Connect with Global Workers and Partners

You can support and build relationship with women and men serving cross-culturally. Whether from Canada, or elsewhere, we support these workers and partners in Jesus' mission. Near or far, you can make a difference.

Host Global Workers and Partners in Canada

Showing hospitality is an incredible way to bless others. When Global Workers and Partners are among us, you can have an amazing impact through opening your home, helping with logistics, transportation and the like.
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World Partners Cares

Global Workers from EMCC churches receive resources, investment and care from World Partners, so they can participate effectively in Jesus' mission. Learn More.

Strengthen Your Participation

Global Workers (or Missionaries) develop and maintain their own support networks, but World Partners is here for advise, tools, and ideas to strengthen those relationships. 

Read more in our Charter Agreement Template.

Angola

Ritchie, Peter & Areni SIM Canada
Peter helps with training local volunteers to teach literacy in local churches and  digitizing TEE material. Areni cares for the bookkeeping of SIM Angola.

Burkina Faso

Morris, Pamela Wycliffe Bible Translators
Pamela provides oversight to the linguistics department for West Africa, maintaining a list of the linguistic needs across four countries and providing support to the translation teams.

Canada

Azarm, Najib & Torpekia Operation Mobilization
For many years, Najib and Torpekai have been involved in radio programs reaching Central Asia all over the world.
Benson, Ken & Carolyn Preparing and Debriefing Workers through MissionPREP
Ken and Carolyn Benson have been mission workers with World Partners since 1998, and are presently serving many groups in the "Mission-sending and care" community, through MissionPREP.
Bragg, Stan & Sally Saugeen First Nations Workers

The Braggs have worked among the Saugeen Shores First Nation since 2006. They provide support for children, youth and families, and walk well with First Nations leaders who follow Jesus.

Carleton, Neil & Val Wycliffe BIble Translators
Neil and Val have been Wycliffe workers since 1982/83 and spend much of their time connecting virtually with team members around the world.
Chaimiti, Lucy Executive Director of Adam House
Lucy Chaimiti has been ministering to refugees at Adam House since 2002, offering a warm welcome to refugee claimants.
Dilts, Rob & Sharlene Algonquin First Nations Workers
Rob and Sharlene are travelling alongside Indigenous Peoples and building paths with communities and our Creator, Jesus Christ. They have served since 2012.
dos Santos, Susan Power to Change
Power to Change hosts many short-term mission (STM) teams each year. Susan oversees all that is needed for a well-organized ministry opportunity.
Elliott, Keith & Ruth Ann Global Partner Developers, Latin America and Caribbean
The Elliotts help the EMCC develop reciprocal relationships with partner denominations in Latin America and the Caribbean. They have served since 1979.
Fjeldstrom, Larry Wycliffe Bible Translators; OneBook
Larry is Donor Relations Co-ordinator and Graphic Designer for OneBook.
Gagnon-Tremblay, Jerome and Catherine Community Development and Mentoring
Jérôme and Catherine have been together 10 years, and met at Café la Mosaïque. They love to build community and help people to discover and follow Jesus. They have the privilege of having 2 daughters, Jeanne, born in 2016, who is really creative., and Anaïs, born in 2019, who loves people and food. They are anticipating the arrival of a third child in 2021.


