Brandywine Valley Baptist Church Supported Missionaries

World map showing the locations of missionaries supported by Brandywine Valley Baptist Church.Brandywine Valley Baptist Church partners with churches, mission boards, and other parachurch organizations in local and cross-cultural outreach. Below is the list of missionaries supported by Brandywine Valley Baptist Church. Missionaries are listed in alphabetical order by last name.

Gabe & Judy Agostini
Mission Organization: SALT and Ripe for the Harvest
Location: Delaware, United States
Gabe is the Director of SALT (Support and Leadership Training) Ministries and SETE (Seminary of Theological Education by Extension). These ministries train/teach church leaders in Latin America and South America and facilitate short-term missions trips.

Steve & Rochelle Anderson
Mission Organization: Prison Outreach of Delaware, Inc
Location: Delaware, United States
Steve ministers at three correctional facilities in Delaware where he leads programs and Bible studies with an emphasis on making disciples for Jesus Christ. Steve also leads an aftercare group that meets weekly to provide support for men recently released from prison.

Swede & Judy Anderson
Mission Organization: Cru
Location: Colorado, United States
Swede and Judy minister to students at Colorado State University.

Zach & Hannah Andress
Mission Organization: Bethany International
Location: Thailand
Zach and Hannah are partnering with the Light Center, a crisis pregnancy center in the city of Ubon Ratchathani.

Raphael & Karen Anzenbeger
Mission Organization: Global Outreach Mission and French Evangelization
Location: France
Raphael serves with French Evangelization as an evangelist and General Secretary with the goal of raising up French-speaking evangelists across the globe. Raphael and Karen are also involved in church planting through France-Mission in the region of Loches.

Kathy Bergmen
Mission Organization: Wycliffe Bible Translators
Location: Michigan, United States
Kathy is a typesetter for New Testaments and other scripture translations in the indigenous languages of Peru.

Ron & Char Bystrom
Mission Organization: Cru
Location: New Jersey, United States
Ron and Char serve college students and staff in the Mid-Atlantic Region with a focus on international missions sending. Ron also helps provide oversight to the 79 university ministries and a specialist focus to six international partnerships around the world.

Thangi Chhangte
Mission Organization: Converge Worldwide
Location: India
Thangi is a linguistic consultant and makes alphabets for people groups who do not have a written language. She also trains translators and assists churches in production of Christian and educational literature.

Keith & Marti Franchois
Mission Organization: WEC International
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Keith is the founder and director of Mobile Advance, a worldwide mobile ministry of WEC International. He implements pilot projects, shares the vision and equips teams worldwide. Marti serves as an assistant in the WEC Trek department which sends out short-term missionaries.

Pattie Harris
Mission Organization: CRU
Location: Delaware, United States
Pattie is the Northeast Regional Rep and Prayer Development Specialist for the Great Commission Global Prayer Movement. She mobilizes and trains people and churches to expand the discipline of prayer. Pattie also works with Global Media Outreach, a ministry using the internet for evangelism.

Jim & Lynne Head
Mission Organization: WorldTeam
Location: North Carolina, United States
Jim is the Pastoral Care Coordinator for WorldTeam missionaries serving in North and South America. He also offers pastoral care online for practical help and support. Lynne travels with him and assists when missionaries come to their home for help.

Brenda Herhei
Missino Organization: Pioneers
Location: Hungary
Brenda serves on a church-planting team in Petofibanya. Her mission includes language study, teaching English as a second language (ESL), private English tutoring, and discipleship/evangelism.

Liz Kealy
Mission Organization: Cru
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Liz is the Leadership Development Director for the Cru in the Northeast region. She ensures that gospel living and leadership development is happening at every level among the interns and staff; and recruiting and developing new team leaders.

Sidney Langston
Mission Organization: El Rophe Center, Inc.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Sidney is the co-founder and Director of Counseling for El Rophe Center, Inc. In addition to overseeing client care, she conducts individual, marital and family counseling, crisis intervention and mediation. Sidney also hosts Journey to Wholeness, El Rophe’s daily radio program.

