Sue Hegarty serves in Costa Rica, with the Baptist Federation and with the Pastoral Care for Women ministry.
teaches seminary courses for training pastors with the Costa Rican
Baptist Federation in San José, as well as serving as liaison with
American Baptist mission teams.
Sue also teaches in the leadership
development program for the inter-denominational ministry of Pastoral
Care for Women. Although the office is in San José, courses are given
in locations all around the country. Sue assists this ministry as they
update their course contents as well as their publications. This
ministry seeks to give Christian hope to women in a male-dominated
culture by teaching them of God´s love for them, which then empowers
them as they seek to reach their potential as women of faith.
Sue served for twelve years in Cuba where she taught at the Baptist
Theological Seminary in Santiago de Cuba and directed an editorial group
responsible for writing and publishing Bible study materials for all
age groups for the Eastern Cuba Baptist Convention. Prior to that she
worked for five years in Nicaragua as the Christian Education Promoter
for the Baptist Convention, where she and a team of national leaders led
teacher training workshops and published Sunday School curriculum.