117 articles World Missions

Lovell Cary, Mr. World Missions

To have known Lovell and his wife, Ginny, was to know missions inexplicably. They truly sought to win the world during their lifetimes. The couple lived, moved, breathed, thought, and exemplified missions 24-7. A statement was once made that states: “If one is called to be a missionary, do not stoop to be a king.” […]

Emma’s Kids Welcome Citylife Church

Rodger and Saundra Wikelund, along with all residents of their ministry, Emma’s Kids, welcomed a ministry group from citylife church in Tampa this month. Twenty-eight adults and kids from citylife made the trip to Zambia. They brought medical professionals who provided quality health services to members of the community. The team conducted VBS with the […]

Lee University Missions Week Recap

Lee University recently wrapped up Dee Lavender Missions Week, held this year on October 1-5. Each year, Lee partners with Church of God World Missions in raising money and awareness for a specific missions project. This year’s theme, in honor of the university’s centennial year, was Going Home. Funds were raised for the Smoky Mountain […]

Missionary Hero – John Herbert Walker, Jr.

A highly intelligent, yet soft-spoken individual, J. Herbert Walker, Jr. was one of the most memorable directors of World Missions. His calming presence and confidence in its employees made for an effective ministry, both at home and abroad. A native of Cleveland, Tennessee, Herb’s father served as president of BTS and Lee College and as […]