It’s Monday morning at GFA’s U.S. headquarters in Wills Point, Texas, and dozens of men and women—behind-the-scenes missionaries—make their way to their desks after spending time together in prayer. Some are bursting with energy, while others are blearily drinking their coffee. Whether their day will be spent answering phones, fixing computers or printing missionary profiles, they each know the importance of their work: They are bringing the knowledge of Jesus to communities in Asia. A Vital Link GFA’s Mission Support Team is like the narrow funnel in the center of an hourglass. From the top of the glass flows help from the Church worldwide—the result of people partnering to touch lives for Christ; at the bottom of the glass is the field—the millions in Asia who desperately need a relationship with Christ. Behind-the-scenes missionaries in GFA’s Mission Support Team are at the center, a vital link in connecting on-the-ground workers with the prayer and finances critical to ministry.
Bridging the gap between the thousands of national workers and the thousands of supporters around the world isn’t an easy job—but these men and women didn’t join GFA’s Mission Support Team because it would be easy. They joined because they understood the vital role behind-the-scenes missionaries play in bringing Christ’s redemptive love to people in Asia, and they knew God wanted them to spend their days doing just that…
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Learn more about theMission Support Team – the behind-the-scenes missionaries who serve in Gospel for Asia’s administrative offices. Although they serve in offices far from the physical mission field of Asia, their role is vital to the ministry.
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