Sam and Pat Sarvis, YWAM

Sam and Pat Sarvis met while attending a Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Discipleship Training School and School of Evangelism in 1977-78. They have been serving with YWAM in Thailand since 1981. There they served five years in a Cambodian refugee camp, then were involved for nearly a decade in slum and mercy ministry in Bangkok.

Following that, Sam was the National Director of YWAM Thailand for 13 years until stepping down in August, 2009. He currently serves on the Executive Leadership Team for the YWAM Indo-China/Philippines Region, and is also an Elder at the Evangelical Church of Bangkok. Pat has also been very involved in serving YWAM Thailand, as well as teaching in the International Community School of Bangkok for 16 years. She was the ESL Department Coordinator for six years until leaving the school in 2009.