2016 Gloria Vicente Missionary Visit

Gloria Vicente goodGloria Vicente, our Mission Partner serving in Guatemala, will visit Kansas from May 15-29. Gloria also relates to our UCC partners in the Kansas-Oklahoma Conference, and will visit both Disciples and UCC churches and groups.

Gloria works with the Christian Ecumenical Council of Guatemala as a consultant for communication, interpretation, and women’s projects. Her church membership is University Church in Chicago, a congregation affiliated with both UCC and Disciples.

Her parents found sanctuary there when fleeing persecution in their Guatemalan home. Gloria is married to Santos Par Vasquez a Maya; they have three children.

Plan to attend one of the 12 scheduled visits:

  • Sunday, May 15
               Sterling Midland UCC, 1955 22nd Rd, (Map)
  • Monday, May 16
               Newton FCC, 102 E 1st St, (Map)
  • Tuesday, May 17
              Pilgrim Congregational UCC, 6000 E Harry St, (Map)
              Bethany UCC, 303 N 6th St, Hiawatha, (Map)
  • Wednesday, May 18
              Prairie Village Colonial UCC, 7039 Mission Rd, (Map)
  • Thursday, May 19
              St. Peter’s UCC, 111 N Pine St, Inman, (Map)
  • Friday, May 20
              Manhattan First Congregational Church, 700 Poyntz Ave, (Map)
  • Sunday, May 22
              Smith Center FCC, 400 US-36, (Map)
              Gaylord Community Church UCC, 502 Fifth Street,  (Map)
  • Monday, May 23
              Scott City FCC, 701 Main St, (Map)
  • Tuesday, May 24
              Great Bend FCC, 5230 Broadway Ave, (Map)
  • Wednesday, May 25 –
              Wichita Riverside CC, 1001 Litchfield, (Map)

More information will be announced as it becomes available.


  1. Hi Gloria! Doug and I want to come and see you at the Prairie Village Colonial UCC on May 18. What a crazy schedule! Looking forward to seeing you!
    Kate Moyer and Doug Smith

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