Thom and Sherry serve as Missionaries with the Free Methodist Church USA. Their mission is a faith-based, self-supporting ministry through prayer and financial partnership with churches, organizations, groups, and family/individuals.
They work in leadership development and discipleship ministries in East Africa.
DID YOU KNOW?
- According to Africa Leadership and Equipping Church Leaders – East Africa, 90-95% of all African Church leaders have no (or very little) formal pastoral training.
- In an article by Ramesh Richard entitled Training of Pastors, Richard’s states the are 2.2 million ministers in the world (some estimates more) with only 5% of them have been trained for pastoral ministry. This leaves approximately 2 million pastoral leaders who need immediate strengthening for their pastoral ministry.