Death Row Chaplaincy

John and Virginia Yaws serve the Lord by ministering to prisoners in the Texas prison system. Bro Yaws special interest is in those men on Death Row. He serves these men at the Huntsville Unit in Texas. His wife, Virginia, is also very involved with prison work also, ministering to many ladies in the Texas’ prisons.

The Penners

Francisco and Beth Penner are our missionaries to Ontario, Canada.

The Porters

The Porters have been ministering many years in the country of South Africa. Here of late though they have focused their efforts to the country of Zimbabwe, where they have seen many trust the Lord as their Savior.

The Hoffmeisters

Dave and Geri are our missionaries to the land of Alaska. They have been faithful missionaries to this cold and barren part of the world for over 30 years. They have established churches and helped many others also.

The Blanchards

The Blanchards have a full time work in the land down under. Australia has been home to this family for over 15 years now. While in Australia Brother Blanchard has had the opportunity to reach several different people groups that would not be possible otherwise such as, Pakistanis, Sri Lankans, and many Iranians.

The Geers

The Tom and Chris Geer have an extensive children’s ministry that literally takes them all over the world. The Geers are involved with Vacation Bible Schools, Teacher Training Seminars, and Camps. They put on our Vacation Bible School every year. http://www.teachersrus.org/

The Alexandres

Jacques and his wife are our missionaries to Haiti. Jacques is a national pastor in the land of Haiti. They were dramatically impacted by the hurricane and flooding of the island back in 2009. In fact they are still recovering from the massive destruction that was caused. The Alexandres not only have local churches in the land whose national religion is voodoo, but they also have a large feeding ministry for many hungry and starving orphans.

The Staleys

Michael and DeAnna Staley are missionaries to the US military overseas. The Lord has given them a burden for the spiritual needs of the men and women who serve our country. Our military men and women have most of their needs meet by the US Government, but many times the spiritual needs are left unmet. It is their desire is to establish churches outside military bases to reach our US military men and women serving overseas.

The Basshams 

The Bassham family is working hard as witnesses for The Lord in Thailand.  See what the Lord is doing in Thailand: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6CiWSckF0M

The Nikkels

The Nikkel family are our missionaries to the Czech Republic. They have acknowledged and surrendered to the great need found there. The Czech Republic is considered the third most atheistic country in the world and the Nickels have been planted there to spread the light of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Find out more at: https://g2cz.org

The Nichols 

Kate and Nate Nichols have a burden for the people of Brazil. We are glad to report that they have raised enough support to start their ministry in Brazil. We are excited to hear what the Lord has been doing and will continue to do in their lives.

The Florences 

The Florence family are our missionaries to Papua New Guinea, there is so much work to be done!

The Farias

The Farias family come from Washington state and are currently church planting in Austin, Texas. Their focus is on ministering the Word of God to the Spanish-speaking people in north Austin. Visit their website for more info: www.austinforchrist.com

The Tolsons 

The Tolsons have dedicated their lives to ministering to the  people of China. They have been in the country since 2010 and in 2014 they pioneered Grace Baptist Church in Northeast China.  They continue to see the mighty hand of the Lord at work as their church grows and souls get saved. To find out more about their ministry please go to: https://www.chinaministry.org/ministry-info

The Wrights 

The Wright family are missionaries to Greenland, the largest island in the world. There are no connecting roads between towns and villages in Greenland and 82 percent of the land is ice capped. The Wrights are utilizing boat ministry to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ in those hard to reach areas. Visit http://wrights2greenland.org to learn more about their ministry and life in Greenland.

Bible and Literature Missionary Foundation 

BLMF, a church based printing ministry based out of Shelbyville, TN is focused on distributing the printed Word of God. They have  printed over 100,000 Bibles and distributed to those in need in over 43 nations of the World. We are proud to be a part of this much needed ministry focusing on the printed Word of God. Find out more at: https://biblelit.com

The Pepperdines

Ty and Rebecca Pepperdine also have a burden for China. China is vast place with much oppression, and the need for Christ is so great! Check out their website at https://harvestinchina.com/

Not boasting of things without our measure, that is, of other men’s labors; but having hope, when your faith is increased, that we shall be enlarged by you according to our rule abundantly,to preach the the gospel in the regions beyond you, and not to boast in another man’s line of things made ready to our hand.

2 Corinthians 10:15-16

how then shall they call on him in whom they have not believed? and how shall they believe in him of whom they have not heard? and how shall they hear without a preacher?

Romans 10:14

And he said unto them, go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.

Mark 16:15

Responding to the Call

We are committed to helping preach the gospel to the regions beyond Austin through the Faith Promise Missions Giving Program. This is only made possible through the faithfulness and generosity of individual members. We believe that investing in the gospel of Jesus Christ will leave an eternal footprint in the souls of men.