Alan van der Woerd and his wife Eileen Barrientos met in 1993 at her church Comunidad PAS (started by LAM Missionaries) in San José, Costa Rica. The following year, they married and moved to Mexico where Alan served for 14 years as a theology professor and church developer.
They moved back to Canada in 2006 where Alan has been the chaplain at the University of Northern British Columbia and has taught religion courses in the Philosophy department. Eileen has been teaching flamenco, working in a health food store, and has been involved with prayer ministry. Their children, Calvin (22), Luke (20), and Eva (17) are proudly bi-cultural with three nationalities!
Alan and Eileen are looking to move back to Costa Rica and serve with ESEPA seminary, where Alan has been accepted on the faculty. With a heart for training church leaders in Latin America, they sense God’s hand on their lives. Alan and Eileen ask you to partner with them in a new mission adventure.
Choose one of the four options below to make your gift:
A monthly, pre-authorized withdrawal from your bank account is the most cost effective donation option. It can easily be set up. There are no bank fees, no need to write a cheque nor to post it!
Please note that after your first gift is processed, your deduction date will be on the 16th of each month.Below is a sample of a cheque to help you find the information needed on your own cheque and fill out the form.
Please make your cheque payable to Latin America Mission and mail it to:
LATIN AMERICA MISSION (CANADA) INC.
PO BOX 85505
TORONTO, ON, M5N 0A2
Please enclose a separate note (or written on the memo of the cheque) to indicate which missionary/project you would prefer to support. Post-dated cheques are accepted.
For a Monthly Pre-Authorized Debit (PAD) pledge, please use the PAD form above.