Team Haiti

 Our World Missionaries

The Woods Free Methodist Church is honored to prayerfully and financially support these three missionary families. If you’d like learn more about the Free Methodist World Missions, go to

Matt & Christine Sauder



Matt and Christine Sauder serve in Quezon City, Manila, where they are both engaging in intense language study. While studying they are also preparing for their new ministry, which will be a ministry of hospitality that will reach out to university students, both Filipino and international. Their goal is to reach a few so that they can, in turn, reach many.


Matt – July 22
Christine – December 17

Chloe – October 23
Libby – May 26


August 11

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Van Tifflin Family

Seth & Hlawn Hlawn Van Tifflin


Seth and Hlawn Hlawn Van Tifflin are excited that they are able to raise their family in Chiang Mai, Thailand.  Seth serves as the Asia Area Administrator and the Executive Director of In Better Hands.  The Van Tifflins established In Better Hands in order to care for children at high risk of being trafficked and those that have been rescued from physical/sexual abuse and/or trafficking in Asia.  Currently, In Better Hands is operating a total of eleven safe homes in Myanmar and Cambodia


Seth – September 3
Hlawn Hlawn – November 4
Jason – October 9, 2013

Noah – December 1, 2016 


January 23

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David & Sarah Clemente

David and Sarah live in Kaohsiung, Taiwan’s second-largest city. David teaches at Holy Light Theological Seminary and is helping the seminary develop its missions program. He also assists local churches as they participate in the cross-cultural ministry of the Taiwan Annual Conference. Sarah provides administrative support to the FMWM team in Taiwan.

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David’s Blog

  • Passionate Leadership “Forty new members this year. Just this last few weeks, we had seven mothers come to the Lord,” Pastor Gideon is sharing these stories to me. I am interviewing Gideon, one of our Free Methodist local […Read More]
  • God is here and He is changing me God is changing my plans. I came with a lot of prepared lessons, but God wants me to be flexible and make some adjustments. I am so glad that He is taking over. This mission trip is slowly making sens[…Read More]
  • Mission Trip to Cambodia, 2012 We will be leaving for Phnom Penh, Cambodia, today and be there from January 13-20, 2012. There are twelve of us from the seminary and two other young people from two different Free Methodist churches[…Read More]

General Prayer

  • wisdom and discernment as David helps in the ministry of Holy Light Theological Seminary
  • the FM local churches in Taiwan as they continue to expand their vision for cross-cultural ministry
  • the leaders of the FMC of Taiwan and the Clementes as they work alongside these leaders to reach the lost for God
  • more missionaries to work among Southeast Asian overseas contract workers (OCWs) residing in Taiwan
  • meaningful personal encounters with the people of Kaohsiung


  • David – July 13
  • Sarah – June 5
  • Carmen – November 18, 2001
  • Jacob – January 6, 2005


December 9