Missionaries Currently Raising Support

The work of RCA missionaries is funded by you! Much of their support is raised through Partnership-in-Mission (PIM) shares, which provide an ongoing base of support for RCA Global Mission. (Learn more about Global Mission and about current PIM shares.) 

The missionaries listed here are currently raising support. Click on a missionary to learn more and to donate to their work.

John and Lynn Hubers

John Hubers
professor and consultant for Christian-Muslim relations at Mekane Yesus Seminary

The Rev. Dr. John Hubers will help equip church leaders for sensitive, Christ-centered witness and dialogue with their Muslim neighbors. John and his wife, Lynne, will serve in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, once fully funded. 

Bob Abel

Bob Abel 
director of staff care for Remember Nhu in Thailand

Bob provides pastoral care and discipleship support to the international and local workers at Remember Nhu, an organization working to end child sex slavery around the world.

Doug McClintic
European church planting coordinator

Doug provides support, strategic coordination, and expertise to congregations, classes, regional synods, and other agencies in European church planting efforts. He partners North American congregations with the next generation of European churches to develop a strategy of local empowerment, collaboration, and evaluation. 

Bob Oliveira

Bob Oliveira
Brazil Strategic Impact Area project leader

Bob serves as a missionary liaison between North American RCA churches and the Presbyterian Church of Manaus. Bob forms and maintains strategic partnerships that collaborate with projects in Manaus, Brazil.

Pat and Kara Bloemendaal
pastoral and counseling work for CCCD

Pat will serve alongside the pastor of a Deaf church to continue growing the ministry of the Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf (CCCD). Kara will provide marriage and family counseling in the Deaf village and work with school staff to counsel the students at three residential campuses. Pat and Kara will also work alongside volunteer teams who come to serve the CCCD schools and village in Jamaica.

Cheryl Barnes
education facilitator for primary schools in Malawi

Cheryl will serve as education facilitator for the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP). She will work with the education secretaries and department personnel to improve the quality of education in CCAP primary schools in Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Rowland and Jane Van Es
professors at St. Paul’s University in Kenya

Jane and Rowland teach students who are preparing for ministry or a career in business at St. Paul’s University in Kenya.

Brian Renes
technical support with United Bible Societies

Brian  works in partnership with United Bible Societies. He provides technical computer help and training to United Bible Society mission staff and RCA Bible translators, reducing the time required to translate Scripture into native languages.

Albino and Sandy Rodriguez
executive director and administrator of La Casa del Maestro

Albino and Sandy mentor youth in Peru who have moved from rural settings to an urban environment. They host workshops and seminars that focus on biblical discipleship and vocational training.

Peter and Patty Ford
professor at Near East School of Theology in Lebanon

Peter and Patty serve the Near East School of Theology in Lebanon, one of the only accredited Protestant theological seminaries in the Arab world. Peter teaches courses in Christian-Muslim relations and Patty serves in the library.