Missions - Union Road

Service Times

  • Sunday Services 12.00pm & 6.30pm
  • Pause for Prayer Thursday: 8.00pm

Missions

Our Missionary – Elizabeth Stewart BEd

Picture of Elizabeth StewartElizabeth

 

Current Job

Principal, Cornerstone WEC International  “Centre for Cross Cultural Studies”, Beugen, Netherlands, www.cornerstonecollege.eu

 

WEC (World Evangelisation for Christ) 

Cornerstone is an international WEC training college and bible school, preparing students from many countries all round the world to share WEC’s vision of cross-cultural sharing of the Gospel, “Love the Gospel, Love the people, Love to Go”.

The students come for 1 or 2 years, often with their husbands or wives and children, all of whom live on site.

 

Previously

  • Born Motalee, Magherafelt
  • Trained as a Primary School teacher at Madeley College and Keele            University
  • Taught in Tobermore PS
  • Trained at the Faith Mission Training School, Edinburgh, Belfast Bible College, Global University, Missouri

 

1981

Commissioned as a missionary in Union Road

1981-2007

Worked as a Missionary in Thailand

Served as Field Director for WEC Thailand

2007-2011

Returned to Ireland to help care for her Dad

Worked in Union Road as Youth worker and taught English as a foreign language in Magherafelt and Dungannon

2012-present

Invited to teach at Cornerstone

Principal since August 2013, during which time “her students greatly appreciate the way she teaches Church Planting from years of experience in the field”. She also teaches Teamwork and Coping with Cross Cultural Ministry.

 

In Thailand Elizabeth worked in Tak and Kamphaeng Phet.

Teams from Union Road visited Thailand (Tak) in 1996 and 2007.  The church helped fund a new church building in  Kamphaeng Phet.