Missions Update for 2021
Larry & Peggy Anderson

Larry worked for Youth for Christ for 46 years and then got involved with Youth Outreach United in the Atlanta, Georgia area.

Steve & Kathy Austvold

Steve is the EFCA Mission Mobilizer for the North Central District and for the Northern Plains District.  His role is to help equip local churches in their missions outreach worldwide.  Kathy is on the ReachGlobal Asia Justice Initiatives leadership team, which is a new initiative of the EFCA that is focusing on oppressed, devalued and at-risk women and children, particularly in the area of human trafficking.

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a biblical and balanced program that helps us overcome our hurts, hang-ups, and habits. It is based on the actual words of Jesus rather than psychological theory.

Choices & Voices

A network of compassionate people caring for our community, to bring awareness to their choice, empower their voice, and promote healing from exploitation. Dedicated to the North Shore of Lake Superior community to embrace a spirit of compassion that creates hope not only to the vulnerable who have been exploited, but also to those who have wielded their power, yet know not love.

Coldwater Foundation

Coldwater Foundation exists to provide educational and outdoor leadership programs that promote maturity in people and transformation in community. In 2015 Coldwater purchased Mink Lake Wilderness Camp.

June & Regina Malon

Jun & Regina live in the Philippines. Pastor Jun’s ministry includes Radio Ministry on radio stations DXCP in General Santos City and DXFE in Davao City; Bible Distribution, Tagakaulo Pastor’s Bible Teaching, and Tagakaulo mother tongue translation. Regina and is currently a Tagakaulo Literacy teacher trainer and Sunday School teacher trainer producing educational materials for both.

Andy & Amy Schmidt

The Schmidt family will be working at the Kilimo Timilfu Farm on the coast of Tanzania. You can read more about their ministry here and more about the farm here.

Jack & Beth Thompson

Jack and Beth Thompson serve with ReachGlobal, the international mission of the Evangelical Free Church. Their most recent overseas assignment was in Budapest, Hungary, where they served for 17 years, from 2000 – 2017. The Thompsons returned to the United States in July 2017. Jack will continue to serve as the Europe Division Business Manager until his replacement is ready to take the job over. Beth works with the ReachGlobal ESL Resource Team. This team provides curriculum and resources to missionaries and churches who use teaching English as an outreach ministry.