Mission Agency: Evangelical Church Missions (ECM)
Gordon and Niki served under appointment to Bolivia for 30 years, living in both the cities of La Paz and Santa Cruz. During that time Gordon served in a variety of ministries, most of which focused on pastoral and leadership training, serving in an educational capacity. He also had opportunities to mentor Bolivian pastors and encourage new church plants.
Gordon is an ordained elder in the Pacific Conference of The Evangelical Church.
Niki, in addition to being a homemaker, served as an educational therapist at the Santa Cruz Christian Learning Center, an English speaking Christian school, providing individual attention for students who require additional help not available in the classroom.
Since January, 2015, Gordon and Niki have been assigned to the new ECM field of Liberia, West Africa. They are working under the Liberia Evangelical Mission and living in Monrovia, the capital city. They assisting LEM in areas of denominational development, leadership training, and children’s and women’s ministries.
Gordon and Niki have four children. Dr. Heather (Elliott) Neill is married to Dr. Jeremy Neill and teaches at Rice University in Houston, Texas. Daniel is married to Naomi and has two children. They are currently under appointment to Bolivia with Evangelical Church Missions and are raising their support. Dori is working on a Master’s Degree at The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology. Mark, 17, is at home and will accompany his parents to Liberia, West Africa. His interests are volleyball, guitar, photography and painting/sketching.