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Missionary Profiles

On this page, search for a particular missionary, or read missionary biographies, listed here in alphabetical order.


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Keech, James
Advance #10841Z - James (Jim) Keech is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church serving a Mission Advocate in the denomination’s Southeastern Jurisdictio ...
Jane Kies with Intensive English students on Mt Chiremba
Kies, Jane
#10739Z - Jane Kies teaches Intensive English to students from non-English countries at Africa University in Mutare, Zimbabwe.
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Kies, Larry
#09572Z - Larry Kies is a technical advisor to the Africa University Farm at Mutare, Zimbabwe.
Kim, E.
#3021370 - The Rev. E. Kim is serving as co-director, with his wife, P. Kim, of the United Methodist Mission Center in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Kim, Hong-Duk
#13076Z - The Rev. Hong-Duk Kim is assigned to manage the United Methodist World Mission Office in Seoul, Korea.
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Kim, Jin Y.
The Rev. Dr. Jin Y. Kim is a missionary with the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries serving as the coordinator of Korean Peninsula Dialogue and Peacebuilding of the World Council of C ...
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Kim, P.
#3021369 - P. Kim is serving as co-director of the United Methodist Mission Center in Almaty, Kazakhstan with her husband, the Rev. E. Kim.
Kim, Sun Lae
#11871Z - Serving with the United Methodist Mission in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
Young Seon Kim
Kim, Young Seon
# 3021957 The Rev. Young Seon Kim is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church serving as director of the Next Generation Ministries of the church in Tanz ...
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Kirkscey, Amanda
Amanda Kirkscey is a Global Mission Fellow with the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries, engaged in a two-year term of service. She was commissioned in August 2017.
Kiruki, Sharon
#3022233 - Sharon Kiruki is a Global Mission Fellow of the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries serving for two years as a youth and senior services associate at the Bethany Deaconess F ...
Kitonga, Frederick
Frederick A. KItonga is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church, serving as a lecturer and academic adviser in theology and ministry at the Methodist La ...
Kenneth Koome Nkando
Koome Nkando, Kenneth
#15148Z - Kenneth Koome Nkando is a missionary assigned as the mission financial officer in the East Angola Annual Conference in Africa.
Tresor Selenga Kumugo
Kumugo, Tresor
#3022247 - Tresor Kumugo is a Global Mission Fellow of the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries, serving for two years in outreach ministries with the Gulf Central District of the Flori ...
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Kumwenda, Noel
Noel Kumwenda is a Global Mission Fellow with the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries, engaged in a two-year term of service. He was commissioned in August 2017.
Matthew Laferty, UMC Missionary in Moscow
Laferty, Matthew
#3021378 - The Rev. Matthew A. Laferty is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church serving as pastor of the English Speaking United Methodist Church (ESU ...
Janet Lahr Lewis
Lahr Lewis, Janet
#14183Z - Janet Lahr Lewis is the liason between ecumenical groups, Israel and Palestine.
Kennis Lam
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Mei Yan (Kennis) Lam is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries serving as youth minister of the Okamoto Church in Kobe City, Japan. The appointment is in partnership with the Methodi ...
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Lansana, Sombo
Sombo Lansana is a Global Mission Fellow with the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries, engaged in a two-year term of service. She was commissioned in August 2017.
Hector N Laporta
Laporta Hector
#3022160 - The Rev. Dr. Hector N. Laporta is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church serving on the faculty of the Dr. Gonzalo Báez Camargo Methodist Se ...