Gamble, Eldon & Ruth Christar
Eldon and Ruth seek to create community and foster spiritual conversations with Muslims, Hindus, and Buddhists in North America.
Gibbins, Matthew The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada
Matthew is the EFC's Network Catalyst and also Executive Director of the EFC Global Mission Roundtable. Together, Matthew and his wife, Rachel, are invested in the MoveIn Network.
Gingras, Donald & Lorraine Disciple-Making: Quebec
The Gingras play a support role to local churches in Quebec for disciple-making, counseling and speaking on the ministry of Reconciliation.
Hilson, Daniel & Christy Missionary Gospel Fellowship, USA
The Hilsons are engaged in ministry reaching and discipling Sikhs, Hindus, Muslims and Buddhists in Surrey, BC.
Humphreys, Shaun & Melanie Ethnos Canada
Shaun is co-director of Indigenous Ministries in Canada for Ethnos, working to establish thriving churches among the Indigenous peoples in Canada.
McIlroy, Marilyn Health & Community Development
Marilyn serves in the capacity of Project Manager, Health & Community Development for EMCC. She's been serving since 2003.
Peacock, Wes & Katie Wycliffe Bible Translators
Wes & Katie also provide advice on Bible translation and language documentation issues for the Nkonya Bible, as well as prepare the Scriptures for publication.
Platz, Ben & Christa SIM Canada, nightlight Canada
Ben is Executive Director of nightlight Canada, a ministry of building relationships with poor, lonely and marginalized people, creating safe, hospitable settings for friendships to flourish.
Rodges, Dave & Deb Ethnos Canada
Dave & Deb serve at the Ethnos Canada centre.
Royer, Kent & Brenda Wycliffe Bible Translators
Kent and Brenda have served with Wycliffe Canada for 25 years in various roles. Currently, Brenda is serving in a Member Care Personnel role and Kent is serving the Risk and Safety assessment department.
Schmitt, Marilyn Wycliffe Bible Translators
As Applications and Internships Team Leader, Marilyn helps Wycliffe send the right people to the right place at the right time.
Sherman, Jerry & Carol Embassy Connections Canada
Jerry & Carol are serving with Embassy Canada Connections, which is a ministry of evangelism and discipleship with Members of Parliament, Senators, foreign ambassadors and business executives.
Sloss, David Baraka International Ministries
David teaches at annual pastors' conferences, and support's an orphanage development in Uganda.
Somers, Ruth WEC International
Ruth serves as Mission Host at the WEC Hamilton headquarters.
Stanley, Jono & Rachel SIM Canada
Jono & Rachel are building relationships with the South Sudanese community in the Toronto area while helping part time at the SIM office.

Cyprus

Nobre, Gabi
Working in Cyprus with the Evangelical Fellowship of International Students, Gabi helps university students find the good news conveyed by the Bible.

Ethiopia

Ethiopia Kale Heywet Church
Ethiopia Kale Heywet Church, and their Development Commission, have been in partnership with EMCC for 20 years. Living out the integral mission of Jesus (both evangelism and social responsibility), they have a deep commitment to holistic outcomes for individuals and communities.

Ghana

Oleniuk, Robbie & Heather SIM Canada

The Oleniuks are learning the heart language and cultural worldview of the Sisaala people in order to form deep discipling relationships.

 

Haiti

Philogene, Herlynda Global Partner, rep. of AEM, Haiti
Herlynda is our Global Partner, the Representative of our partner denomination, L'association des Eglises Missionaires (AEM). She coordinates the efforts of the denomination bringing transformation to their communities in Jesus' name.

Hungary

Snyder, Dan & Janet Greater Europe Mission, SHARE Education Services
Dan & Janet are directors of SHARE Education Services, under the banner of Greater Europe Mission.

Italy

Brown, Raney Crossworld
Raney supports the leadership of a local church in discipling and training followers of Jesus to themselves be disciple-makers.

Kenya

Kinyanjui, Charles President, New Fishers of Men Ministries (EMCC Partner Denomination)
Pastor Charles Kinyanjui began New Fishers of Men Ministries in Kenya in 2005, with a handful of people. Together, they live lives of blessing and inspire people to follow Jesus and love their neighbours.

Madagascar

Kariuki, Alex & Rachel Abba's Home Ministries
Alex & Rachel are founders of Abba's Home Ministries, working in Madagascar with the aim of spreading the good news of Jesus and working with children.

Malawi

Chikopa, James President, Everlasting Life Ministries, Malawi
James Chikopa is married to Maggie and father to 5 kids. He is a disciple-maker, Pastor and the President of Everlasting Life Ministries, a "World Partners International" Member Church, who together desire to bring transformation to their country.

