US Missions  
Vision Statement: U.S. Missions will establish a replication presence through its missionaries, chaplains, and project volunteers in every special needs group, ethnic group and cultural environment in America to execute the Great Commission so that none perish.

Seven Windows:
1. Chaplaincy Ministries
2. Chi Alpha Campus Ministries
3. Intercultural Ministries
4. Missionary Church Planters & Developers
5. Teen Challenge International
6. U.S. Maps
7. Youth Alive
Minnesota Home Missionaries  
Richard & Kim Baker - Youth Alive
Youth Alive exists to create an opportunity for every student on every campus in every community to hear The Message of Hope at least once every four years.  This is accomplished through students praying and reaching out at school as well as uniting with other believers on campus and through school assembly outreaches.
Phone: 507-775-7161    Email:

Larry & Carolyn Campbell - Intercultural Ministries: Persons with Disabilities
Larry and Carolyn work not only to create awareness of the need to include people with intellectual disabilities in the church family but also works hands on with people with disabilities. They hold Friend 2 Friend Chapels, a service designed for people with disabilities.
Phone: 920-382-7802   Email:

Daniel & Sarah DeLaForest - Chi Alpha Missionary Associate
Daniel and Sarah work with Chi Alpha Duluth.
 Phone: 651-558-6017  Email:

Chris & Monica DeLaurentis - Life Center
Chris and Monica started ICCM, the Inner City Church of Minneapolis, in 1993 from their home in the poorest and most crime-ridden neighborhood in the Twin Cities.  Since then, they ahve dispatched launch teams to plant churches in Miami and New York and have pioneered inner city churches in Chicago, St. Paul, as well as a Hispanic church.  ICCM is now known as Life Center. Phone: 612-870-0000    Email:

Emory & Cynthia Dively - Deaf Culture Ministries Emory and Cindy pastor four churches for the deaf community in Minnesota.  Cindy also works with the Deaf Women Fellowship of Minnesota.

Grant & Danielle Hoel - Chi Alpha Missionary Associate
Grant and Danielle Hoel serve as missionaries with University of Christian Fellowship at the University of Minnesota Duluth.  Their focus is to love students and connect them to Jesus.  Through supportive communities of prayer, worship, discipleship, and mission, students will find purpose and identity in Christ to transform the university, the marketplace, and the world.
Phone: 763-439-0943      Email:

Gia Tou & May Lee - Intercultural Ministries: Hmong
Hmong World Ministires, the "Voice of Hope" broadcasts the Gospel throughout the world through the internet, radio stations and special phones.  The Lees desire to share the Gospel, train leaders, provide counseling and build churches within the Hmong community, of which 70,000 Hmong people live in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Email:

Julie & Christopher Manthey - Chi Alpha Missionary Associate
Julie is the Missions Pastor, disciples women adn oversees the bookkeeping of the University of MN - Twin Cities Chi Alpha.
Phone: 507-401-1470   Email: 

Michelle Mergens - Chi Alpha Missionary Associate
Michelle works with digital design, social media, preaching, women's ministry and discipleship for Chi Alpha Duluth. 
Phone: 907-267-9534 Email:

Rich & Lynette Scherber - Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge
Our mission is to assist teens and adults in gaining freedom from chemical addictions and other life controlling problems by addressing their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.  We currently serve about 500 people at a time with five Minneapolis locations, one in Duluth, Brainerd, and Rochester is scheduled to open in January 2014.  We also have the Teen Challenge Leadership Institute in Minneapolis for MnTC graduates to pursue their education.     Phone: 612-373-3366   Email:

Jim & Cara T. - Chi Alpha Missionary Associate
Through Japanese Student Connections, Jim is able to build strong relationships with the Japanese students attending the University of Minnesota and other Twin Cities area colleges, which opens the door for them to experience the love of God.  During the students' time in Minnesota, Jim provides opportunities for them to grow in knowledge of God and build a foundation that will follow them as they return to their native country.
Phone: 641-455-6747  Email:

Wes & Nancy Vagle - US MAPS
Wes and Nancy help coordinate volunteers to assist churches and ministry institutions with construction and evangelism projects.  They have spent many months working on the construciton at Lake Geneva Christian Center.
Phone: 612-839-0364  
District Endorsed Missionaries  
Tony & Jill Geselle - Tree Top Kids
Tree Top Kids serves children, youth and families in at-risk communities. We make our home in the highest concentration of mobile home communities in the state of Minnesota. There are 26 target communities in a 15 mile radius. We help kids grow in 4 key areas of life: Physical, Mental, Spiritual and Social.
Phone: 651-983-5581

Kevin & Jennifer Senapatiratne - Christ Connection
Engaging people and churches through the power of prayer ministry.  We are also on a journey to raise up 100,000 people to pray for pastors and leaders.
Phone: 612-424-1432
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