Rev. Alma Thompson is a graduate of Houghton College (NY) and was ordained as a Free Methodist elder in the Genesis Conference in 2004. She and her husband Brent are parents of a mixed-ethnicity family formed through adoption. Together they have served as pastors, as a missionaries for church planting and community development to Honduras, and for the past 4 years, as Co-Superintendents of a 5-state region.
Alma has been appointed to serve as Executive Director of International Child Care Ministries. Anyone who has heard Alma preach knows that she’s a passionate communicator. She’s also a strategic leader and an outstanding developer of people. She’s known as a creative mentor and community networker.
Her life is always and intentionally cross-cultural. Behind the scenes, Alma and Brent live in Columbus, Ohio where they share a home with a family from the Congo, and fill their life with neighborhood children and teenagers, on a mission to see a neighborhood community transformed by the power of heaven coming to earth.