Rachel Wood

Rachel Wood (pseudonym) has lived in East Asia for over 25 years and has been involved in full-time ministry since 1997. In addition to being a wife, she is mom to two adult children, a new daughter-in-love, and a high schooler who is with them overseas. Her passions and interests are missions, women’s leadership development, spiritual formation, grief/loss, and training up the next generation of cross-cultural workers. Currently, while serving overseas, she is pursuing a PhD in Intercultural Studies at Biola University. Rachel always has time for a good cup of tea with friends whether it be chai, brown rice green tea, pu’er, bubble tea, or English Breakfast—with milk and sugar of course.

Supporting Article

Missional Mothering in China

This mother and ministry worker shares her personal encounters with God’s guidance, grace, and power throughout her varied experiences in pioneer church planting and raising a family in frontier areas of China.