Missionary profile: David and Sylvia Potter
By Engage magazine on February 18, 2013
David and Sylvia Potter are serving as missionaries in the capital city, Port Vila, of Vanuatu, an island nation in the South Pacific, on the Asia-Pacific Region. They began in 2003. David is principal of the South Pacific Nazarene Theological College, on the Vanuatu campus. He is also pastor of the Black Sand Church of the Nazarene, and filling in as the Vanuatu district superintendent for the time being. Sylvia serves as mission treasurer and is leading a Wednesday night Bible study.
From 1992 to 2003, David served as principal of the Nazarene College of Nursing, and district superintendent of Mid-Ramu in Papua New Guinea for six months.
They have two children: Wesley is 24; Jeffrey is 26 and engaged to Kristen Merki; Joel, 29, is married to Rebekah and they have three-year-old twin daughters, Dora and Sylvia;
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