About Taylor

Taylor Walters Denyer is a missiologist, pastor and global nomad who is passionate about community development and the transformation of mission paradigms. She currently lives in Algiers, Algeria with her husband (a foreign service officer) and daughter.  She is an elder in The United Methodist Church's North Katanga Conference and has lived and served in Djibouti, Zambia, DR Congo, Chile, and the USA. 

Taylor earned her MDiv from Wesley Theological Seminary, her BA/MA in International Development from American University in Washington, DC and is currently writing her ThD thesis on Decolonizing Mission Partnerships via the University of South Africa. 

Taylor serves as the executive director of Friendly Planet Missiology (FPM) and coaches church leaders locally and globally.  She is available for consultations and happily accepts invitations to lead seminars and retreats on rethinking our approaches to helping and serving others.