Gary and Karen Griffith serve with United World Mission, where Gary is Theological Education Coordinator. Gary’s ministry involves overseeing the recruiting, training and sending of Bible teachers to schools around the world for the training of national church planters, pastors and church workers. Gary also travels to teach at different theological schools around the globe. Karen has an important role as a facilitator at the Center for Intercultural Training (CIT) near where the Griffiths live in North Carolina. At CIT she provides cross-cultural training for missionaries preparing to go overseas to serve. Prior to moving to North Carolina, the Griffiths served as missionaries for almost two decades in Eastern Europe (Bulgaria and Poland). They have two boys, Stephen and David, who are active in their church youth group and Boy Scouts and who attend R-S Central High School.