Sharing The Good News of Jesus

We are pleased to endorse and support the following servants of Christ, and encourage prayer on their behalf as they are serving the Lord whole-heartedly in their various ministries.

International Missionaries

Bob & Magda Emberley
Bob & Magda EmberleyYouth With A Mission (YWAM)
Working with Afghan Refugees * Training & Discipleship * Bible distribution (Germany, Brazil & Texas)
Nathaniel & Madison Esguerra
Nathaniel & Madison EsguerraYWAM Honolulu
On staff with great enthusiasm whether that be in accounting (where Madison is helping) or Nathaniel in the kitchen as the manager.
Carl & Carol Luther
Carl & Carol LutherWycliff Bible Translators, Papua New Guinea
Serving in Ukarumpa, PNG. Carl provides Medical care for Wycliffe staff & PNG nationals. Carol serves in Administration.
Josh & Meg McClung Family
Josh & Meg McClung FamilyYWAM Poland
Helping the Ukrainian
families find long term solutions in Poland and, on base, also working to finish an outdoor staircase project
Milan & Misty Mihai
Milan & Misty MihaiMoreni, Romania
The Mihais run a Pregnancy Resource Center that primarily reaches Gypsies with the love of Christ. They also have a farm and help provide food for the needy.
Hector & Patty Pivaral
Hector & Patty PivaralSEPAL Guatemala
Serving and training indigenous pastors and church leaders in Guatemala.
S. Family
S. FamilyServants of Christ
The S. Family is serving in a Communist country. Details omitted for security reasons.
Eric & Julie Swanson
Eric & Julie SwansonWycliffe
Eric creates/edits multi-media files for various needs of the Global Affairs division of Wycliffe.
B. & D. Tayl0r
B. & D. Tayl0rServants of Christ
B. & D. are serving in Asia. Details omitted for security reasons.

Domestic Missionaries

The Bytyqi Family
The Bytyqi FamilyNorth Texas
Reaching unreached international people groups in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area.
Kelly & Katharina Grizzard
Kelly & Katharina GrizzardLove Mercy International (LMI), Texas
Lindale/Van, Texas. Kelly & Katharina serve with Love Mercy International and Katharina serves through Gateway school support and as a homemaker.
Herb & Sue Haines
Herb & Sue HainesYouth With A Mission (YWAM), Texas
Lindale, Texas. Herb serves as Procurement Coordinator and Sue serves in YWAM children’s ministry.
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Jeff & Rhiannon King
Jeff & Rhiannon KingOperation Mobilization, Georgia
Tyrone (Atlanta), Georgia. Jeff serves as U.S. internship program leader and Rhiannon serves through hospitality and mentoring.
Debbie McNiel
Debbie McNielYWAM, Texas
Lindale, Texas. Debbie serves as Kitchen Manager and as a Small Group Leader.
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CCF Supported Mission Organizations

Bernabe Latin American Ministries
Bernabe Latin American MinistriesBarri & Annemarie Strait
Evangelizing, discipling and meeting the basic needs of the people of Northeast Mexico and beyond.
Christian Health Service Corps
Christian Health Service Corps
Greg & Candi Seager support health professionals that provide life-saving and life-changing healthcare in many impoverished places around the world.
Heaven's Family
Heaven's FamilyBurt & Patty Forney
Ministering to victims of sexual violence, human trafficking & slavery; offering hope, help, and discipleship. Read more…
Orphan Relief & Rescue
Orphan Relief & Rescue
Safe-Homes and Sponsorship for orphans and at-risk children in Benin in Liberia. Rescuing children from slavery & sex trafficking.
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Victory Life Ministry
Victory Life MinistryBob & Carole Collins
Prison, Rehab and Leprosy Ministries in East Texas and internationally Read more…
Zoé International Ministries
Zoé International MinistriesMark & Patti Kenney
Ministering to the people of northern Mindanao, Philippines with the gospel of Christ. Children & Youth Ministry; Bible Studies; Medical/Healthcare; Community Feeding Program.

Local Ministries

The following are link to websites of Lindale/Garden Valley-based ministers & ministries past and present.


Mercy Ships
Mercy Ships
JAMA Global
JAMA Global
YWAM Tyler
YWAM Tyler
Living Alternatives
Living Alternatives
Calvary Commission
Calvary Commission
Dallas Holm
Dallas Holm
Paul Baloche (formerly in East Texas)
Paul Baloche (formerly in East Texas)