Mike & Kathleen Matthews
Worldview Resource Group
P.O. Box 63299 Colorado Springs, CO 80962
Coordinator of Ministries to First Nations Peoples
Since 1976 Mike Matthews has worked in Alaska, Canada, and Siberia in various cross-cultural ministry roles – church planter, Bible teacher, curriculum developer, field director, cross-cultural trainer and church planting consultant. Mike has a PhD in religious studies with an emphasis on worldview. He coordinates Worldview Resource Group’s training with agencies that work with First Nations peoples. He and his wife, Kathleen, live in Bonners Ferry, Idaho, where they enjoy gardening and hiking. They have four children and six grandchildren.
1) for wisdom in facilitating seminars and workshops with various missions in Canada and the US that work with First Nations people
2 for our work in India and Ibero-America where we are training indigenous trainers who train their own missionaries in cross-cultural church-planting strategy with an emphasis on worldview change.
Pray regarding two upcoming mission conference speaking engagements: April 29-May 2 (Montana) and May 19-24 (Kansas). Thirteen messages.
An upcoming church-planting consultation with a cross-cultural, church-planting mission in Canada: June 11-15 (Chilcotin country of central British Columbia).
Our youngest son, Trevor, and his wife, Sara, are due for an addition to the family come September.
a) We at Worldview Resource Group are writing a "Worldview Assessment Tool." We have completed and are now field testing the first draft,
b) I am creating a notebook designed to help cross-cultural workers discover the culture and worldview of a target culture.