Tag: <span>Alma Mathews</span>

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Bicentennial Story Posters

Bicentennial Story Posters Share the stories of Methodist mission history with these colorful, well-designed PDFs featuring pictures and short descriptions of significant persons representing the breadth of Methodist mission history. Their 36 inch tall x 24 inch wide size makes them perfect for bulletin inserts, handouts, and larger display boards. Files are available for the...

Stockwell, F. Olin and Esther (1900-1992)
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Stockwell, F. Olin and Esther (1900-1992)

Educational Missionaries in China and Singapore Born in Oklahoma and Korea, Olin served as pastor in his home state of Oklahoma immediately after his marriage to Esther on 20 Jun 1924. In 1929, they went as Methodist missionaries to Foochow, China, and in 1939 to Chengdu. During this period, Olin served as an effective missionary...

Mathews, Alma
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Mathews, Alma

Home missionary who worked with immigrant women They were strangers in a strange land. The story is as old as time, as biblical as Genesis and Revelation and as contemporary as today’s headlines. Human history is a story of migrants and immigration. People left home, wherever or whatever home was, in search of safety, economic...