Meet our partners.

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Peppo & Jane Biscarini

Italy
Peppo and Jane, part of our Calvary Chatt family, desire to see Italians move away from empty traditions and into a vibrant personal relationship with a living God. They seek to empower and raise up leaders in both the marketplace and the next generation through home fellowships and church planting.

David & Denae Downs

Torino, Italy
David and Denae lead and serve the body of Calvary Chapel Torino, a church that proclaims the Gospel to those in their community. Through their ministry, they seek to disciple believers and to join God in His greater work in Torino and beyond.

Lorenzo & Bethany Gemma

Ferrara, Italy
Lorenzo serves as the pastor of Calvary Chapel Ferrara, while Bethany leads the children’s ministry. Together they share a vision for the church to see men, women and children discipled and raised up to grow deeper in their walk with the Lord.

Craig & Silvana Quam

Montebelluna, Italy
In 1996, Craig and Silvana moved to Montebelluna to begin the first Calvary Chapel in Italy (and the first Protestant church in the city). Over the years, the church has multiplied into church plants in neighboring cities. In 2008, God led the church in Montebelluna to open Calvary Chapel Bible College, Italy. In the nine years of the school's existence, over one hundred young men and women have been trained and prepared for full-time ministry. Currently, many former students are serving as missionaries, church planters, and ministry workers around the world.

Remi & Sara 

Marseilles, France
Remi and Sara were the first global partners of Calvary Chapel Chattanooga. Sent out by the church in 2005, the Arnauds have lived and served in the Middle East, Cyprus, and most recently, Marseilles, France. Their heart is to reach the lost, disciple young people, and to raise up a generation to fulfill God’s call to be a light to Israel and the Nations.

Saïd & Fatima

Paris, France
Saïd and Fatima desire to see every Muslim in France and Europe have the opportunity to hear the gospel and to know Jesus Christ. Through their work, they pray that God would bring a self-replicating evangelism and discipleship movement.

JOHN & ERIN KLOOSTER-
HUIS

Czech Republic
After joining a short-term mission trip in the summer of 2009, John and Erin knew that God was redirecting their lives to the Czech Republic to serve in full-time ministry. They are using their combined skills and creativity in graphic design, writing and intercultural communication to support the growing movement of God among the next generation in Central and Eastern Europe.

Lisa Collins 

Waimanalo, Hawaii
In 2003, Lisa began serving at Calvary Chapel Bible College Europe in Hungary. As Ministry and Outreach Director, her passion was mobilizing students as missionaries and church planters. She is now headquartered out of Hawaii, using that experience to impact the area of the Pacific Rim and beyond. Lisa has a heart to make disciples of all nations and see the Lord raise up the next generation to reach the world for Jesus Christ.

FREEMAN & NATALIE BROADWELL

Albania
The Broadwells serve with a local Albanian church where they disciple believers and lead outreach in the community. Their primary focus is on working with youth and university students, building relationships, and facilitating Bible studies.

liosha & yana yukhymchuk

Ukraine
Liosha is on staff with FCA in Ukraine. While developing and supporting ministry leaders throughout Europe and Eurasia (goal of 63 countries), Liosha and his team desire to see the world transformed by Jesus through the influence of coaches and athletes.

andriy & lindsay kravstov

Ukraine
Andre is on staff with FCA in Ukraine. While developing and supporting ministry leaders throughout Europe and Eurasia (goal of 63 countries), Andre and his team desire to see the world transformed by Jesus through the influence of coaches and athletes.

brandon ingram

Los Angeles, CA
After serving with Cru on a Calvary Chatt short-term mission trip, Brandon’s heart was captured by the needs of the teenagers he met in Los Angeles. He transitioned out of his career in Georgia and now serves full-time with Cru, bringing the love and hope of Jesus to the 1.5 million high school students of LA and Orange County.

Cornel & Karen Bucur

Romania
Cornel and Karen Bucur have been involved in missions in Romania since 1995. They started by leading summer camp programs for children from state orphanages. In the course of these activities, they discovered a large population of abandoned children living in institutions and on the streets—their lives often cut short by hunger, illness, neglect, and exploitation. They founded Pathway to Joy Ministries in 1997 with the vision to empower the church and community to care for orphan children and families in crisis through the love of God. Their heart is to connect people to Jesus Christ and His power to transform their lives, ultimately for eternity!

Andrew A.

London
Andrew is working in the global city of London to reach people from North Africa & the Middle East. He has a passion for connecting with refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants to share the Good News of God's love and His word with them.
Account: 112213

NATHAN & COURTNEY MC-
CONNELL

Dundee, Scotland
Nathan and Courtney are the ministers of Downfield Mains Church in Dundee, Scotland. Once known as the “Land the Book,” much of the Christian heritage of Scotland has been forgotten. As the McConnells share the gospel in one of the post-Christian nations of Europe, they are seeing kingdom-transformation as the Word goes forth.

Shodankeh Johnson

Sierra Leone
Pastor Shodankeh is the leader of a disciple making movement across Sierra Leone and West Africa. Pray that his ministry would see every believer walk as a disciple of Christ and become an effective leader with the specific intent of advancing the Kingdom of God!
Support Address:
NHGM
PO BOX 6556
Elgin, IL 60121

Alistair & shelley croudace

Zimbabwe, Africa
Al and Shelly founded Lasting Impressions camp in Zimbabwe. LI provides transformational learning opportunities through educational camps, corporate and community events and inspirational retreats.
Their desire is that each guest would have experiential knowledge that they are uniquely loved and valued by God.

Avishalom Tekle

Kiryat Yam, Israel
Avishalom leads Tents of Mercy, a Messianic congregation that seeks to build up local Israeli believers and prepare them for the return of the Messiah. Tents of Mercy is home to a Messianic synagogue, warehouses for humanitarian aid distribution, and pro-life counseling.

