My name is Bob Munson, and my wife Celia and I are missionaries with the Baptist General Assembly of Virginia (BGAV), and serve in Baguio City, Philippines. We have been here since 2004. Our missions family blog is http://bobandceliamunson.wordpress.com Organizationally:
1. Teach. I teach missions, cultural anthropology, and pastoral care topics at some schools here in Baguio. These include Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary (PBTS), Asia Baptist Graduate Theological Seminary (ABGTS), and Maranatha Bible College.
2. Write. I blog here and elsewhere. I have finished three books… one on medical mission work in the Philippines, one on story and culture, and one on cultural anthropology. You can check the MY BOOKS page on this blogsite..
3. Organize (Disorganize?). Celia and I co-found Bukal Life Care & Counseling Center back in 2009. We are focused on training in areas of pastoral care, crisis care, CPE, and chaplaincy training. Celia is a board-certified pastoral counselor (BCPC) with CPSP.Feel Free to Click Here: Bukal Life Care. We cofounded CPSP-Philippines, a certification/accreditation board for pastoral counseling, clinical chaplaincy, and CPE, that works in partnership with CPSP (in the US) It can be reached through CPSP-Philippines.That was in 2012 and we are still moving forward with it. We also cofounded DPDM, a medical mission group here in the Philippines. We were with them from 2005 to 2009.
We have three children, and presently work with Bukal Life Care,Inc. Celia is Training Coordinator at Bukal Life, and is a CPE Supervisor-in-Training. She is also a trainer in Disaster Response Crisis Counseling, and regularly does pastoral counseling. With have three children. Joel, our oldest, is a volunteer with a local NGO as well as DSWD, and is studying at seminary. Becky and Esther are students at Saint Louis University (here in Baguio).