Diane Cornett

For the past 15 years, I have been a children’s director and have overseen community outreach. I loved it, but knew that God was preparing me for a new season in life. So I sold my home, got out of debt, and told God I would say YES to wherever he was leading me. After completing a Discipleship Training School in …

Rose Turnley

Discipling the Nations in Madison and Beyond Before a flyer arrived for DTS with the motto, “To Know Him and Make Him Known,” I had been mediating on the verse, “Seek first His kingdom and His righteousness.” In response, I prayed, “I want your kingdom to grow in me but also in the world around me.” God was directing me! …

Warren and Gayle Keapproth

Since joining Youth With A Mission (YWAM) in 1972, Warren and Gayle Keapproth have worked in missions in Africa, Europe, Asia, North and South America and the Caribbean. Now in their 31st year since founding YWAM Madison, they continue to disciple and develop leaders, sending missionaries into several nations. Warren teaches extensively on discipleship principles and philosophical worldviews in the …

Chris Hickey

My journey with YWAM began in January of 2014 when I did my Discipleship Training School (DTS) in San Francisco. During that time, I heard about the Bible School for the Nations (BSN), which is a course aimed at giving its students an overview of the story of the Bible as well as making them into life long studiers and …

Emily Kreiser

YWAM Madison has been close to my heart for over 6 years, starting with when the Carpenter Community Church youth group took a short summer trip there in 2010. Seeing their love and devotion for God and people really encouraged me, and now I am blessed to be able to be a part of that for others.  

Joshua Ojile

As a missionary partnered with YWAM Madison, I feel called to work with the Bible School For the Nations (BSN) and Bible Education and Leadership training (BELT). Both ministries aim to equip the mind and heart of believers, so they may be more effective in the work God has called them to. The BSN trains missionaries to study the Bible, …

Han Byrne-Cox

Hi, my name is Han Byrne-Cox. I’d like to share with you a little bit of my story and God’s amazing work in rescuing me from a very painful childhood, giving me a beautiful adoptive family and discovering God’s calling on my life to become a missionary. When I was a baby, I was left at an orphanage in China. …