Jan 182014

1 Chronicles 16:24 (ESV) “Declare his glory among the nations, His marvelous works among all the peoples!” 


Active Missionaries

East Troy Bible Church supports a group of fine missionaries around the world and in the United States.  Each missionary supported is actively engaged in discipleship through lifestyle, relationships and communication. These missionaries care deeply for the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Bassett1Tom & Phyllis Bassett – France
TEAM – France: They are church planting in Mennecy, France. Tom serves as pastor and Phyllis serves in worship, women’s ministries and administration.




Chambers1James Chambers & UWW InterVarsity – Wisconsin
InterVarsity – University of Wisconsin – Whitewater:  James ministers to college students through discipleship & evangelism and leadership development.




Jon1 Jon & Kathy Christiansen – Zimbabwe
TEAM – Zimbabwe: They serve at the Karanda Mission Hospital where Jon leads the maintenance staff, AWANA, discipleship and evangelism. Kathy is a teacher. 




GretschmannTim & Susana Gretschmann – Spain
World Partners, Spain: They focus on personal one-to-one discipleship of friends and neighbors.  They work with local churches to provide support and discipleship.




LindsayLindsay Haraldsen – Hawaii
Youth With A Mission (YWAM) – Hawaii:  She is part of discipleship and team leader development for YWAM outreach teams.




HillsDave & Joed Hill – Paraguay
Christian Missions in Many Lands – Paraguay:  They work in AWANA and camping ministry.  They focus on discipleship and spiritual development of youth.




Jereb1Dave & Cheryl Jereb – Zimbabwe
TEAM – Zimbabwe: Developing a sustainable fish-vegetable farming program for orphanages.  Cheryl is teaching nursing at Karanda Mission Hospital.




KrachtBob & Barb Kracht – Texas and Central America
Rio Grande Bible Institute – Texas: Bob is the Assistant to the President and Barb works in the business office.  Both are engaged in discipleship relationships with students.

Ray1Travis & Nikki Ray (Sierra, Brooke) – Papua New Guinea
New Tribes Mission – Papua New Guinea: Providing support to missionaries across remote regions of Papua New Guinea. They are engaged in discipleship relationships.

RecaldeSamuel & Tracy Recalde (Samantha, Rachael, Kristina, Stefany, Nathan) – Paraguay
New Tribes Mission – Paraguay:  Working with NTM Mobilization Department in Asuncion as they teach Bible classes and challenge the local Paraguayan churches.

Sheffield1Jim & Carol Sheffield (Erin, Becca, Nathan, Amy, Daniel) – Florida
New Tribes Mission – Florida: They  are involved with the NTM Homes Assisted Living Facility.  Jim is the Facility Administrator.  Carol assists residents in their daily needs.



SmithMark & Babe Smith – British Columbia
North American Indian Mission (NIAM) – British Columbia: They are involved in church planting and discipleship among the native peoples near Lilooet, British Columbia.



TpAndy & Gina Templeton (Nate, Josh, Lucas) – Thailand
New Tribes Mission – Thailand: They serve at Grace International School in Chiang Mai, Thailand through a teaching and discipleship ministry.



ThTim & Sherry Thomas (Kyle) – Wisconsin
AWANA International – Wisconsin: They work with local Awana clubs in Wisconsin to serve local clubs and to promote new AWANA programs in churches.



ETBC_almond branch SquareChaplain Larry & Jennie Williams – Wisconsin
Chaplaincy – South East Wisconsin:  Chaplain Larry serves the South Eastern Wisconsin region providing pastoral support and care to individuals and churches throughout the area.

wisesRandy & Tracy Wise (Kathryn, Audrey, Lydia)
Papua New Guinea
New Tribes Mission – Papua New Guinea:  They serve in field administration and maintain discipleship development among the Aria people.

ZwickBrian & Lauren Zwick (- North Dakota
Navigators – Fargo, North Dakota:  Brian and Lauren are newlyweds and are in a ministry training program with Navigators.



Retired Missionaries

The East Troy Bible Church has a long history of missionary support and partnership.  Many missionaries who have retired don’t have retirement savings but the Bible Church remains steadfast in its prayer and financial support.

Arne Abrahamsen
16501 N. El Mirage Rd. #954
Surprise, AZ 85378
Retired from AWANA International
Lola Loyola
156 Middlebrook Dr.
Wilkesboro, NC 28697-8622
Retired from Light & Truth Ministries
Bonnie Moller
202 Grant Street
Washington, IL 61571-1924
Retired from TEAM
Lillian Sheffield
212 Flamingo Dr.
Sanford, FL  32773
Retired from New Tribes Mission
Paul & Elaine Syers
7380 Spout Springs Rd.
Suite 210-227
Flowery Branch, GA  30542
Retired from Brazil Gospel Fellowship
 January 18, 2014

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