Trans-World Baptist Missions
After meeting at Tennessee Temple University, Alvin and Sharon Weiss
were married in 1974, then began serving the Lord in Mexico in 1978.
They have four children. Amy is a registered nurse whose husband is a
seminary student. Their son Andrew is also married and studying for the
ministry. Daughters Alicia and Rachel are students at Bob Jones
Alvin and Sharon only had their older two children when they arrived in
Cuernavaca, Mexico in 1978. They began first working to build up a small
national church and encouraged that church to start missions. One of the
missions, started in 1981, developed into a church and officially
organized in 1986. At that time the Weiss’ gave the first church to the
keeping of a national pastor and went to help build up the new church.
The newer church was also given a burden for outreach and currently has
four missions, also supporting other national missionaries. In 1997, the
church added a Christian school to its ministries . Presently 200
students are enrolled in Kindergarten through 9th grade and Sharon