Creating Mission Resources Since 1969

50 Years Serving the Mission of Christ Around the World

By WCP Team
on December 27, 2019
We've been celebrating our 50th year in operation all year, but our real 50th birthday is this week on December 31, 2019. We've grown a lot over the years, and you may never have heard our story.

It all started with a man named Ralph D. Winter. Tasked with figuring out how to publish valuable missiological information, he founded William Carey Library Publishers (affectionately just called William Carey Library or WCL by most) in 1969 working from his house in Pasadena, California. The entire family joined in, shipping books from the garage. 

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