Biography, Education & Employment History

Not to be a bore, but in the event you wish to sus out this old
Yank, this will get you going.

Name: John Wade Long, Jr. - just "Johnny" to you

Date & Place of Birth: 1942 Florida, USA (Early Jurassic Period)

Marital Status: Very married to Rebecca "Becky" Morse Long since June
1965. When asked if she had ever considered divorce, she quoted
Ruth Bell (Mrs. Billy) Graham's quip:
"Divorce no, homicide yes."

Children: Three great ones!

John Wade Long, III
of St. Louis, MO

Rebecca Elizabeth Lance of Asheville, NC.

Mary Elizabeth Roberts of Athens, GA.

Education

Public Schools: Rochester, Minnesota and Jackson, Mississippi

University: Belhaven College (university) - Batchelor of Arts 1965
(major in Biblical Studies, minor in Philosophy)

Seminary: Gordon Divinity School (now Gordon-Conwell) and
Reformed Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity 1968)

Doctoral work: Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary - Doctor of
Ministry - 1998 in Christian Spirituality - Dr. Richard Lovelace
thesis supervisor) and Dr. Raymond Pendleton.

Current Positions:

Ordained Elder - International Presbyterian Church
Ordained Teaching Elder in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA)
and member in good standing of Evangel Presbytery (the
Birmingham, Alabama region)
Author/Teacher
with World Harvest Mission USA

Work History:

2011-present: Author/Teacher with World Harvest Mission's
GRN (Gospel Resource Network)

2005 - 2011: UK Church Resource Team Leader and Africa
Renewal Coordinator for World Harvest Mission.

1992 - 2004: Missionary to Africa (based in Nairobi, Kenya) with
Mission to the World (co-op 1992-1998) and World Harvest
Mission (Jenkintown, PA). 1992 - present.

1977-1992: Pastor in the Presbyterian Church in America (The
Mississippi Delta for 3 1/2 years and senior pastor of Altadena
Valley Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Birmingham, Alabama - 12
years).

1971-1973: Missionary to Kenya, East Africa with World Presbyterian
Mission - board of the Reformed Presbyterian Church Evangelical
Synod (RPCES).

1968-1972: Youth minister in Lynchburg, VA, Miami Springs & Ft.
Lauderdale, FL



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Contacts for Johnny & Becky

Rev. Dr. John Wade Long, Jr.
SERGE: Grace at the Fray (formerly World Harvest
Mission)
Cross-Cultural Renewal & Leadership Development Specialist

e-mail: jlong@serge.org
e-mail: rebeccamorselong@gmail.com

website: www.grace4life.org

Facebook: CLICK HERE
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Employer






SERGE: Grace at the Fray
101 West Avenue Suite 305
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
The United States
19046

Tel. 001-1215-885-1811
Fax. 001-215-885-4762

e-mail: info@whm.org

website: www.serge.org

Director: Bob Osborne
e-mail: bob@whm.org

US Renewal: Patrick Knaak
e-mail: PKnaak@whm.org