Missionaries (Page 3)

Jonathan Shepard- Jordan

Brother Jonathan Shepard was born in 1985 in Southeast Missouri. His parents later moved their family to North Alabama where his grandfather pastored. In 1997 his parents felt the call of God to go to the country of Jordan where at age 12 he began learning the Arabic language and culture. In 2005, Brother Jonathan…

David Smith – Missionary Evangelist

David and Donna (Churchill) Smith were married on August 28th, 1971, and launched into pastoral ministry under tutorship of the late, Elder H. M. Howe in December 1973. Soon, thereafter, they moved to central Maine to fill the pastoral role at First Apostolic Church of Brewer. Both of them felt a keen passion for missions,…

Ryan Thompson – Brazil

Brother Ryan Thompson was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana in a Pentecostal home. Bro. Thompson went to Brazil when his father, an Apostolic pastor, was invited to preach a conference there in 1996. He was eighteen years old. It was that year that he was called to preach. He worked under the leadership of…

Robert Traylor -Russia

Brother Robert Traylor was born February 3, 1971 in Russllville, AK, to Dwight and Linda Traylor, a family with deep Pentecostal roots. He was raised in the apostolic faith during his early childhood; however, tragic events caused his family to lose faith and backslide. But God had a plan, and he called Bro Traylor out…

Ryan Wardwell – Egypt

Brother Ryan Wardwell was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and grew up in a Home Missions work in Carmel, IN. As a preacher’s kid in a multicultural church with a mixture of Egyptians, Hispanics and other nationalities, his love for all cultures was birthed. In 1993 while home alone, the Lord brought Brother Wardwell to his…