Pieter & Haniki Theron
Pieter and Haniki are from South Africa. They served as missionaries for 26 years in Zambia, the Philippines, and Mongolia.
Pieter was involved in theological education, leadership development and church ministries serving in various capacities as faculty, dean of students, program director, academic dean, interim president, board member, field leadership team member, and field director. He also taught as a professor of Missiology at Simpson University.
In Zambia, Haniki opened, managed and taught at St. Columbus Nursery School. In South Africa and the Philippines, Haniki taught Middle and High School Home Economics. She worked closely with Pieter to develop the Bible school and leadership training program in Mongolia.
In 2016 Pieter and Haniki accepted the call to serve as the pastoral couple for South Umpqua Community Church.