"After this I looked, and behold, a great multitude that no one could number, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb..."
Wycliffe Bible Translators - North Carolina, USA
- Mark serves Bible translation teams around the world
- His work enables missionaries to get language consulting help when and where they need
THE JENKINS FAMILY
The Jenkins joined Wycliffe Bible Translators in 1996 and their first assignment was in Asia. Mark and Kirstin now work at the JAARS center in Waxhaw, NC. Kirstin works as a Dyslexia Consultant helping children of missionary families. Mark works in Global Technology and Information Service (GTIS). He serves Bible translation teams around the world with their email and computer needs. Because of the spread of the Internet and advancements in technology, much of his job can be performed anywhere where there is a good internet connection.
He is also the manager of Infrastructure Services. He and his team man the global Help desk. The Global Help Desk, gives both IT professionals in the field and missionaries who work in places where there is no other IT support a place to call for help. They also maintain the core services that other IT functions depend on, such as email, instant messaging, electronic calendaring and directory services. He maintains the servers at JAARS that provide electronic communication for our translators and support folks worldwide.
His work enables translators around the world to send and receive spam and virus free e-mails, remotely control a colleague's computer on the other side of the globe, get language consulting help when and where they need it, and more. Computer technology is vital to the task of completing a Bible translation.
HOW TO PARTNER WITH THE JENKINS'
- Download and fill out the Faith Promise form
- Make any checks out to: "Wycliffe Bible Translators"
- Drop them off in the offering boxes in the Mansfield Bible Church worship center or mail the form and your check to:
Mansfield Bible Church
2351 Country Club Dr., Mansfield, TX 76063
- If you have been their supporter and would like to continue your support, you only need to send us the Faith Promise form indicating the support amount.
- We will forward your information and the check to the agency so they can put you in contact with them.
- If you would like to support the Jenkins' through prayer email us at firstname.lastname@example.org