Location: Peru, Latin America & the Caribbean
Ministry Focus: Dean and Ruth have both served the Lord over 20 years in youth evangelism and leadership. Their ministry focuses on children and youth and the feeding program in Pucusana. They care for many children and youth who need dental, optical, and medical help, and assist with educational, nutritional, and clothing needs. They are both pastoring and ministering through Iglesia Emmanuel at San Isidro in Lima, Peru.
Ministry History: Dean Milley’s calling to missions was at the age of six. He was Licensed in ministry July 1998, and ordained in March 2007 with the PAOC. He has also served as president of DMMI Canada. He has ministered in Canada, United States, Guatemala, Chile and Ecuador. His first experience in missions was his opportunity to travel to Guatemala in 1999. It was there that mission's took control of his life. In October 2000 Dean felt God’s calling to Peru. It was there that he met Ruth and was married in 2010. Then in 2016 they were blessed with a beautiful miracle - Andrea.God has continued blessing their ministry in seeing many lives coming to Christ and miracles each week.
- For the ability to continue helping the Children, youth, and young adults in Pucusana feeding project each week and that we will see many more parents come out and accept Christ as their personal Saviour. To date they have seen about 100 adults come to Christ, go through a discipleship program and become leaders in the church. These same adults provide help with the feeding program by cooking every week their meals.
- For safety in travel each day, provision for living in Peru, and protection for the property/building they use.
- That God would continue to meet their daily needs with the feeding program.
- For wisdom to make decisions each day.