• SEAMisT Conference

    Testimonies from 15th Anniversary SEAMisT Conference

    By Chuck Hall, WIM President Mary Nell and I recently returned from Lapu-Lapu, Philippines. The city was named after the first Filipino hero, the native chief­tain Lapu-Lapu, who in 1521, defeated the Spanish troops and killed their Portuguese leader, Ferdinand Magellan. I had always con­sid­ered Magellan a hero, but it is a mat­ter of per­spec­tive. Mary […]

  • House packed full of people

    This Miniature Japanese Home Hosts Church Growth

    By Janine Alvarado [JAPAN] One of our big deci­sions was which cell group to attend because that is where we will be focus­ing a lot of our energy. After vis­it­ing a few, we prayed about it and decided to join this group. We were some­how able to serve up lunch for a large group in our […]

  • back alley

    My Wife is a Hero

    By Ron Mouser [MEXICO] Recently, Ivonne res­cued a woman who was being beat by her “hus­band” in the alley next to our house. He was threat­en­ing to kill the woman with a big rock when Ivonne rushed out and began shout­ing at him. While the man was dis­tracted, we were able to rush the woman […]

  • What 70+ dozen cinnamon rolls look like. A labor of love!

    Sweet Strategy: 1,680+ Cinnamon Rolls Entirely Fund Mission Trip

    Don’t ever say you can’t go on a mis­sion trip for finan­cial reasons—if you or your friends can bake, that is. Lara Hochstetler (WIM Missionary 276) funded her entire trip through the bak­ing and sell­ing of cin­na­mon rolls. She is a third-year stu­dent at the Bethel School of Ministry in Redding, CA, and was invited […]

  • Prayer Protects Lives in Mexico

    Prayer Protects Lives in Mexico

    Testimony from a WIM mis­sion­ary choos­ing to stay anony­mous for safety rea­sons: We made it home to Mexico, safe and sound, just as we prayed. There was one hitch at the bor­der when the car­tel stopped us for a bribe for safe pas­sage. I told them who I was and that if I gave them God’s […]

  • Stewards-Spain

    New WIM Member Care Base in Spain

    By Tony & Mary Ann Bianchi WIM Member Care is excited to announce the very first, soon-be-established, WIM regional Member Care base in Málaga, Spain! After jump­ing through many inter­na­tional hoops for what seemed like for­ever, Dick and Sue Steward have just been granted their res­i­dence visa for Spain. They should be on their way […]

  • Widow singing praise to her King as a new follower

    African Woman Stands in Worship

    Tim and Jenni Jarvis vis­ited some of the need­i­est wid­ows in their area bring­ing them encour­age­ment from the Word and a bag of gro­ceries. One widow they vis­ited gave her life to Christ. In her bet­ter health, she had been attend­ing a local church that taught a pros­per­ity gospel. To her, being a Christian meant that she should […]

  • Global Encounters Santa Ana

    The Majority of this Town Attended a Gospel Outreach

    By Ron Mouser “We can’t have a holy church ser­vice in front of a gov­ern­ment build­ing with all of our unbe­liev­ing neigh­bors stand­ing around watch­ing us,” some church mem­bers had responded upon hear­ing my plans for the out­reach. But that is exactly what we did. It was not a “nor­mal” ser­vice. The Global Encounters team […]

  • Coliseum filled with children

    First Time in 19 Years: Indigenously Supported

    By Roberto Krisztal We are prepar­ing to have our annual event to reach 2,500 Bolivian kids through songs, dances and a won­der­ful drama. This year, we have a new strat­egy. For the past 19 years, Children’s Club Bolivia has cov­ered the costs for the annual out­reaches. However, God laid it on my heart that, because this […]