Aaron & Tirzah Birk
Serving in Purdue University
Aaron and Tirzah serve as missionaries to the international students of Purdue University. They have a daugher, Zemirah, and a son, Boaz. Aaron graduated from Purdue University and Faith Bible Seminary and worked in manufacturing and accounting before being called to the pastorate. Tirzah taught anatomy, physiology, and biology at Indiana University and Ivy Tech before becoming a missionary. Aaron and Tirzah met at Purdue, and God brought them together through a shared passion for bringing the gospel to the nations.
To glorify God by winning international students of Purdue University to Jesus Christ and equipping them to be more faithful disciples.
Our Mission Field
Purdue Universty has a total of 9230 students from abroad, representing 125 countries and 895 international faculty and staff representing 62 nations.
Our Tools for Engagement
- Temporary housing for internationals
- Student group
- Purdue Bible Fellowship International
- Small groups
- 1-on-1 conversational English
- Bible studies
- Biblical counseling training