Mark & Janice Somerville in Cambodia



Capital: Phnom Penh

 Population: 13,607,069 (07/2005 estimates)

 Ethnic Groups:  Khmer 90%, Vietnamese 5%, Chinese 1%, other 4%

 Languages: Khmer (official), French, English

Religions: Theravada Buddhist 95%, other 5%


Mark and Janice Somerville are working in Kampong Cham settting up a Ministry Training Centre.  Their Four-Fold Ministry Strategy is:

  1. Pastor and Leadership Training  To establish a training base to train a new generation of effective Christian Leadership
  2. Church Planting – Release Pastors and church planters to establish a network of strongly evangelistic churches, both urban and rural.
  3. Reaching Youth and Children With 50% of the population under 15years of age, there is a massive opportunity and challenge to evangelise this lost generation.
  4. Mercy Ministries – Community health education, vocational training and English classes.