GLEC History

A Chronicle of Global Life Enrichment Center
Vision & Accomplishments

  • 1991 - Rev. Susan Chou received vision while visiting St. Peter Cathedral in Rome:” I will send you to do mission works everywhere around the globe. If you will obey, a crown will be waiting for you.”
  • 1992 – While attending a Mission Conference which was held at Great Commission Center in CA. (GCC), Rev. Chou received a call from God: “If you obey, I will send people to assist you”.
  • 1993 – Rev. Chou attended the first mission conference for Post-Communist Countries which was held in Latvia and received commission from God: “ Go and Evangelize the Post-Communist Countries”.
  • 1994 - First time doing mission in Moscow.
  • 1995 - Founded GLEC and received from GCC to shepherd the Moscow Church and plant churches among other 15 cities.
  • 1998 – Received Hungary church from GCC and sent missionaries to shepherd in Eastern Europe.
  • 2002 – Established GETS Seminary , starting from Budapest, then Moscow, Rome, Paris, Barcelona, Berlin, London ,7 countries in total.
  • 2003 – Started Chinese mission, from Great northwest.
  • 2004 - Founded ministry in Serbia, sending Elder Ying-Che Chen to shepherd the church and plant 2 churches and several Gospel stations.
  • 2006 - Moscow GETS Seminary graduates took over the shepherding responsibilities of the Moscow church.
  • 2007 - Expanded second generation ministry by bring young people from US and Taiwan to do short-term Mission in China.
  • 2007 - Started cross culture ministries, send missionaries to Kyrgyzstan.
  • 2008 - Founded Multi-Media Department, started doing evangelization via Internet.
  • 2008 - GETS Seminary became independent and expanded.
  • 2008 - Started Myanmar ministry in Missions/ education/Charity.
  • 2009 - Netwoked with other Mission organizations, Organized “Passion for the Nations” mission conference.
  • 2009 - Accept the vision buy Mission Building to cultivate and educate missionaries.
  • 2011 - Dedication Service for GLEC headquarter Building in Irvine, CA.
  • 2011 - Founded Global Mission Seminary(GMS), established Moscow GMS branch.
  • 2012 - Eastern Europe Belgrade Church in Serbia dedicated their church building and became independent.
  • 2013 - FSJH Online Church is born : www.FSJH.org.
  • 2013 - 3 branches of GMS were established : Yekaterinburg,Russia, Blagoveshchensk, Russia and Yangoon,Myanmar.
  • 2014 - Started ministry in Vietnam.
  • 2014 - Myanmar started raising fund for Mission Headquarter Building, blueprint completed.
  • 2014 - 3 branches of GMS were established in East Asia.
  • 2015 - GLEC chief director handover in 2015,Rve. David Hsu took over, be a chief director of GLEC.
  • 2016 - From 2016, GLEC starts entering Muslim countries for mission and sending missionaries for long-term works.
  • 2017 - Continues operating the IUCA university in Kyrgyzstan and the Roma ministries originally started by GCCI USA.
  • 2017 - Because of the expansion of ministries and management, Elder Tom Tzeng takes up the position as the CEO of GLEC.