Resourcing and mentoring pastors and pastors-in-training across Mozambique has been Jim’s passion since 1998. Jim is currently a professor at Xai-Xai Bible College and enjoys  encouraging local churches . Previously, Jim pastored in Central New York for 10 years.

Karen is currently a professor at the Bible college teaching ESL and culture courses and assists the Mozambican church with curriculum and training. She has also taught at two MK schools.

Jim has a master’s in missions and education. Karen has a master’s in ESL (English as a second language).

Their work is financed solely by donations. Make a one-time or monthly online donation.

Watch the Pickett’s 2016 VIDEO.


Global Partners Mozambique has Five Values:

  1. Transforming Lives  – Each of Mozambique’s 285 Wesleyan churches reaches out  to their communities with the good news of Jesus and disciples believers.
  2. Working Relationships – Missionaries partner with Mozambican leaders all across the country developing culturally relevant materials and training.
  3. Growing Teams – Training new leaders in the local church and at the Bible College.
  4. Expanding Strategies –  Reaching new people groups. Reaching out to oral learners. Partnering with other ministries providing wells and audio scriptures.
  5. Advancing Church – Reaching new people groups. Planting churches in Malawi.

Watch this VIDEO about amplifying the vision.