The Yong Family

Philemon and Linda with children Benjamin, Samuel, and Anna
Missionaries based in Minnesota, U.S.A.


Philemon serves as the Director of School Planting and Curriculum Development with Training Leaders International, an organization dedicated to bringing theological education around the world through short-term trips, long-term sending, and school planting. He and his family are based in Minnesota, but Philemon travels regularly to teach and plant theological schools.

Methods of Ministry

  • Writing biblical/theological training curriculum for use in multiple worldwide locations
  • Traveling to teach and plant biblical/theological schools in multiple countries including Brazil, Serbia, Romania

CASM Involvement

Prayer and financial support

Ways to Pray

  • Wisdom in choosing new locations to provide training and plant Bible schools
  • Protection and health for the Yong family
  • That CASM’s relationship with the Yong family would be strengthened