Bruce & Lisa Burkholder
Ministry: Bruce serves at Editorial Bautista Independiente, which is the Spanish Literature division of Baptist Mid Missions(BMM). His role is to develop theological curriculum for missionaries and national pastors in Spanish-speaking countries.
David & Jill Coltrane
Ministry: The Coltranes work with a ministry that is focused upon planting churches in their region of the Philippines. They started a second career as missionaries after years of stateside ministry.
Dr. Bob & Sabina Dayton
Location: ministry in Nicaragua, residing in South Carolina
Ministry: Dr. Bob has been a missionary to Nicaragua with Baptist International Missions, Inc. since 1961. He works in overseeing the various ministries in Nicaragua and has seen many churches planted and trained many national pastors through their Bible Institute.
Link: BIMI website
Phone: BIMI office (423) 344-5050
Ministry: Christi works with Campus Crusade for Christ (cru) at the University of South Carolina.
Nathan & Rene Foth
Ministry: CRU (Campus Crusade for Christ) working with international students on campus in Charlotte, NC.
Follow the Foths on their blog here!
Mike & Kay Hawkins
Location: South Carolina & Mexico
Ministry: The Hawkins ministry is focusing on getting AWANA clubs in Spanish-speaking Churches.
Address: 306 N. Walnut Drive
Anderson, SC 29621
Bill & Mary Horton
Ministry: The Hortons work in Brazil, close to their two grown sons and families, who are also missionaries. Their ministry includes planting churches, training nationals, and operating a camp ministry.
Dr. Loreen Ittermann
Ministry: Loreen is currently serving under Titus International Missions in Moldova. She is responsible for supervising 70 national Christian workers, for whom she raises financial support. Dr. Ittermann is also in charge of teams of teachers who conduct institutes and train Sunday school teachers throughout Moldova, the Ukraine, Russia, and Azerbaijan. In addition, Dr. Ittermann supervises an orphanage and several feeding programs for hungry children in poor villages, as well as ministering to the Jewish locals.
Dr. Ittermann's Website
Greg & Collene Kent
Location: The Kents are currently working with Native Americans in Prince Edward Island.
Ministry: Native Americans
Ole & Renee Konnerup
Ministry: The Konnerups have served as missionaries for many years in Nairobi, Kenya, through the BBFI. They have helped establish churches and now help to oversee a number of ministries there, helping to train and assist nationals, as well as establish feeding centers.
Website: Baptist Bible Fellowship International
Andy & Lorna Gilbert
Ministry: We are part of an international team working in Onagawa, one of the hardest-hit towns in Northeast Japan, bringing hope and joy to people most affected by the Tsunami in 2011.
Mailing address in USA: 1539 Maple Street, PO Box 81, Wellston, MI 49689
Mailing address in Japan: 2-5-19 Shiotomi-cho, Ishinomaki - Shi, Miyagi - Ken Japan
Donation Address: EFCA-Reach Global Donor Services, 901 E. 78th St. Minneapolis, MN 55420 (write in memo line for donations: Gilbert - M1717)
LaMar & Joanne Salley
Location: Costa Rica
Ministry: The Salleys are helping establish churches and work with youth in Costa Rica. They have hosted our youth missions team, along with many other youth groups from the U.S., who have helped them do VBS and outreach there.
Serving with: Central Missionary Clearinghouse.
Jon & Danielle Silver
Location: Andrews, NC
Ministry: The Silvers are ministering with Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters. They will be working with campers (adults and youth) and ministering to them. Currently, they are getting plugged in, working with groups and helping prepare for summer camp.
Facebook: JonandDanielle Silver
Ministry: Family & Children's Ministry Assistant Generation LINK: Crosspoint Church
Gerald & Kristin Ziemer
Ministry: The Zeimers are missionaries in Romania with Titus International. Their ministries include: local church assistance, camping, Christian retreats, discipleship, church planting, sports evangelism, youth meetings, children's Bible clubs, Bible training and Bible teaching in public schools.
Nathan & Nicole Kiesler
Location: South Africa
Ministry: Nathan and Nicole work with Youth with a Mission and are working in Cape Town, South Africa. They are working in a strategic ministry that is seeking to partner with nationals and missionaries across the continent of Africa to evangelize and disciple the people groups there.
Dr. Bert Oubre
Dr. Bert Oubre is the founder and president of Cutting Edge Foundation. Cutting Edge is a medical ministry that seeks to establish hospitals in a region of Africa that is largely unreached and is in need of both medical and spiritual guidance. While residing in Irmo, Bert and his wife Debbie, take numerous trips to Africa and oversee the growing ministry there.
Missionary couple in the Middle East
For security reasons, we don't mention names here. Please pray for this couple as they serve through counseling and training ministries in the Middle East.
Location: Greenwood, SC
Ministry: Faith Home is a Christian rehabilitation center for for alcoholics and drug addicts. It is based on the fundamental belief that the solutions to problems caused by drugs and alcohol can be found through faith in God.
The program is simple, yet it is the answer with the majority of cases. A man or woman is provided with a separated life for eight weeks, close to nature, and away from unsettling influences. By studying and working with others like themselves, they can begin to understand the basic truths of life and why they have faltered along the way.
Boys Farm, Inc.
Location: Newberry, South Carolina.
Newberry Boys Farm, Inc. serves as a haven for boys experiencing difficult family situations. We believe in making a difference in the lives of boys in need by providing a healthy, stable environment which helps them grow into productive young men with a positive outlook of the future.
Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center
Location: Columbia and Lexington, South Carolina
Daybreak is a free, confidential pregnancy center that helps women who are in a crisis pregnancy. All services are free including pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, diapers, formula, and counseling.
Jamie & Tasha Rogers
Location: Long Island, New York
Ministry: In March 2014 we (Jamie, Tasha, Matthan, Anna Beth, Ruthie & Josie) moved to Long Island, NY to pursue God's call in starting Transformation Church. Right now we are serving under the leadership of Crossroads Church of Long Island at East Islip. We also serve under the umbrella of the North American Mission Board of the SBC, and are pleased to affiliate with a church planting network aimed at reaching every person on Long Island with the glorious gospel of Jesus called Reconcile 519.
Kola is working with the Jewish population in Moldova in conjuction with Dr. Loreen Ittermann.
Missionary couple serving in Northern India
For security reasons, we do not mention names here. Please pray for this couple as they settle in India, adjust to the culture and learn the language.
Location: Metro Atlanta area
Ministry: The vision is to see communites around the globe freed from modern-day slavery. Operation Liberates fights to see a transformed Metro Atlanta area that is no longer the largest human trafficking hub in the United States. They are currently focused on sharing the gospel in Atlanta-are neighborhoods where victims of sex trafficking are known to be living.
Location: Cusco, Peru
Ministry: Josephine House is an orphanage for special needs children under the direction of Keith and Ruth Powlison.
Ministry: Jason is the director of the New Light CDC or Community Development Center, Baan Namkem (CDC). He hopes the New Light CDC will play a part in promoting the value of education, providing youth with more career choices, and provide a place for the villagers to build relationships through social events and activities. The tsunami brought Jason to Nam Kem. What started out as a relief mission later turned into a realization of the immense opportunities to contribute to the overall development of the village.