Introducing … Wolfgang and Heidi Oelschlegel!
In July, Wolfgang and Heidi Oelschlegel took over as Operations Managers at New Hope Ministries in Sanggau, West Kalimantan Indonesia. Wolfgang and Heidi have already built a positive relationship with the staff and children at New Hope, by frequently visiting the ministry and looking after the ministry for two months while the Tammingas were on furlough.
Wolfgang and Heidi are an experienced missionary couple from Germany, who served for 10 years in Kenya at a children’s home and an agricultural training centre. Following this, they served for four years ministering in the rural villages of West Kalimantan. During this time they have been organising and teaching at seminars and youth camps, partnering with local churches, and equipping and discipling believers. They are also involved in establishing kindergartens in several villages, training Indonesians and providing resources.
Field Operations Directors for WO. They provide oversight and support for field leadership and personnel, as well as involvement in planning and implementing strategies to reach more unreached people groups.
Malcolm and Linda have three married children and one grandson, all living in New Zealand.