Mission Partners

"GO THEREFORE AND MAKE DISCIPLES OF ALL NATIONS, BAPTIZING THEM INTHE NAME OF THE FATHER AND OF THE SON AND OF THE HOLY SPIRIT, TEACHING THEM TO OBSERVE ALL THAT I HAVE COMMANDED YOU. AND BEHOLD, I AM WITH YOU ALWAYS, TO THE END OF THE AGE.”  MATTHEW 28:19-20

  • John & Karen Ames

    LOCATION: SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

    What they’re doing: 

    John and Karen have returned to the mission field to recruit and develop a team of national movement leaders in sub-Saharan Africa in order to strengthen the church and reach the least-reached and unreached peoples of Africa with the Gospel.

    Contact: john@converge.org

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  • Rick & Myla Berry

    LOCATION: THAILAND

    What they’re doing: 

    Rick serves as the Thailand Initiative Leader for Converge Worldwide, responsible for “recruiting and training Thai leaders for a Gospel movement among the least-reached people of Thailand in our generation.” He and Myla assist in planting new churches in Bangkok through multiplying the English School ministry model throughout the city.

    Contact: richardb@converge.org

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  • Frank Carmical

    LOCATION: LOUISIANA

    What he's doing: 

    Frank is actively involved in evangelism, discipleship, church planting, leadership training and teaching pastors worldwide how to preach the gospel. He uses sermons preached in the US as training tools, as well as international ministry trips around the world to lead pastor’s conferences, train and encourage national leaders, and mentor young pastors.

    Contact: frank@preachingfriend.org

  • Martha Gushee

    LOCATION: ARIZONA

    What she's doing: 

    Martha serves as core faculty and mentor to Native American Christians at Indian Bible College in AZ. “IBC exists to disciple and educate indigenous Native Christians for lifetimes of biblical ministry and spiritual leadership to their people and the world.”

    Contact: mgushee@indianbible.org

  • Hope Of Life International

    LOCATION: GUATEMALA

    What they're doing: 

    This dynamic ministry has a vision to rescue the future generations of Guatemala and the world through the power of a practical Gospel. Hope of Life overcomes tremendous poverty and physical needs while also meeting spiritual need. Through the rescue of starving children, providing clean water, safe homes and total village transformation, Hope of Life is transforming generations from dependency to independence, to become strong leaders for the world and for the Kingdom.

    Contact: contactusa@hopeoflifeintl.org

  • Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

    LOCATION: UMASS-DARTMOUTH

    What they're doing: 

    InterVarsity is a vibrant campus ministry that establishes and advances witnessing communities of students and faculty. Evangelism, Discipleship, Multiethnicity, and Missions are all core aspects of their vision to reach every corner of every campus.

    Contact: luke.smith@intervarsity.org


  • Brian & JoAnn Lima

    LOCATION: NEW ZEALAND

    What they're doing:

    Brian and JoAnn have recently shifted from ministry in Thailand to new roles within the Pioneers mission organization. JoAnn has recently been appointed the Associate International Director of Pioneers, responsible for the oversight of Pioneer missionaries in much of the world. Brian serves as a Bible teacher in their local community and together they are wholly committed to reaching unreached peoples of the world with the Gospel.

    Contact: limab@protomail.com

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  • Matt & Rebecca Litchfield

    LOCATION: SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND

    What they're doing: 

    Matt and Rebecca provide regional leadership to CRU campus groups, overseeing 9 colleges in Southeastern Mass and Rhode Island. CRU’s purpose is to fulfill the Great Commission in the power of the Holy Spirit by winning people to faith in Jesus Christ, building them in their faith and sending them to win and build others. Currently, CRU campus ministries are engaging more than 101,000 students and faculty in ministry on U.S. college campuses.
  • Moises & Maria Mariscal

    location: PENNSYLVANIA

    What they're doing: 

    Moises and Maria provide leadership to the conference of Hispanic churches in the United States, as well as a variety of teaching and music ministries in their local church. They offer pastor training via correspondence courses and often speak at conferences.

    Contact: moses.mariscal@crossworld.org


  • Bill & Kathy Martin

    location: WEST AFRICA

    What they're doing: 

    Serving as a Converge Initiative Leader, Bill is reaching out to predominantly M_slim university students through teaching English as a foreign language, while Kathy teaches middle and high school art at a school for missionary children. Their vision is to plant a church among West Africa’s unreached peoples.

    Contact: williamm@converge.org

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  • Andy & michelle Milam

    LOCATION: Portugal

    What they're doing: 
    Andy and Michelle have served in Northern Portugal for many years engaging in evangelism and equipping pastors and church leaders to reach those around them with the hope of the gospel. They planted Oasis Church in Porto, Portugal in 2019.
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  • Bob & Judy Pardon

    Location: MASSACHUSETTS

    What they're doing: 

    Bob and Judy are engaged in intensive ministry to people who have suffered spiritual abuse in high-control religious groups and cults. They provide counseling and therapy to victims of spiritual abuse, as well as training for churches and national conferences, on how to identify and address this problem.

    Contact: neirr@verizon.net


  • Ian Smith

    location: JAPAN

    What he's doing:

    Ian partners with the Japanese Baptist Church Association to make disciples and establish new gospel communities among one of the largest unreached people groups in the world. His particular interest is in college students and church planting.

    Contact: ians@converge.org

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  • Rachel Wilson

    location: ALBANIA

    What she's doing: 

    Rachel is the founder and head of Spark Ministries, a visionary outreach to the children of Albania. Spark Ministries utilizes a mobile van equipped with multi-media and puppets to do outreach events throughout the villages and cities of Albania, all while training local churches in how to do children’s ministry, and connecting those children to their local church for discipleship. She also operates a summer camp and has a vision to see the gospel spread to the whole nation, multiplying the ministry reach and training local church leaders in the power and effectiveness of children’s ministry.

    Contact: spark.rachelw@gmail.com

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  • Your Options Medical

    MASSACHUSETTS

    What they're doing: 

    YOM operates three centers in Massachusetts, as well as a mobile medical clinic to fulfill their life-saving mission:

    Engage with life-honoring services by offering women and couples, especially those considering abortion, the information and free diagnostic services that help them to choose life.


    Embrace with life-saving truth by providing the ultrasound – the visual proof of life and a spiritual discussion that we hope leads to the life-saving knowledge of Jesus.

    Empower with life-changing support by offering parenting classes, material support, help and education they need to be good parents.

    Contact: info@awcprc.org