serves as Director of Strategic Initiatives for Remember Nhu, bringing his gifts and experience in church relationships and partnership expansion, strategic planning, shepherding of global staff and administration.
Donovan & Stephanie Wadsworth
Youth With a Mission/Salem
Donovan and Stephanie (and their children: Jacquelyn, Natalee, Annaleise, Kerington and Elliott) are serving with YWAM in the Salem area. YWAM is a global movement of Christians from many cultures, age groups and Christian traditions, dedicated to knowing God and making Him known. They assist with operational and discipleship ministries at the base.
Rick and his team work with churches and individuals throughout the U.S. and overseas. Training and coaching sessions expand the ministry opportunities worldwide.
We support amazing international workers in every corner of the world. If you have any more questions about the work they are doing around the world, or want to support them in any way, contact us. We'd be happy to connect with you on their behalf.