Tag: missionaries

Helping Missionaries Win the Battle

WIM is more than just anoth­er mis­sions agen­cy. It’s a
fam­i­ly. We will serve you, train you and care for you.

9 Tips for a Great Newsletter

You’re on your way to writ­ing a great newslet­ter! Below are a few things you’ll want to keep in mind as you sit down and write about your lat­est trips and expe­ri­ences. Ministry vision tagline What is your… Read More

Fruitful Team Visit

Group of people standing in front of Japanese landmark

In late June, a team from our home church vis­it­ed to put on a VBS along with a num­ber of oth­er out­reach­es. It was the first short-term team vis­it that we planned from start to fin­ish, so it was a tri­al run for us. We attempt­ed to put into prac­tice all we’ve learned to make it a fruit­ful trip. We put on…

Seven New Missionaries Join WIM

Group of people studying missions

Hours of teach­ing by sea­soned mis­sion­ar­ies, great food, and even a float down the Comal River in New Braunfels, TX, com­prised this year’s ori­en­ta­tion and train­ing. Many months of prepa­ra­tion and prayer go into this eight-day event each year, and God answered our prayers for har­vest work­ers yet again.

Explore Missions the First Weekend in April

people praying for a man

Wanting fresh inspi­ra­tion to live out the Great Commission? Feeling called to mis­sions, but don’t know where to start? Join us for Explore Weekend at World Indigenous Missions to catch a glimpse of what it means to live and min­is­ter cross-cul­tur­al­ly. You will dis­cov­er the vision and core val­ues that have inspired WIM mis­sion­ar­ies for over 35 years and learn how WIM can assist you in real­iz­ing God’s vision for your life…

Passing the Torch: Kids in Missions

Man telling Bible stories to crowd of captivated children

Am I going to have to wait until I’m an old man to teach peo­ple about the Lord?” our nine year old son blurt­ed out in frus­tra­tion. Earlier, Caleb had over­heard my wife and I dis­cussing who would run her week­ly bible class in the vil­lage dur­ing her absence… and he felt like it should be him. After all, I had just prayed with him the night before about God using him to min­is­ter to oth­ers. This was his oppor­tu­ni­ty…

Missions Documentary Coming February 26

Urban Japan

Missions doc­u­men­tary com­ing February 26! Follow the sto­ries of two fam­i­lies who serve as mis­sion­ar­ies with World Indigenous Missions. Despite the many sac­ri­fices and dan­gers involved, they coura­geous­ly believe that demon­strat­ing God’s love for the world is worth… Read More

Five New Missionaries Join WIM

By Jim & Ruth The 2015 WIM Orientation and Pre-field Training week is now his­to­ry! We always pray that the Lord would bring to Orientation the speci­fic indi­vid­u­als whom He has cho­sen. We  believe He answered our prayers… Read More

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,… Read More

Six New Missionaries = Successful Orientation

WIM staff mem­bers often say Orientation & Training is their favorite time of year. Why? For one, there’s lots of real­ly good food (e.g. Dr. Toth’s spaghet­ti). That is enough for some to be con­vinced, but it gets even bet­ter. Although it… Read More