VOCATIONAL MISSIONS SERVICE


  • Caitlin Kerr

    alliance international worker

    Phnom Penh, Cambodia

    Caitlin has grown up at Lancaster Alliance Church and during her middle school years felt God's calling to serve in international missions. She is a  graduate of Nyack College and in January 2016 began serving a two year apprenticeship with the C&MA in Stung Treng, Cambodia. In 2017 she moved to Phnom Penh, where she continues with study of Khmer language, teaching English classes, and leading Bible studies for Cambodian youth and building relationships to win others to Christ. Upon completion of her two year apprenticeship and continuing education requirements, Caitlin will be eligible, by late 2018, to apply as a full time international worker supported by the Great Commission Fund of the Alliance.  

  • ANA

    ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL WORKER

    NORTH & CENTRAL ASIA

    Ana, a native of Lancaster County, attended Pensacola Christian University. She has served with the staff of Envision in Colorado Springs and at Alliance Redwoods Camp in California as an outdoor instructor. Following two years as a Spanish teacher at Lititz Christian School, she was commissioned as an International Worker to North and Central Asia in 2017. Ana will join a team already in place in a creative access country, studying the local language, teaching English and building relationships with young adults, with the goal of engaging them as Christ followers.


     

  • KELLY

    ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL WORKER

    INDONESIA

    Kelly has grown up at Lancaster Alliance Church where she developed a love for missions through our annual Global Impact Festival. In 2017, she traveled to Germany where she spent six months serving with Alliance workers ministering to Syrian refugees in Berlin. During that time she was invited to consider a full time position using her accounting skills in Indonesia. Kelly departed for a four year term with the Alliance in Indonesia in July of 2018, and is engaged in language study and cultural adaptation, before beginning her vocational role in early 2019.  


  • MIKE & LYN HOLDEN

    BANGKOK, THAILAND

    Mike and Lyn Holden, with children Samuel and Kate, serve as middle and high school teachers at the International Community School in Bangkok, Thailand.

  • DR. LEROY & CAROL JOHNSTON (RETIRED)

    ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL CARE MINISTRIES

    Roy and Carol have served with the C&MA as missionaries to Thailand and Ecuador. Roy has also served at the Alliance Headquarters as Director for Missionary Candidates. The Johnstons provided counseling, care, and support for Alliance missionaries in many parts of the world through, local, on site, and internet counseling, as well as participating in conferences and field forums. They are self supported and serve by invitation of other mission organizations.

  • Alex & Sallie Turoczi

    (retired)

    Trans World Radio

    Alex and Sallie Turoczi served for 42 years with Trans World Radio. They currently reside in New Holland and limited travel promoting the ministry of TWR. Sallie teaches Bible studies and speaks at women's conferences and Alex gives leadership to the Ethnic America Network.

  • Dr. Martin & Jeanette Windle

    BCM International

    Marty serves as president of BCM International based in Lancaster, PA. An internationally recognized author with more than a dozen books in print, Jeanette is editor of BCM World, BCM's new magazine, and continues to work with developing Christian writers around the world. Both travel extensively and between them have ministered in more than 30 countries.


    Bible Central Ministries International (founded originally in 1936 as the Bible Club Movement) is a global non-denominational ministry dedicated to reaching children and developing churches worldwide. BCM has more than 780 missionaries and   thousands of volunteers serving in over 50 countries across five continents.

  • Jamie & Amanda

    Middle East

    Jamie and Amanda are facilitating reproducing groups studying God's word as a way to see movements of people coming to know Jesus. They are working among multiple people groups, including refugees and IDP's from within and surrounding areas. 

  • Bob & Sharon Cook

    Empower Hope

    Bob and Sharon Cook, long time members of LAC, are the   founders of Empower Hope, with the vision of "A Face for the   Invisible" in Kenya, East Africa. Their unique mission is to equip one generation to empower the next by giving them a hand up, not a hand out. Through training indigenous leaders to   empower vulnerable children and young adults, they are   helping to break the cycle of poverty and creating a new path   of purpose for many young people in Kenya. The Cooks make several trips a year to Kenya to support and encourage the Kenyan team carrying out their mission. To learn more go to www.empowerhope.org or talk to the Cooks!

VOLUNTEER MISSIONS SERVICE

COMING IN 2019

WOL Hungary Team | June 22 through July 1, 2019

LAC Team to Green Mountains in early July


For more information, contact Dot Milliken at dotmilliken@comcast.net

2018 MISSIONS TRIPS


  • SHORT TERM TEAM TO WORD OF LIFE HUNGARY - JUNE 2018

    Lancaster Alliance Church, in partnership with Word of Life, sent the first of two teams to Toalmas, Hungary in the summer of 2018. The June team assisted with baseball and English camps. Both teams interacted with resident campers as they heard the gospel and shared  the love of Christ. For more information on this trip, please contact Bill Heffner at billh@tesincpa.com.

  • SHORT TERM TEAM TO WORD OF LIFE HUNGARY - JULY 2018

    Lancaster Alliance Church, in partnership with Word of Life sent a second team to Toalmas, Hungary in the summer of 2018. The July team assisted with volleyball and English camps. Both teams interacted with resident campers as they  heard the gospel and shared  the love of Christ. For more information on this trip, please contact John Connell, II at jconnell76@gmail.com

  • Uth group to puerto rico

    July 28 - August 4, 2018

    After being hit hard by a hurricane last year, the Puerto Rican district of the Christian and Missionary Alliance has called upon CMA churches to help with disaster relief. The teenagers of Lancaster Alliance Church are responding to that call by serving in Puerto Rico this summer. A team of 18 high school students will travel to the island in late July to serve however needed in the city of Manati. Please pray for the power of God to work in and through our teenagers this summer!


    From Rev. Jason Snyder, Pastor for Student Ministries in response to the Uth Auction held on March 17, 2018.

    Thank you to all who were involved with our LAC UTH Dinner Auction! Every year our church family comes together to support our teens, raise thousands of dollars for missions, and have an all-around good time. This year was no different. Thank you again to all who prayed, served, donated, and bid to make this a beautiful night!


    Check out this video from our time serving the people of Puerto Rico.