Bill Smith preaches and teaches vulnerable youth in the Kalamazoo area at places like the Juvenile Home and Lakeside Academy through Youth for Christ. Bill, and his wife, Sheryl, are members of ReCAST Church. Learn more about Bill’s ministry with Youth for Christ HERE.
Jim and Rachel Bennett (daughters Grace, Mary Emma, and Lydia) are on staff at Camp Barakel. They serve in the kitchen, musically during chapel services, and in office/administrative capacities. Learn more about the Bennetts HERE.
Dael and Abbie Kurti (Seth, Ben & Libby, and Elijah) are involved in evangelistic ministry at Western Michigan University with a special focus on the international student community. Dael also equips Christian leaders to effectively share the gospel on campus. They previously served as church planters in the Middle East.
The Mann family, Isaac and Kacie, and kiddos Judah age 9, Elly age 6, Hope age 3, serves in Manokwari, Papua, Indonesia by equipping leaders in the local church to lead, to serve, and to reach the lost and are associated with TEAM.
Wings of God is a female transition home in Paw Paw. They help women leaving incarceration learn to follow Christ and skills to help them get jobs and stay healthy. Learn more about this ministry HERE.
The Kalamazoo Gospel Mission serves the homeless of Kalamazoo and beyond. Serving thousands of meals a week and providing life recovery programs, they faithfully remain evangelical to the surrounding community. Learn more about the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission HERE.