Resource Team … what we do:

Free Methodist World Missions is strategically focused on serving Free Methodists as together we make disciples among the peoples of the world.


  1. Recruitment and enhancing missionary deployment
  2. Assisting existing missionaries with their unique needs
  3. Providing leadership development for volunteers, missionaries and national leaders
  4. Connecting with ministry partners engaged in compassion ministries and justice issues
  5. improving missions communication within the US Free Methodist Church to better aid in the funding of missions

We are grateful for your interest and support of FMWM!

Who we are:

Matt WhiteheadBishop Matt Whitehead
Liaison Bishop to Board of Bishops                                                                                                                AREA DIRECTORS

                                                                                                                                                                                        Mike Reynen – Africa
                                                                                                                                                                                        Pastor Eric – Asia               
                                                                                                                                                                                        Josh Fajardo – Europe
Dr. Ricardo Gomez – Latin America
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Pastor Dale-Middle East/North Africa
Represents the Board of Bishops on strategic initiatives
related to the global Free Methodist Church and the vision for FMWM.
Gerry Coates150 x 200Gerald Coates

Director of Global Church Advocacy

Catalyst for implementing the vision of Board of Bishops and spokesperson on behalf of
FMWM working alongside Area Directors to advance the mission.

Deb 1 2013Deb Miller

Dir. of Operations and Innovative Initiatives

Provide leadership and oversight for office staff as well as creativity for
operational systems ensuring the strategic vision for FMWM is being implemented.

Financial Liaison

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Provide assistance to individuals with questionsl related to financial gifts. Prepare financial reports for churches
and conferences. Assist missionaries with financial tools. Serve as the financial liaison between missions and the
finance office for problem solving.

Communications Content Coordinator

Jan CoatesJan Coates

Jan serves as a coordinator of content for publications,
webpage and electronic communications between
World Missions and the Communications Department
of the Free Methodist Church-USA.

Ministry Deployment Coordinator

Jonathan Eccles 2Jonathan Eccles

Provide administrative oversight in helping short-term volunteers and long-term missionary candidates seeking to serve through FMWM. For more information about FMWM and service opportunities click the “Go” tab at the top of the page.


770 N High School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46214
phone: 800-342-5531
fax: 317-241-1248

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