Brochures and cards
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers Alan and Ellen Smith. The card includes a photo and overview of their work.
Ellen helps twin congregations in the United States with congregations in Russia and Belarus. The goal is to develop long-term relationships across the boundaries of history, language, culture and denomination. Once a strong relationship is established, congregations often engage in joint projects that include summer camp ministry, orphanage ministry, drug rehabilitation, and outreach to families with handicapped children. Ellen also works with the Russian and Belarusian partners who come together to develop joint social ministries for their ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers Dr. John Fletcher and Gwenda Fletcher. The card includes a photo and overview of their work.
John is a surgical consultant to the eight hospitals supported by the Presbyterian Community of Congo (CPC). He works with the hospitals’ staffs to improve their surgical knowledge, skills, judgment and techniques. Gwenda serves the CPC as an education consultant. She assists the CPC’s Education Department in its efforts to enhance the quality of education in the church’s 702 elementary and secondary schools. In a partnership that values mutual learning and teaching as ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-worker Marcia Towers. The card includes a photo of her and an overview of her work.
Marcia coordinates the Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) program’s Guatemala site. She enjoys helping YAVS “be attentive to their spiritual growth, live simply and sustainably and focus on relationships with others who are different from themselves.” She also works in a disaster relief ministry with Cedepca, a multi-faceted, interdenominational agency in Guatemala. “Both parts of my job allow me the grace of seeing transformation in people who are excited about living purposeful lives and being God ...
The 2012 Evangelism and Church Growth Conference will be held July 30th – August 2nd, 2012 in St. Pete Beach, Fla. Five of the ministries of the Evangelism and Church Growth area will host their individual conferences, while sharing group meals, worship, and plenary speakers with the other conferences.
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers James & Jodi McGill. The card includes a photo of them and an overview of their work.
Jim coordinates the clean water and sanitation work of the Synod of Livingstonia, a regional body of the Church of Central Africa, Presbyterian. He works to ensure sustainability at the community level and to make sure that the church is a strong presence in Malawi’s rural development. He also assists PC(USA) church partners with water and sanitation development in South Sudan and Congo. Jodi is the synod’s coordinator for primary health care ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers the Rev. Choon Lim and Yen Hee Lim. The card includes a photo of them and an overview of their work.
Choon and Yen Hee Lim were appointed as mission co-workers in 1991. For six years, they worked on the islands off the coast of South Korea in the “Island Medical Mission” of the Presbyterian Church of Korea. In 1997, they went to Taiwan to develop a ministry among aboriginal college students in Hualien with the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan. In their third assignment, Choon is the PC(USA) regional liaison ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-worker Dr. Barbara Nagy. The card includes a photo of her and an overview of her work.
Barbara, a board-certified physician in both pediatrics and internal medicine, serves at Nkhoma Hospital, an institution of the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian’s Nkhoma Synod. “I feel God has called me to live out the gospel of his love for everyone by working in a healing ministry in Central Malawi, where death and disease limit the lives of fellow Christians, and keep them from attaining all God intended for them,” Barbara says. “We are ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-worker Tracey King-Ortega. The card includes a photo of her and an overview of her work.
As regional liaison for Central America, Tracey helps create better communication among World Mission staff, mission personnel, partner churches and PC(USA) congregations interested in ministry in this region. She facilitates the visits of short-term mission groups, consults with partners and helps organize and sustain country mission networks. She works with all Presbyterian mission co-workers in Central America, supporting and encouraging them in their ministries. “Having my hands and heart in many different places and ministries ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers the Rev. Dr. Bill and Ann Moore. The card includes a photo of them and an overview of their work.
In partnership with the Reformed Church in Japan, Bill and Ann are planting a new church in a rural community just north of Kobe. They reach out to people who have had very little contact with Christianity. Through Sunday school, evangelistic meetings, sponsorship of numerous community events and personal relationships, they witness to the good news of Jesus Christ in a land where there is great spiritual hunger. The Christian movement ...
Use this card as you pray for Jeff and Christi Boyd. The card includes a photo and an overview of their work.
As regional liaison for Central Africa, Jeff Boyd facilitates support for the relationships, programs and activities of Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) partners in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Cameroon, and Equatorial Guinea. He also resources PC(USA) mission personnel and helps connect partner churches with PC(USA) congregations that want to be involved in ministry in the region. Besides the Congo, Christi works in three other French-speaking African countries, Madagascar, Niger, and Rwanda, and one non-French-speaking ...