Church of the Resurrection

Our Global Partners

If you are considering serving as a missionary, we'd love to talk to you! Reach out to matt@churchrez.org to set up a meeting.

Africa

Tiller - Chad

Tillie Tiller has served on the mission field in Chad for over 20 years. Tillie's current work in Goz Beida is building relationships with local Chadians and Sudanese refugees, addressing their physical, emotional and spiritual needs. 

Festens - Central African Republic

Brad, Maria, Christina, and Kylie Festen have worked with Wycliffe translating the Bible into the Mpyemo language while building relationships with people and sharing the love of Christ. 

Europe

Thellman Family - Croatia

Greg, Lidija, Noah, Sarah, Etan, Zoe and Nora empower emerging leaders in the Balkans through Biblical and theological education that is transformative spiritually, intellectually, communally and practically.

Asia

Aulie - China

Missionary K. serves the poor and those suffering from AIDS and leprosy in China by going out with a team into rural communities where they offer holistic care through classes, drama, and children's ministry.

DeZwaan - India
Joe and Carrie oversee a YWAM Discipleship Training School, where they are responsible for teaching young men and women and leading trips into northern India. They live in South Carolina with their four boys, Isaac, Wesley, William and Ezra.

Whitakers - Cambodia
The Whitakers are serving in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Fr. Gregory pastors a diverse congregation in the growing Cambodian Anglican Church, while Dr. Heidi is studying the Khmae language and exploring ways to serve using her training as a pediatrician. They have four children: Saeeda, Brynn, Aubrey and Ivy.

South America

Nuygen - Brazil

Vu, Sheryl and Lan are enrolled in intensive Portuguese language study as they begin their time serving with Project AmaZon. They will soon move to the rainforest where they will serve in guest house supporting church planting among the unreached regions of the Amazon and receiving short term teams.

Middle East

Krayer - Interserve / Afghanistan
Pat and Joan Krayer served in Asia for over 20 years. Pat is currently the executive director for Interserve USA. Joan disciples many international Christian workers and helps them live the Gospel in a Muslim context.

Jeff - Middle East/North Africa

Our friend Jeff is immersed in language studies, learning about his host culture, building relationships with neighbors and classmates while preparing to teach English at a local university.

Devon - Middle East

Devon and her teammates are enrolled in intense language study as they live and serve in the Arab world, surrounded by violence and despair. Devon has been building relationships with neighbors, and facilitating prayer for the region.