Mexico

Chapple, Dan & Anne-Marie Pastoral Training, Mexico
Dan & Anne-Marie provide oversight for and leadership to the pastoral training of pastors for our Mexican partner denominations.They have served since 2004.
English, Phil & Carolyn Leadership Training, Mexico

Phil and Carolyn support the training and mentoring of pastoral leaders in
Mexico, and build community with Mexicans. They have served since 2015.

Neufeld, Greg & Shelli Evangelical Free Church of Canada Mission (EFCCM)
Greg & Shelli are active in children's ministry, presenting workshops on creative tools for engaging children and writing ministry material in Spanish.

Nepal

Rokka, Tej President, SARA Ministries (EMCC Partner Denomination)
Tej gives leadership to this movement in Nepal. From 4 members in 1997, to hundreds of followers of Jesus in churches across the country, Tej models a movement built on prayer, inviting people to know and follow Jesus, and loving their neighbours.

Nigeria

Dettweiler, Steve & Sonia Wycliffe Bible Translators
Steve and Sonia have been serving in Nigeria since 1991, equipping Nigerians to be engaged in Bible translation and language development.
Pridham, Cheryl SIM Canada
At the ECWA Widows' School, Cheryl is involved in adult education, and Biblical literacy.
Pridham, Donna SIM Canada
At the ECWA Widows' Training School, Donna teaches vocational classes such as sewing, knitting, cooking, and is involved in Biblical literacy.
Reaume, John & Wendy Power to Change
John serves as Vice Principal of Development at the Africa Centre for Theological Studies. Wendy is involved in discipleship with girls through a program she designed called Grace Girls.

Romania

Dobre, Teodora Coordinator of the Heroes/360 Program in Craiova
Helping volunteers and teens grow in their sense of worth, and providing a context for building relationships with mature and principled people who support them on their journey through adolescence.

Reid, Dorothy Training Leaders and Children's Workers, Romania
Dorothy is mentoring and discipling Romanian children's ministry workers, serving widows, and multiplying workers. She has been serving since 2003.
Weppler, Kevin & Michelle Greater Europe Mission
Kevin and Michelle are deeply invested in building relationships and seeking to bring positive change to their community.

South Africa

Inundo Development South Africa
Inundo is all about assisting and supporting the leaders from across the African continent in living and proclaiming Jesus' good news for the flourishing of land, people, and communities.
Rehoboth Children's Village, South Africa South Africa
Rehoboth believes that orphaned children, affected or infected with HIV or AIDS, deserve a home and a future.
Wiens, Dan & Kerry Community Development: South Africa
The Wiens train and mentor leaders throughout Africa in the Farming God’s Way tool as well as lead the Inundo Development Model Farm. They have served since 2009.

Spain

Morris, Karen WEC International
Karen is involved in a ministry to at-risk children and teens and their families in partnership with a local church.

Thailand

Friesen, Derryl & Karen Wycliffe Bible Translators
Derryl & Karen serve as field partner liaisons for the Southeast Asia focus region - supporting Bible translations and literacy development teams, providing member care for Canadians in SE Asia, and mobilizing new workers.
Mayer, Oliver & Deborah OMF International
The Mayers are involved in church planting and discipleship among the Karen minority group in Northern Thailand

Ukraine

Bible, Abraham & Diane The Maranatha Evangelistic Association (Canada)
Abe and Diane focus on training and advising leaders in a partnering Ukrainian Church, offering Workshops like "NLFM Master Class" and assistance in their mission.

USA

Fuller, Sarah World Partners USA
Sarah serves at the Los Angeles Catholic Worker soup kitchen and hospitality house.
Huff, Beverly Child Evangelism Fellowship
Bev is the CEF Regional Education Director, overseeing all the educational needs for 26 Caribbean countries.
Volkman, Gordon & Lee Anne Athletes in Action, with Power to Change
Athletes in Action provides Gordon multiple outlets to disciple. He is training leaders in Brazil, Netherlands, Lebanon, Bulgaria, and beyond in church sports ministry.