Those We Support

Renita Reed-Thompson works with International Christian Ministries (ICM) in Kenya. Renita works with pastors and churches by establishing Christ-centered Marketplace Ministries. For more information on Renita's work, please visit her blog at

Steve and Kim Holtrop serve with Christian Reformed World Missions in Nicaragua. Steve works with church leaders at the Nehemiah Center as they seek to collaborate and apply a biblical worldview to everyday life. For more about their ministry, visit their site.

Mark and Nancy VanderWees serve with World Renew in Nicaragua. Mark is involved in projects from agricultural and health work to community organizing and leadership training. For more information about their ministry, please visit their site.

Mark and Heather Knetsch are planting Resurrection Life Church through Christian Reformed Home Missions in Cary, North Carolina. For more information about their ministry, please go to

John and Geraldine Bouwers are planting Crosstowne Church in Milton, Ontario through Christian Reformed Home Missions. For more information about their work, please visit

Willemina Zwart is the Missional Pastor of the South Coast Beach Project, a ministry equipping young adults with a Christ-centred kingdom imagination by means of a summer experience through intentional Christian community living, mentors who integrate faith and vocation, meaningful connection to a local congregation, and the lived context of local seasonal employment. And all this within 15 – 20 minutes of Ontario’s south coast!