About Jack

September 11, 1916 - January 8, 2014

Jack R. Schisler passed peacefully into the Presence of the Lord at age 97. He was a missionary to the world, having served God faithfully for almost 80 years, without wavering or turning away. Jack has impacted the lives of thousands. A genuine heart for people and a close walk with Jesus have been the marks of his life.

Jack has six children, many grandchildren and great grandchildren. A large number of them continue the family legacy of ministry.


The biography of Jack's life, "A Man After God's Own Heart | the Jack Schisler story," written by his daughter Connie Schisler Vellekoop, records the odyssey of this man's passionate pursuit of God. Purchase the book here.