JOEL and TRISH are development workers serving in Thailand and Myanmar. Trish is developing an approach for ethnic people in their cultural context so they can empower themselves and relate to one another in a more authentic way. She uses a Ministry of Presence and offers encouragement through English, exercise, mindset and art. Joel develops tools and methodologies for building greater trust and understanding and reducing conflict within civil society. Joel and Trish work through Hope International. They are the first IM global servants to work in Myanmar since 1965.
Joel and Trish are associate global servants.