Missionary Hero – JF Rowlands

The story of Missionary J.F. Rowlands is one of the most extraordinary in World Missions history. A remarkable man, J.F. as a young minister felt God’s call to reach the Indian people in South Africa. Unlike those who might have given up in frustration, his first six years were spent preaching without a single convert. […]

Missionary Heroes – Charles and Carrie Furman

Charles Furman was trained at the Missionary Training Institute in Nyack, New York. In 1916, he arrived in Guatemala, Central America, to work under the umbrella of the Pennsylvania United Free Missionary Society. Furman married Carrie Smith in 1919, an evangelist in her own right. The Furmans returned to Guatemala under the Primitive Methodists in […]

Paul C. Pitt – The Missionary We Never Knew

Paul C. Pitt’s mission was one of behind-the-scenes—he was never really seen because of his unique circumstances. Paul was born in Germany in 1882, but lived in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada from an early age and was raised as a strict Catholic. Upon being healed of a serious heart condition and a debilitated foot in […]