The Lord blessed me with a strong Christian background in which He grew a fervent love of learning. In all fields of study--Bible, literature, science, history, really everything--I was delighted to find how each showed me more about my awesome God.
...let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth. 1 John 3:18. How humbling to have the opportunity to truly serve in action as SIM missionaries!
Bitter like life. Bittersweet like love. Mild like death. This is the Nigerie...read more
We are called to serve Christ in Liberia, West Africa. SIM USA has appointed us as Church Ministries Coordinator for Liberia. Married since 2001, God has blessed us with seven awesome children, two boys, five girls aged twelve and younger.
We are from Colorado, where we have lived for the last 22 years. Ken was raised on a dairy farm in southern Michigan and Julie grew up in a nearby rural community. We met in high school, and dated for several years after high school. Julie attended Wes...read more
Stuart and I are part of the Lomwe Bible Translation team, working together to produce the whole Bible in the Lomwe language, which is spoken by 1.5 million people in northern Mozambique.
Pray for us in the Lomwe Bible translation and for coac...read more
Raised as missionary kids, both of us developed a passion for missions from our early years. While each of us began individually preparing to live as missionaries, God brought us together and gave us a shared vision to serve Him overseas. As we followed H...read more
Corey and Katie were called individually to missions in their teens, later met at Wheaton College and were married in 1998. They went to Senegal in 2000 and have been there since, ministering to the Wolof people. They have three young daughters who love ...read more
Danny and April originally met in college. Five years later, The Lord brought them together and they were married in 1992. Danny was in the IT industry for 15 years, at which time he was laid off. During the following 2 years, the Lord lead him into Yo...read more
Brian was a newspaper reporter for about eight years and an English teacher for another eight. Tracy is a physician assistant who most recently worked at an emergency room. We have two children, Karen, 10, and Billy, 8. We have been on short-term missi...read more
We previously worked as rural family physicians in Eastern Oregon as adjunct faculty through Oregon Health Sciences University. Our 3 children are Isaac, Zerihun and Titaya. We have both long desired to serve the underserved in Africa. Through the adop...read more
Both Jules and Marie Josée grew up in the capital of Rwanda; Kigali in families of nominal Christians.
Jules was trying to be active in church from childhood, but committed his heart to Christ in his twenties. Just few days after his conversion, he ...read more
Both Jeff and Stacey felt called as youth to minister in Latin America. They both come from solid, Christian families.
Jeff finished his MDiv degree in 2001 (Denver Seminary), and his ThM degree in 2011 (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School). He is c...read more
Joseph studied engineering at Messiah College, interned at ECHO learning how to use technologies appropriate to the smallholder farmer, and worked for Case New Holland designing hydraulic systems for commercial agricultural equipment. He first felt a call...read more
Tyler was raised on a farm in Alberta, Canada while Jessica grew up mostly in Montana. Before meeting as teachers at a school for missionary kids in West Africa, God used college study abroad programs to plant the desire for overseas ministry within each...read more
Stephen is a graduate of Medical Laboratory Technology course from Nigeria,with his training in the field of Medical Laboratory Science from FCVMLT,NVRI VOM, Jos.He has worked in this profession for 3 years period of service until he was convicted of Foll...read more
Michael and Lori met as children when their parents were attending the same Bible school in New York State, and later became high school sweethearts. After marrying in 1981, they lived in Texas for 7 years and in Maine for 25 years.
Michael has...read more
Passionate about M* Ministry, Street Boys Ministry, Business as Mission (BAM)and using the Computer and English Language as tools for evangelism in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso since 2009. Currently the project coordinator for SIM BF, along side other minist...read more
We are the Sierra's
My wife and I have been married for 10 years and we have 4 amazing boys. Keagan who is 9, Kael who is 6, Mateo who is 4 and Eleazar who is 1. They are a ball full of energy and always keep us on our toes. They are very excited for...read more
Joe and Mame Starke have been married for 32 years. They have shared a heart for ministry since they met during their university training. Early in their marriage they spent two and half years setting up an operating room in Teshie, Ghana just outside th...read more
We met at a small Bible college in Kansas, and ever since then we've been working together to disciple MK's and supporting missionaries at Bourofaye Christian School in Senegal. Eli was raised in a Christian family; his father is a pastor and he spent sum...read more
David and Nancy sensed God's calling to them to enter missions early in their marriage. God has prepared and equipped them to serve through a variety of life and ministry settings. They joined SIM in 2013 after 14 years of service to orphans and other vu...read more