Joe & Cori Beth Grom

Serving in Asia

The Groms are YMI appointees currently raising monthly support, and plan to be ready for the field in 2020.


Currently working on his M.Div. at Asbury Theological Seminary about an hour away from YMI’s home office in Louisville, Kentucky.

Cori Beth

Has resigned from her elementary school teaching position to serve from home and raise our son, Leo.

“We are passionate for youth ministry and international missions, YMI has given us the opportunity to combine the two. We are looking forward to reaching the youth of Asia by training the trainers of national youth workers.”

Joe and Cori Beth Grom are excited to be appointed to the YMI team of trainers. They have made the transition from youth ministry in Ohio to life in Kentucky where Joe is completing his M.Div from Asbury Theological Seminary.

Joe and Cori Grom are YMI’s newest appointees and will be joining the Kaptain family in serving as YMI trainers in Asia.

We ask you pray with  us concerning the following:



Raising 100% monthly support
Experiencing the Holy Spirit in the day-to-day
Meaningful time with family while we are stateside