Dean and Wendy Skinner have served as Executive Directors of Emmanuel Press since June 2005.
Emmanuel Press is situated in the town of White River, South Africa near to the Mozambique border, as at it's inception in 1928 by PAOC's Charles Austin Chawner, the focus was Bible literature into Mozambique. Today Emmanuel Press' focus is "Literature Evangelism to Africa". Through evangelistic tracts in 16 languages people respond and receive discipleship courses through the mail. Every month thousands of new responses are received and thousands of lessons are sent free of charge, with a certificate to those that complete the study.
Dean's parents Robert and Doris Skinner served with the PAOC at Emmanuel Press (1954 - 1959 and 1964 - 1972). Dean and Wendy pastored in 3 churches in Toronto from 1976 to 2005 - Agincourt Pentecostal Church, Markham Pentecostal Church and Evangel Oakville.