Missionaries

First Presbyterian Church in Kingsport, TN helps support these PCUSA missionaries & other workers:

South Asia – Drs. Les and Cindy Morgan have worked to strengthen medical clinics in various parts of South Asia.

Click here for more on Les and Cindy’s ministry

Ethiopia – Rev. Michael Weller is the Regional Liaison for the Horn of Africa, and his wife Rachel is an RN. Michael and Rachel were first appointed in 1994 to serve in Ethiopia with the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus (EECMY). Michael has been highly involved in training adults for various positions of leadership within the church, in community development, and in church planting. Rachel is involved in Community Health Evangelism.

Click here for more on Michael and Rachel’s ministry

Guatemala – Rev. Philip and Bacilia Beisswenger help coordinate and plan visits by groups from the U.S., arranging for work projects and the building of covenant relationships between the presbyteries and churches of both countries. Philip also works with Guatemalan Presbyterians to resource extension programs that train indigenous church leaders.

Philip and Bacilia’s blog: The Rooster Crows in Guatemala

Guatemala – Richard and Debbie Welch.  The Welches are working as Education Consultants for indigenous peoples and will be working with the presbyteries of the Evangelical National Guatemalan Presbyterian Church (IENPG).

Richard and Debbie’s Blog: Guatemala Panorama

Click here to read more about our church’s partnership in ministry with the Presbyterian church in Guatemala.