Louise (“Lulu”) Cecilia Fleming; Congo (served from 1887 – 1899)

Lulu was born 1862 as a slave in Florida. In 1887 she became a missionary teacher in Congo. The students were being introduced to Jesus because of Lulu's ministry to them. The school had 49 students and many of them came to Christ through Lulu's ministry to them. "This seems a poor report…and perhaps many … Continue reading Louise (“Lulu”) Cecilia Fleming; Congo (served from 1887 – 1899)

William Henry Sheppard – Congo; served 1890 – 1910

William Henry Sheppard was born in Virginia; 1865. In 1880, at the age of 15, he enrolled at the Hampton Institute - Virginia; graduated in 1883. After Hampton Institute Sheppard attended the Tuscaloosa Theological Institute, now Stillman College. He completed his studies at Tuscaloosa Theological Institute in 1886, and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister … Continue reading William Henry Sheppard – Congo; served 1890 – 1910