Tag: missionaries

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

How to Survive on the Mission Field: Let’s Reverse the Statistics

Man overlooking water

A statistic that is very troubling to me is that 80% of all missionaries will never finish one term on the mission field, or if they do, they will not return for a second term (a term is… Read More

Ten New Missionaries Join WIM

missionary candidates

June Orientation and Training went off without a hitch! WIM staff and volunteers were blessed to serve the wonderful group of missionary candidates that attended. By the end of the week, it seemed that everyone was well-supplied with… Read More