Our Missionaries’ Bios
AL & DIANE MELLINGER
Al & Diane finished as FMC missionaries to Bulgaria in June 2021 and currently are currently Mission Igniter as Economic Missionaries. For more information contact:
PO Box 257 Spring Arbor, MI 49283
Put Mellinger on the Memo line
or online at Al and Diane Mellinger Economic Missionaries
GIDEON & JOY NGOBI
Gideon & Joy have three sons and currently reside in Minnesota. They co-founded the Hope Institute of Uganda, Inc., a not-for-profit ministry, whose vision is changing generations, one life at a time. HIU provides scholarship support to children in Uganda & create jobs for Ugandan artisans, whose items are sold here in the US. They improved health care through short term medical clinics to a local Uganda hospital and have sent medical supplies and equipment since 2008.
REV MANASSEH ARGWINGS MASIZA & REV ROSE KAMONYA MANASSEH
Rev. Manasseh & Rev Rose have five children. They are the overseers of the Light and Life Free Methodist Churches in Uganda and have been serving since 2001. They live in Jinja Town and have planted four churches in three districts. They have approximately 400 adults, 150 youth and 300 children in their congregations. They have built churches, a children’s church & provide water to the community. They are currently putting up a permanent structure for a church just outside of Jinja Town.
MATT & CHRISTINE SAUDER
Matt & Christine serve in Quezon City, Manila, where they are both engaging in intense language study. While studying, they are also preparing for their new ministry, which will be a ministry of hospitality that will reach out to university students, both Filipino and International. Their goal is to reach a few so that they can, in turn, reach many.