Our Missionaries


Jerry & Angie Berheim

Serving as missionaries with the AWANA ministries in Idaho and Oregon. Their ministry opportunities include:

  • Assisting local churches establish and build AWANA clubs.
  • Overseeing regional AWANA events for our local churches
  • Serving in areas of genuine need which may become bridges for the gospel.

Pete & Deb Steele

Serving as missionaries with the BNN
(Baptist Network Northwest) assisting local church ministries in Idaho, Washington and Oregon.

Dave & Darlene Lunsford

Serving with Baptist Network Northwest (BNN)
  • Dave gives leadership to the joint ministry of the churches in the BNN in concert with the Executive Council of pastors
  • Dave consults with and counsels pastors and church leaders
  • Dave teaches and trains on ministry themes especially counseling related issues (He is a Certified Biblical Counselor)

Rich & Cindy Brown

Serving as missionaries in Spain with ABWE
Their ministry opportunities include:
  • Church planting.
  • Preaching & Being ‘Good News’ to the people in Spain.
  • Serving in areas of genuine need which may become bridges for the gospel.

Ethan & Melissa Molsee

Serving as missionaries to Togo, West Africa with ABWE.
  •  Church planting through medical evangelism and leadership training.
  • Ministering out of the Hospital of Hope in Mango, Togo.
You can learn more by visiting The Molsees web page.

Joseph & Francisca Akakpo

ABWE. Pray for them as they they minister to pastors and their families, youth and children throughout the country.

Jerald and Katie Touchstone


Serving with ABWE in Togo, West Africa
Jerald and Katie Touchstone are serving in Togo, West Africa with ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism). They are managing an aquaponics operation, raising tilapia fish and a variety of nutritious vegetables, to provide food for children at ABWE’s School for the Blind. In addition, Jerald is designing small-scale aquaponic systems that can be used by local churches to provide food and support for their pastors; and Katie is providing computer training for young people. ABWE uses holistic ministries as an effective method of ministering to needy people both physically and spiritually, with an end goal of evangelism and building up churches. 

Ryan & Kirsten Kurvits

Serving as missionaries in Mexico with ETHNOS 
You can visit their website by clicking HERE or sign up for the Newsletter by clicking HERE
Catch up with Ryan on Facebook by clicking HERE and Kirsten by clicking HERE

Peter & Jamie Hudson

Serving as a missionary in Colombia with ABWE
  •  Church Planting
  • National Partnerships
  • Evangelism and Discipleship
  • Community Outreach and development
  • Youth Ministries

James & Melissa Fife

Serving as Association of Baptists for World Evangelism missionaries to northern Togo, West Africa.
James serves on the administration team for the Hospital of Hope in Mango, a tool which allows the hope and light of the Gospel to penetrate the Muslim-majority area, home to several unreached people groups, including the largest unreached people group in West Africa, the Anufo people. James and Melissa have eight children, four boys and four girls, ranging in age from 21 to 3 years old. James is enthusiastic about village ministry and church planting and multiplication, and Melissa is passionate about ladies’ discipleship through intentional relationship-building. The Fifes are humbled and privileged to serve as the hands and feet of American Christians in Togo, a land that they love and a people who have captured their hearts and whom they desire to see come to Christ as a missions movement that will generate new disciples and disciple makers throughout the African 10/40 window.

Diego & Kesia Ramos

Serving with BGFM
“The Ramos Family has the privilege of serving God at Planalto Bible Baptist Church, preaching the Word, discipling local believers, and training church leaders. They also teach theology at several seminaries and Bible institutes in Fortaleza and throughout their home state of Ceará, fulfilling the biblical mandate of 2 Timothy 2:2.”

Paul & Carolyn Pierce

Serving as missionaries with the Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry. As a church ministry representative in the northwest (WA, OR, ID, MT and northern CA) his ministry includes:
  • The biblical teaching of Israel and the Jewish people (historically, currently and prophetically) as God’s chosen people
  • Teaching at prophecy conferences, teachings about the feasts of Israel, etc
  • Establishing relationships with Jewish people with a goal to share the truth of Messiah with them

Faith Shaffer

Serving in Togo, Africa