When his wife asked if he’d ever considered being a missionary, one husband replied with an unequivocal “no.”
Retirement was approaching and yet we sensed God leading us along another ministry trajectory—on the other side of the world.
After serving with Global Partners for 29 years, the Fergusons are embarking on a new adventure.
Dr. Warren Woolsey began serving in full-time ministry as a missionary to Sierra Leone in 1950.
The first Hispanic Global Partners missionary has been appointed and sent to serve among Muslim immigrants in Europe
Here in Albania, coffee took on new meaning. Large mugs morphed into small tiny cups, decorated lavishly with floral patterns.
Storer Emmett’s passion for medicine and the gospel resulted in years of faithful ministry around the world.
Rev. James Ramsay was an ordained Wesleyan minister for 50 years. Thirty-eight of those years were spent on the mission field in both Africa and Europe.
Roberta McCallum faithfully served God alongside her husband for many years. She is most known by loved ones as one who prayed fervently.
When someone questioned Mary Slessor as to how she could do great feats because she was “only a woman” she reminded him who God was.
Forrest Gearhart planted the Sturgis, Mich. and Wheaton, Ill. Wesleyan churches, was a district superintendent, and a missionary.
Rev. William “Bill” Morgan served as mission director for the South Africa field for Wesleyan World Missions.
A missionary kid, Becca serves other “MK’s” as they maneuver cultures and countries that are not their own.
Grace Duda, a Wesleyan World Missionary of three decades, passed away. Her translation of materials and resources allowed many in Africa to read of God’s love for the first time.
Habitat for Missions commits $500,000 to Global Partners missionaries. Read how your church can join this initiative.
Crystal Blake is remembered for her astonishing joy, sense of humor, and hope that she continued to display through her journey. No matter her circumstances, she continued to trust God.
Dr. Wesley Duewel’s commitment to prayer impacted many in his 99 years of life. Rev. Mark O. Wilson tells how Dr. Duewel encouraged his church.
Pioneering missionary to Colombia and Puerto Rico, Norva Crosby, a founder of Wesleyan Academy, did not fully retire from ministry until age 99.
A faithful missionary to Zambia for more than 30 years, Rev. Ed Wissbroecker returned to the country he loved even after he retired.
Rev. Paul Meeks, a retired, ordained minister with The Wesleyan Church and former missionary with Wesleyan World Missions, has passed away.
Lois Downey Traugh loved people and was known for her smile, her joy, and her total faith in God. Years ago, her family served with Wesleyan World Missions in Brazil, Guyana, and Suriname.
One did not have to be around her long to sense the presence of God in her life. She was full of kindness, wisdom, passion, and love. Her concern for the lost was touching. Her prayers touched heaven.
A former missionary to Colombia, Rev. Earl had a deep heart for others to know Jesus. Up to his death, he operated a website that housed Bible studies in both English and Spanish.
Ruth Pierson was a missionary nurse who served at Kamakwie Wesleyan Hospital in Sierra Leone, Africa from 1967-1989, plus multiple ministry trips afterwards. She was married to Dr. Chuck Pierson.