Allen & Sharon Mercer
Mission Organization: Pioneers
Location: Hungary
Allen is a leader of a multinational church-planting team in Northeastern Hungary, which seeks to equip Hungarians to lead a dynamic church planting movement. Allen serves as a pastor/mentor and assists in other ministries. Sharon is a full-time mom and part-time mentor for women in her church.

Will Metzger
Mission Organization: InterVarsity (IV) Christian Fellowship
Location: Delaware, United States
Will is a part-time InterVarsity staff leader and Director of InterVarsity’s sports ministry at the University of Delaware.

Marc & Robin Mullin
Mission Organization: Global Service Network
Location: North Carolina, United States
Marc works to send and mobilize missionaries to take the Gospel of Christ all over the world through various outreaches and ministries. Robin is a stay-at-home mom and is involved in a women’s discipling ministry.

Tim & Elaine Petty
Mission Organization: Endowment for Community Leadership
Location: Washington D.C., United States
Elaine works with a team providing resources to Cru staff and other ministries. They develop ministries for adults in businesses and professional men and women. Elaine also mentors women. She presents speeches about spiritual issues and leadership development in the professional community.

Esperandieu & Dianne Pierre
Mission Organization: Cru
Location: Haiti
Pierre is the National Director of Haiti for Cru, overseeing Cru staff and ministries. His ministry also includes evangelism and discipleship through English as a second language (ESL) and humanitarian projects. He and Dianne founded Nehemiah Vision Ministries reaching Haitians through compassion projects including a Christian school.

Jay & Kelley Reapsome
Mission Organization: Cru
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Jay and Kelley are part of Cru’s Bridges Ministry at Penn State University. Their ministry focuses on reaching, building and equipping international students for Christ.

Ken & Donna Rudy
Mission Organization: CrossWorld
Location: Colorado, United States
Ken mobilizes people for CrossWorld’s ministries and makes short-term vision/work trips to Cambodia. He also teaches English to international students and facilitates a local Bible study. Donna is also involved in administrative tasks and hospitality, as well as mentoring younger women.

Tim & Kathy Sheetz
Mission Organization: Handi*Vangelism Ministries, Int.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Tim is the Founder and Director of Handi*Vangelism, Ministries Int., a ministry to people with disabilities and their families. They provide discipleship, provide opportunities for fun and fellowship and help bereaved parents through the grieving process. Kathy is editor of the newsletter, teaches Bible at Handi*Camp and provides hospitality for support groups.

Rio & Renata S.
Mission Organization: Interdev Partnership Associates
Location: Southeast Asia
Rio and Renata develop partnerships of churches and mission agencies in reaching Muslims in Southeast Asia with Interdev Partnership Associates. Rio is also the pastor of a small congregation in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Russ & Ramona Simons
Mission Organization: World Venture and Interdev Partnership Associates
Location: Philippines
Russ is involved with developing partnership for Muslim ministries. He travels worldwide representing Interdev Partnership Associates in different avenues of evangelism to unreached people groups. Ramona is the founder and director emeritus of 180 Degrees, a music ministry to Filipino youths providing cross-cultural training to least-reached people groups in Asia.

Scott & Jen Thomson
Mission Organization: Cru
Location: Connecticut, United States
Scott and Jen are the Directors of the Cru ministry at the University of Connecticut. During the school year, they lead staff, interns and students seeking to introduce others to Jesus, helping them grow in their faith and sending them out into the world to do the same. When school is out, they create ministry opportunities to help students develop a heart for the world.

Percy & Carol Valiente
Mission Organization: Serving in Missions (SIM)
Location: Peru
Percy and Carol are church planters involved in starting a new church called “Christian Community for the Family.” Percy ministers to men through The School of Biblical Manhood while Carol leads a women’s Bible study and is a children’s Sunday school teacher.

John & Jeanne Whittemore
Mission Organization: Christar
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
John is the Far East Regional Director for Christar. Both he and Jeanne serve as field leaders for Christar’s rapidly growing ministries in Asia. They also train new Christar staff.