J.A. and Pam Richards were approved as Baptist
Bible Fellowship missionaries to Wales in May
1988. J.A. is a 1988 graduate of the
mission course of Baptist Bible College, and Pam
completed the concentrated mission course at BBC
in 1988. They served their internship at the
Meadowview Baptist Church in Republic, Missouri,
where J.A. was ordained in 1988.
Who are the Welsh?
The largest non-Christian faith in Wales is also the fastest growing faith in the world today, which is Islam. According to the 2001 census 22,000 members belong to the Islamic faith, followed by Hinduism and Buddhism. 1 church closes their door every week.