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Mike & Vickie Reynen

Africa Area Director



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Mike Reynen works with African leaders for the expansion of the church and the formation of local churches. Church planting and ministerial education are vital. Mike and Vickie both encourage the missionary team to empower national leaders. Vickie puts much of her energy into Tumaini Women Kenya, a discipleship-oriented micro-savings and loan ministry, and Thrive (also Kenya), a young women’s ministry discipling and advocating against gender-based violence and sex trafficking. 

Pray For

  • the students at Wesley Missionary Institute – for spiritual development and essential skills development for working in cross-cultural ministry
  • continued expansion within the nine countries in West Africa where the FMC is engaged
  • the Thrive ladies to achieve their goals for additional groups and advocacy work
  • the Lord’s guidance and strength in the Reynens’ travels throughout Africa
Stephen’s Story

Stephen’s Story

Have you ever become good friends with a taxi driver? When Mike and I lived in Kenya, Stephen became “our” taxi driver — taking us to and from the airport and various places. We became good friends. When we return to Kenya, Stephen is usually our driver. Rides to and...

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Lord, Here I Am!

Lord, Here I Am!

“Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up. So Moses thought, ‘I will go over and see this strange sight — why the bush does not burn up.’ When the Lord saw that he had gone over to look, God called to him from within the bush, ‘Moses! Moses!’ And...

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Power and Potential in Community

Power and Potential in Community

Picture a circle of young Togolese women. They are gathered for the Thrive/Wunders training. Yvonne, the Thrive Kenya leader conducting the training, said, “OK, pretend you are a teacher … and ‘you,’ you are an Auntie from church. Bella, pretend you are the nurse.”...

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