Pastor vakif

Nazareth, Israel
Pastor Vakif leads Netzer HaGalil (Branch of Galilee), a Russian-speaking, Messianic congregation in Nazareth. Netzer Hagalil is a daughter congregation of Tents of Mercy. Along with their weekly gatherings, they also run a soup kitchen, providing over 1,500 hot meals each month.

THE BANNOURA FAMILY

The Holy Land
Born just outside of Bethlehem, Bassam Bannoura has committed his life to serving the Lord in his home country. For the last 30 years, Bassam has been a teacher in a Bible college, a pastor of an Evangelical church, an author of multiple books, and the director of a ministry reaching Muslims in the Middle East.
Support Address:
GNEWS
PO Box 41094
Pittsburg, PA 15202

"T"

Closed Country/Middle East
Since 2011, “T” has been involved full-time in serving Arab communities both in the U.S. and the Middle East through community development organizations. Currently, her focus is almost exclusively on serving the Middle East. “T’s” ongoing projects aspire to deliver compassion to people in very difficult situations through acts of service.
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The "A" Family

Closed Country/Middle East
The “A” Family has been serving in the Middle East for over 20 years, seeking to point the brokenhearted to the Healer and to faithfully announce that captives can be set free by the power of God’s great grace.
Acct #: 115002

David potts

Los Angeles
David is a full time Cru missionary serving as a campus director for several high schools across the metro LA and Orange County areas. His desire is to help kids on every high school campus hear the gospel and to give everyone an opportunity to find and follow Jesus.

Hung & angie thach

Los Angeles
Hung and Angie have served with Cru for the past 22 years and Hung currently serves as the City Director for Cru High School Los Angeles. Their passion is to help bring the love and truth of Jesus to teenagers around their city and the world. Their family embraces the messiness of ministry and loves sharing life with the staff, college students, and teens in which they have privilege of serving and leading.

Casey cashen

Los Angeles
Casey has been a part of Cru since he fell in love with Jesus in 2005. In 2010, he joined Cru in a part-time capacity, serving in Chattanooga. In 2013, the Lord gave him a burden to move to L.A. to pursue the over 1 million unreached teens in the greater Los Angeles area!

The "C" Family

Southern California
The “C” Family serves in an immigrant community in Southern California. They are seeking to raise up disciple-makers amongst Middle Eastern families who are far from God. They engage the culture through English tutoring, soccer clinics, media, park outreach, and connecting with families in their apartment complex.
Donate: Account: "3681-00"

JM

USA
“J” was sent out by Calvary Chatt in 2015 to engage Muslim communities in the U.S. In 2007, a co-worker invited her to attend Calvary, where she gave her life to Jesus. Soon thereafter, God gave her a heart for the people of the Middle East and she has had the privilege to engage with them ever since. “J” shows her love for the community by tutoring them in ESL and Citizenship classes as well as through teaching exercise to women as a way to build relationships and share the gospel. Her desire is to see a Disciple Making Movement catalyzed among Muslim immigrants, who themselves take the gospel back to their home countries.

Marius & Amanda Du Plooy

USA
Marius and Amanda have been evangelizing and discipling Arabs for the past 20 years. Currently, they are working with a project that focuses on reaching Arabic speakers within the United States. They also work to encourage and train the local church to reach out to Muslims and to be a light for the nations!
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The “G” Family

USA
The “G” Family was sent out by Calvary Chatt in 2017 to engage Muslim communities in the U.S. through education, service, and relationship-building. Their work includes teaching handyman skills to men, tutoring in ESL and Citizenship, and utilizing their “tent-making” jobs to build relationships and share the gospel. Their desire is to see a Disciple Making Movement catalyzed among Muslim immigrants, who themselves take the gospel back to their home countries.

Ryan & Amy Geist

Lifelines - Outdoor Ministry of Cru
Asheville, NC
Ryan and Amy have been married for 10 years and have two kids. They are passionate about helping college students experience Christ in an authentic way, while allowing them to grow through wrestling with tough questions. In 2021, they are transitioning from Cru at UTC to pioneer a new outdoor ministry in Asheville, NC called Lifelines. Ryan and Amy are excited to be taking what they’ve learned in Chattanooga to a new city and to new students!

CALEB COX

Kona, Hawaii
Caleb serves at Youth With A Mission (YWAM), a youth-focused, missions movement that touches most nations on earth. Having served as a church planter in the Middle East, Caleb seeks to multiply more missionaries through leading discipleship schools out of Kona, Hawaii, where he helps train, teach, launch, and support individuals and teams living in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

Umbrella Tree

Umbrella Tree is an educational non-profit in Michigan. By offering English (ESL), Citizenship and handyman classes free of charge to the immigrant community, UT teachers are able to build long-term relationships with their students to help them grow and thrive. UT continues to serve in Michigan and has recently expanded its work overseas.

Final Command Ministries

Final Command is an international, Christ-following ministry, committed to multiplying disciples by joining God in the rapid expansion of His Kingdom. FCM helps people discover God, obey Him, and train them to replicate what they experience by sharing with others.

With open eyes

Worldwide
With Open Eyes accelerates the sharing and teaching of the Good News of Jesus Christ to some of the most unreached and underserved peoples of the world. They do so through biblical training and discipleship, by providing transportation for their leaders, and by meeting the physical and emotional needs of the communities.

praying friends of the bridegroom

Chattanooga & Worldwide
God has called Margaret Arant to lead a prayer ministry that seeks to follow God’s Word and His Spirit by praying for people of all nations to know His love and peace. They work with churches and ministries worldwide, pray for their local churches, and help support children, teens, adults, pastors and teachers in various countries with daily necessities and Bible study materials.