Mike and Kari entered the mission field in 1997. They have 2 grown children-one in S California and the other in Seattle.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Mike and Kari live downtown in the capital city of Kinshasa with 10-12 million people
- DRC has about 70 million people
- the country is identified as 80% Christian, with about 13% Evangelical
Mission Focus: Children’s ministry
- Have spent most of their missions career in Tanzania primarily doing materials and program development. There was a huge growth of AG churches in Tanzania with over 6,000 currently.
- After determining they had done what they set out to accomplish, they set their sights on DR of the Congo. They spent a year in France learning French, the dominant language. They continue to work on training materials and find schools are a very effective way to reach the unreached people groups.
- Cell: +243 821 133 822
- Sending agency: Assemblies of God World Missions