The Vivanco Family Chiconautla Mexico
Manuel and Laura Vivanco pastor the Bethlehem Baptist Church of Chiconautla, an impoverished suburb of Mexico City, Mexico, under the umbrella of United World Mission (formerly Latin American Mission). They have helped grow the church to the largest evangelical voice in their community. In addition, their church has helped launch a number of satellite churches in surrounding areas. Manuel is also the current president of their region (40 churches) of the Mexican Regional Baptist Convention.
David and Shari Ogg Papau New Guinea
David and his wife Shari are church planters and Bible translators with Ethnos360 (formerly known as New Tribes Mission) to the Simbari people of Papua New Guinea. They have just returned to finalize the translation of the New Testament and encourage the church of the Simbari. We are privileged to help them "finish strong" in their life-long commitment to help this people group know of Jesus their Savior.
Ron and Michelle Lockwood Germany
Ron and Michelle Lockwood are missionaries living in Germany. Ron aids the Bible translation team specializing in new technology and ways to bring the Word to the people in their own heart language. Michelle is presently an online life coach to those who desire to grow in their leadership skills as Christians.
John and Sandy Stait Washington D.C.
John is a former U.S. Senate staff. As Assistant to the Chaplain, United States Senate, he got involved with helping National Legislators, State Legislators and County Commissioners. He helps them with coming to faith and expressing their faith through Prayer Breakfast meetings. As a Navigator staff, he continues those growing efforts.
Sandy sings at State Legislator and County Commissioners Conventions. The Staits have made friends at the highest levels of government and in all 50 states. Their email and regular mail newsletters include testimonies of legislators that work with them and have been ministered to by them.
Julie Day San Diego California
Julie Day is a single gal in love with Jesus who has a passion for helping college students find their way to Jesus. She is on staff with Intervarsity Christian Fellowship serving on the San Diego State college campus. Her current assignment is with intercultural students, developing leadership. She plans and leads many conferences that help students discover Jesus as Lord and grow in their faith.
Betsy Gray Network Medical
Santa Barbara California
Betsy Gray is a vibrant follower of Jesus who heads up Santa Barbara's Network Medical Center, reaching out to those who are in crisis of pregnancy and abortion-minded. Through a fully accredited nursing staff, top medical equipment and loving personal interaction she and her staff point both potential mothers and fathers to the options of adoption or raising of their own child. Hundreds of baby's lives have been saved through the ministry of Betsy and her Network Medical staff.