Interview with Archbishop Justin
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby was interviewed by Faith2Share member Church Mission Society member Church Mission... Read More >>>
Every church that does not do mission must close
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Doctors’ strike in Kenya ended through church arbitration
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Gift of Life Empowers Kurdish Christians
Working against a backdrop of civil unrest and religious persecution, a team of Bible translators has completed the first ever... Read More >>>
Mark is the International Director of Faith2Share. With a background in theoretical physics and degrees in theology Mark was ordained into the Anglican ministry serving in local church leadership and in mental health care before moving into leadership with CMS. He served as a director of CMS for 20 years, ten of which were spent developing new missional collaboration with largely Orthodox communities in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. As Assistant General Secretary of CMS he led the ‘decentralisation’ process which resulted in the birthing of CMS Africa and AsiaCMS. Mark also serves on the boards of a number of other charities and initiatives, writes for mission journals, and is an active member of the ministry team in his home church in Oxford, UK.
Anton is the Associate International Director of Faith2Share. He was born and raised in Russia during the Communist times but now he lives and works in Oxford, UK serving as Associate International Director of the Faith2Share network enabling African, Asian and Latin American Christians to serve in mission alongside Christians from the Global North. The expanding Faith2Share network has 30+ agencies who together support over 5,000 mission workers globally. Coming from the Russian Orthodox tradition, Anton has a passion for emerging mission movements and promoting dialogue and collaboration between different Christian traditions. In his spare time Anton enjoys providing hospitality to friends from all over the world and learning new languages.
Angus is the Faith2Share Funding and Communications Officer. Before starting at F2S, Angus served as Marketing Manager for an international charity. He has a love for languages and lived in Turkey for ten years where he taught English as a foreign language and took part in the ministry of the church. On his return from Turkey, Angus had the wonderful privilege of studying for a Master's in Applied Theology which provides the basis for his work in communications. In his free time, Angus likes to play squash and go for walks - though his wife sometimes manages to drag him kicking and screaming to dance classes!
Nicki is the Office Administrator of Faith2Share. She has been volunteering with Faith2Share since the summer of 2012. Prior to coming to Oxford she was church administrator for a large church in North London. She has always had an interest in world mission as well as being involved in local mission groups.
Timothy is the Africa Coordinator of Faith2Share. Originally from Rwanda, Timothy works in Kenya as a missionary serving with Church Army Africa (CAA). He joined CAA in 1997, doing a higher diploma in theology, which later led to a degree in Biblical and Intercultural Studies from All Nations Christian College (ANCC) in the UK. Since 2002 he served with FOCUS, a university and college student ministry, before moving to CAA where he is currently the Director of Missions and Communications. Timothy received an MA in Missions from ANCC in 2015 (specialising in global civilisation). His is seconded from CAA to Faith2Share for one day a week. Timothy lives in Nairobi with his wife Rachel. They have four children and one adopted child who had been an orphan.
Vijay is the Asia Coordinator of Faith2Share. After his graduation in theology he joined the Friends Missionary Prayer Band (FMPB) as a missionary in 1991. He is an ordained minister in the Church of North India and currently serves in the corporate office of FMPB as Head of Administration. He is seconded to Faith2Share by FMPB for one day a week. “The role gives me the opportunity to collaborate with mission partners, understand emerging missions and promote the need of discipleship.” Vijay lives in Chennai with his wife, Selvi, and their daughter Lemuela Saatchi.