ANN serves as Global Consultant for ministry “From Everywhere to Everyone” to build capacity in contextualized theological education, servant leadership, cross-cultural skills development, church-based holistic community transformation and work with refugees. BRUCE serves as Global Consultant for Holistic Community and Economic Development to promote faith-based social entrepreneurship, servant leadership, cross cultural skills development, and church-based holistic community transformation. They work alongside a wide range of Baptist partners including those in Brazil, Cambodia, Indonesia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, and others. Ann and Bruce have also served in the Philippines, the U.S. and Brazil since 1987.
Our home church here in Aotearoa New Zealand just presented Ann with this beautiful pounamu pikorua (jade twist). It is
God’s mission hasn’t changed, it has just taken on a new
God is doing new things! Assumptions and traditions that we took for granted in our faith lives — maybe considered
God’s words of comfort and reassurance spoken through the prophet Isaiah in Chapter 43 take on new meaning in these
The jarring emergency alert siren sounded on all our phones simultaneously just as we were clearing the table from a