Tag: church planting

Long-Term Fruit in the Dominican Republic

man speaking to congregation

In 1989, I began part­ner­ing with WIM Missionaries Jerry and Miok Morris in the Dominican Republic. They were church planters there for eight years. To assist in their work, they led teams of youth and adults on short-term mis­sion trips to do street cam­paigns com­plete with music, dra­mas, pup­pets and preach­ing. Over the course of 26 years, Jerry and I have…

Veteran Missionary David Garcia: Mayans, Miracles, and Mount Sinai

David Garcia is no ordi­nary man. Actually, he is ordi­nary, but his tenac­ity and per­se­ver­ance make him extra­or­di­nary. I have seen him con­front and over­come much adver­si­ty in the course of his min­istry. I first met David in 1983 at King’s Way Missionary Institute in McAllen, Texas. He was already…

Mentoring & Discipleship (WIM Core Values, 3 of 5)

People jumping on beach during sunset

By Jerry Morris “Go and make dis­ci­ples” was the last com­mand Jesus gave to His dis­ci­ples. Making dis­ci­ples is a com­mand not an option. In many cir­cles and church­es today, the pic­ture of dis­ci­ple­ship has changed from how it… Read More

Indigenous Principles (WIM Core Values, 2 of 5)

By Dale Pugh One of the dis­tinc­tive char­ac­ter­is­tics of World Indigenous Missions is its focus on mak­ing church­es “indige­nous.”  This focus is based on the bib­li­cal man­date in 2 Timothy 2:2 which says, “And the things that you… Read More