Mission Co-Workers

E052069-Guatemala Presbyterian Women Program Facilitator

Gifts to this account will be used to defray the direct and indirect costs of travel and operating expenses for the work of the facilitator for Presbyterian Women’s Program in Guatemala to help implement agreed upon programs with partner churches and institutions, supporting PC(USA) congregations, presbyteries, and Presbyterian Women in mission involvement with the Presbyterian… Read more »

E200491 Regional Liaison for East Asia

After more than 20 years of mission service in South Korea and Taiwan, Choon and Yen Hee Lim were named regional liaisons for East Asia in 2012. Choon works with global partners in South Korea, North Korea, China, Japan, and Taiwan. He is the chief relational bridge connecting these global partners with the PC(USA). Yen… Read more »

E200389 – Advisors for Health Ministries

PC(USA) mission co-workers Les and Cindy Morgan help churches reach out in the name of the Christ through ministries of health and healing among some of the poorest people in the world. They help strengthen congregation-based outreach to the sick, assist in planning and implementing community health programs addressing the root causes of disease, and… Read more »

E200351 – HIV/AIDS Consultant, Southern Africa

Janet Guyer, who has been under mission appointment since 1989, serves as the regional facilitator for Women and Children’s Interests. Her ministry focuses on Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Ethiopia. She accompanies African partners as they strive to address the marginalization of women and children in their communities. Janet assists with strategic planning, works with women… Read more »

E200425 – Professor Of Biblical Studies, Colombia

César Carhuachín teaches biblical studies to future clergy in the School of Theology at the Reformed University of Colombia. His students will serve the Presbyterian Church of Colombia and other Protestant churches in the country. He prepares students to bear witness to Christ’s good news in a context where people face “a lack of equal… Read more »

E200376 – Regional Liaison For The Caribbean

As regional liaison, Jo Ella Holman cultivates and nurtures the PC(USA)’s relationship with mission partners in Cuba, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands and with other church partners in the Caribbean through CANACOM, the Caribbean and North American Council for Mission. In addition, she is a resource to other mission co-workers serving… Read more »

E200373 – Professor Of Church History, Mission, & Religion

Karla Koll is professor of history, mission, and religions at the Latin American Biblical University (UBL), a PC(USA) mission partner that has been training church leaders throughout Latin America for over 90 years. “I have the joy of guiding women and men into deeper understandings of their faith in Christ, as my colleagues and I… Read more »

E200483 – Intercultural Encounters Facilitator

Leslie Vogel is working as facilitator for the Intercultural Encounters program of the Protestant Center for Pastoral Studies in Central America (CEDEPCA). She helps CEDEPCA provide people from the US with immersion opportunities in which they work alongside Guatemalans and experience everyday life in the country. It’s a position that draws on her passion to… Read more »

E200530 – Delegations and Partnership Coordinators, Peru

Sara Armstrong and Rusty Emondson serve alongside the Peruvian Protestant Church as delegations and partnership coordinators. They serve with Peruvian leaders and mission groups in the U.S. to develop long-term partnerships. When delegations visit, they help partners envision and plan common goals and provide logistics and translation. Sara and Rusty enjoy building cultural bridges in… Read more »