Beyond Expectations

by Mike Reynen, Africa Area Director “I promise, I’ll find someone,” the student said. He was a Togolese student who was confident he could find someone to begin the FM Church in Togo. None of us saw where that was leading. The student introduced us to Dosseh Takpale. The first few year of starting work […]

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God Is at Home

by Cindi Angelo, International Missionary to Portugal For nearly 16 years now we have accepted the challenges of being missionaries to Portugal. The work has grown slowly but steadily as we have tasted the goodness of the Lord with us every step of the way. As people have come to Jesus, some in the midst […]

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What the Homeless Man Taught Me

by Hope Owsley, Brazil Every day when I walk down the street in Brasília, I see my friend Gilson. We haven’t always been friends. I avoided him at first because he was living on the sidewalk and was kind of smelly. One day he motioned for me to come over and asked me my name. […]

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More than Words

by Libni Gasca A new period has begun at the home for girls in Bogota. After much work and financial investment to obtain governmental permission in compliance with Colombian law, we were finally able to begin again. This year we have received eight girls and we still have room for eight more. Each of those […]

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God @ Work

How do you see God at work in your world area? What God-sized dream do you have of the Free Methodist Church being a part of what He is doing? FMWM world area leaders were recently asked these two questions. Read their answers below. Africa Mike Reynen, Africa Area Director In a geographical way, we are […]

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Pictorial Highlights of FMWM at General Conference 2015

Click here for pictorial highlights of the Missionary Summit, July 10 Click here for pictorial highlights of the FMWM Exhibit Space   Photos courtesy of Larry Winckles

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Introducing: Free Methodist World Missions Pulse

The Free Methodist Church is pleased to announce Free Methodist World Missions Pulse as the new name for the quarterly missions magazine formerly known as Free Methodist World Mission People. Although there sometimes has been comic confusion over the years with another magazine called People that never seemed in itself to require a name change. […]

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New Missionaries Appointed

Free Methodist World Missions is pleased to welcome two couples recently appointed as extended-term missionaries. Darin and Jill Land have been appointed as career missionaries to Asia, based in the Philippines. Darin will serve as Asia Regional Assistant with a focus on leadership development. Once Darin and Jill have secured adequate partnership for their Missionary Support Account, […]

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The Loop is Closed

The school is dedicated to the poor and untouchable youth of India. Its aim is to prepare young leaders, who normally could not afford higher education, to be educators. The school is the McKenna School of Education, a part of Immanuel University in Hyderabad, India. India has a huge market for teachers, and Christian teachers […]

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A Job Well Done

Foreword by Júlia Tóth, Budapest Ministry Team  What a joy to give and to receive! We were blessed both ways during the intense time of the one-week construction project. But before construction, destruction had to happen in our building that was built in 1897! This is a special building: it serves both as the Ministry Center […]

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Our Mission: Cross Cultural Witness in a Global World

This article is one of three written by Delia Nüesch-Olver focusing on our mission. Click here to read “Our Mission: Reach the City” Click here to read “Our Mission: Witnessing Together” by Delia Nüesch-Olver To fully participate in God’s plan and advance the Great Commission, we need to reach the vast, growing, and influential cities […]

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Freedom Summit July 10-11, 2015

Human trafficking is a symptom of a much bigger problem: our communities are broken. Therefore, while we must serve with compassion at the margins, we also need to work to re-create community. The Freedom Summit is a gathering that focuses on community, hope and healing – not action, but community-based action. An engaged discipleship. Join […]

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Transformed Life: Philippines

by Christine Sauder 2 Timothy 4:1b-2a, “I give you this charge: Preach the word; be prepared in season …” Eden Collantes, now 18 years old, is the youngest of nine children. She grew up in a neighborhood called Smokey Mountain Village in Butuan City, Philippines. One might picture Smokey Mountain Village to be a beautiful […]

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Overcoming Poverty and War

by Dr. Norman Wetterau Affiliate Partner: CAHO In the early 1960s, Free Methodist missionaries were invited to help the fledgling FMC in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) establish schools and medical work. In the past 40 years, Nundu Deaconess Hospital, several other small hospitals and more than 30 outlying clinics have provided medical services […]

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Moon-Shot Thinking in Asia

by Eric Spangler, Asia Area Director A good friend of mine sent me a web link last year to a YouTube video called “Moonshot Thinking.” If you watch it, you might find yourself thinking quite differently with me about ministry. Most companies strategize about how to take their organizations to the next level. Moonshot thinking says, “What can […]

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Generosity in Haiti

by Rick Ireland, Paul Olver and Becky Crouse The Puit Blain Free Methodist Church in the capital city of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, breaks all the stereotypes. This fast-growing congregation recently held 40 days of revival meetings, with services every day, morning and evening. Approximately 600 attendees crowded an unfinished ground level sanctuary with at least 200 more […]

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