USA, West Virginia, Charleston
John David Thacker has a vision is to plant churches that can be witnesses to the Kingdom of God in a post-Christian society, beginning in Charleston, W.Va. He envisions a network of small groups meeting regularly for worship, prayer, fellowship, study, discipling new followers of Jesus, and missional service in the community.
USA, Virginia, Harrisonburg
Mike and Risha Metzler are church planters establishing a new Anabaptist congregation in Harrisonburg called Mosaic of Grace Church. This new church plant relates to Eastside Church as a sister church and is in the process of pursuing congregation in formation status with Harrisonburg District of Virginia Mennonite Conference.
Asia, Northeast districts
Work with youth and families to promote discipleship in rural Northeast Thailand. First generation believers have broken free from many types of bondage, but the challenge facing them now is to raise up the next generations to carry forward the gospel witness as the next generation of Kingdom leaders.
This assignment requires a readiness to serve multiple terms, beginning with an initial 3 to 4 year term focused on studying language and culture.
Asia, (City withheld)
Join a team of people who bring maturity and passion for Jesus to a successful business that is opening doorways for impact. A (B4T) water filter factory has been in operation now for ten years, and gospel witness has flourished both among the factory staff, and through the witness of sales representatives with customers in the region.
USA, North Carolina, Winston Salem
Juan José and his wife Cecilia hope to partner with North Carolina districts and congregations of Virginia Mennonite Conference in order to plant a new Spanish-speaking congregation in Winston Salem, N.C.
USA, Virginia, Waynesboro
Armando and Veronica are planting a new Spanish-speaking church in the city of Waynesboro, Va. Armando will continue to pastor at Enciende una Luz while they start this new church.
This family lives in a major city in western Asia, bringing expertise and experience in “business as mission” into several arenas of engagement. They are Associated Workers of VMMissions.
Europe, Albania, Lezhë
Dan and Mary serve in Lezhë with other VMMissions teammates, plugging back into a language and culture where they served from 2001-2005. They are building relationships and making disciples through evangelism and leadership development.
USA, West Virginia, Kimball
Lee and Peg Martin are serving with Mennonite Central Committee as SWAP (Sharing with Appalachian People) location coordinators in McDowell County, West Virginia, as Associated Workers with VMMissions.
USA, Virginia, Harrisonburg
Jason leads Christian services, offers pastoral care for inmates and coordinates visiting ministries. His chaplaincy work also includes advocating with churches for jail ministries and developing the needed resources for inmates, ex-offenders and their families.