Pat McWhorter

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Pat McWhorter Vice President of International Ministries Troy, OH

What God Has Done in 2018 – International Ministries

By |2019-01-14T17:49:54-05:00January 14, 2019|Pat McWhorter: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

What Others are Saying

"Thank you for coming and I hope you come back soon.  I have been asked to be in charge of the Children's classes at my church.  You have given me so much information to use for my teachers.  Thank you."

"Thank you for coming.  As a Pastor I should know about all of the areas in my church.  I realize now just how little I know about Children's classes.  Now I can better help my teachers."

"These [...]

Co-Learning in Southern Africa

By |2018-10-17T15:51:53-04:00October 17, 2018|Pat McWhorter: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

Hundreds of children's leaders--those trusted individuals with whom children have an ongoing relationship--gathered for training in various locations throughout Southern Africa.  These trusted leaders took their roles very seriously. They not only have ongoing relationships with children, they have a God-given responsibility to nurture these children within their own culture. Though faced with a lack of resources and training, they wanted to know the best ways to help children fall deeply in love with Jesus.

International Ministries Department – 2017

By |2018-01-27T19:27:34-05:00January 8, 2018|Pat McWhorter: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

What Others are Saying

  • Pastor Hugo was amazed at the turn out and was beaming every time he saw the number of participants. He caught the enthusiasm of the people and asked when we could come back.
  • From Natalia in Ukraine:
    • “I never thought we could teach children like this”, and “These ideas are so helpful – I will begin using them immediately.”
    • Helped her to look at her ministry through the children’s eyes. Teachers in the [...]

Zambia & South Africa 2017

By |2018-04-16T14:03:21-04:00August 8, 2017|Becky McAllister: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

KidZ at Heart completed training events in both Zambia and South Africa in July 2017. The team traveled to a new location in Zambia and trained 55 teachers in Chipata, Zambia with Modules 1, 2 and 3 of the Teacher Certificate as part of the KidZ Ministry Certification Program. Here are some of the quotes from participants in the training in Zambia:

“This training is one of the best, best of the best” – Chitamiso Zulu

“It has been [...]

The Perfect Gift – Nepal 2017

By |2017-04-11T11:54:43-04:00April 11, 2017|Pat McWhorter: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

This winter marks the second time a KidZ at Heart team visited Nepal. Lee Ruud, our KidZ at Heart Project Leader for Nepal, led a team in January of 2016. But, Lee reports, this trip in March 2017 was bigger and better! “Instead of training only in Kathmandu, the team held trainings in two locations this year!” Giving a first-time training in Pokahara, they taught 63 new students there!

During the second training in Kathmandu, 16 of the [...]

KidZ at Heart – now in Côte d’Ivoire!

By |2017-01-11T13:15:32-05:00December 28, 2016|Pat McWhorter: Blog Posts, Staff Blogs|

Danielle joined her first trip with KidZ at Heart to South Africa and Uganda in July 2016 before taking KidZ trainings to Côte d'Ivoire in November 2016.

by Danielle Hood, KidZ Short-Term Team Member

I wanted to share with you about my trip to Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in November. We put together a training conference using the KidZ at Heart workshops. Friday, a day before the training, we met with five key children's leaders who currently oversee many churches [...]

June 2016 Newsletter and July Trip Prayer Guide

By |2016-06-06T16:59:16-04:00June 6, 2016|Pat McWhorter: Newsletters, Staff Blogs|

We are about to hit an amazing time with KidZ at Heart. Read about the exciting things happening at the following link: 2016 June Newsletter.

This month, I have also created a prayer guide for my South Africa & Zambia trip coming up in a few week. Please use it as a guide for how you can be praying before, during and after the trip. Thank you. South Africa - Zambia - 2016 Prayer Guide