Sharing Stories with the World

Writer, speaker, teacher, African explorer
and overall word enthusiast.

Teresa Janzen writes from her sub-Saharan office in East Africa to readers around the globe. With more than 20 years of non-profit administration and fund development experience, she shares stories compelling people to action and service among the world’s most vulnerable populations. As an oral Bible study teacher, Teresa leads inductive Bible studies for oral preferred learners and helps teachers bring content to life through the power of story.

Teresa is married to Dan and together they bridge two continents. They have 8 children and 10 grandchildren in the USA and reside full time as missionaries in Juba, South Sudan where they serve a local ministry known as ACROSS.

christian devotions logoTeresa contributes devotional writing to Christian Devotions. Visit her author page here.


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Teresa’s alma mater, West Texas A&M, featured her unusual path to a Master’s credential in a recent article, “Climbing a Second Mountain” on June 7, 2019.

“Teresa Janzen’s Story” – published on MedicalMission.com.

“A Long Road to South Sudan” published in Kuyper College News, Fall 2016