Encompass World Partners desires to see a diverse family of global workers going together to share the life-changing story of Jesus with a world that still needs to hear. Encompass Global Workers serve in 18 countries on 5 continents while focusing on doing good, equipping leaders, and planting churches.

Dave & Susie Hobert

Grace grads Dave "Hobie" and Susie have been church-planting missionaries to Burgundy, France for 35 years and this Fall are "missionaries in residence" at Grace College. Hobbies include music, knitting, reading, history and biking (Susie) and basketball, volleyball, politics and sociology (Hobie).

John Ward

John Ward serves as the Director of Mobilization at Encompass World Partners. Shortly after John and his wife, Kate, were married, they served on a disciple-making team that reached out primarily to college students in London, England. John and Kate, together with their three boys live among the ethnically diverse neighborhoods of Northeast Atlanta, where they are seeking to plant churches.