Larry and Katie Winckles

Larry and Katie


Larry is leader of the Budapest church plant, investing much time in mentoring new leaders in personal discipleship. He also serves as the Europe Area Administrator, helping to resource and equip the developing FM ministries on continental Europe. Katie serves on the leadership team of the Budapest church plant, facilitates women’s ministry programs and oversees a weekly English class at the Family Help Center in Budapest’s 11th District.

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Pray for:

discernment in helping the Hungarian leaders set the future direction of the Budapest church and Set Free Movement network

new leaders to be raised up in Győr and Budapest fellowships

new doors to open in Budapest and Győr for outreach and making disciples

wisdom in dividing time between local church and Europe-wide concerns

the ability to maintain close family connections with their grown sons, daughter-in-law, grandchildren and with extended family

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Larry: January 7

Katie: January 26


December: 9

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Winckles Family Update


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