Sponsored missionaries

We have been blessed here at LifePointe with the opportunity to partner with missionaries all over the world to support them financially as well as with prayer. Find out more about each of the missionaries below, and if you are led, feel free to help support them as well.

  • Tom & Vicky Arabis

    Tom and Vicky have been ministering in Portugal since 1990 in leadership training through theological education. Their primary thrust is teaching, Tom in the areas of Christian Education, Bible and Hermeneutics/Bible Study Methodology, while Vicky teaches in the area of Bible. Besides serving as professors, they are or have also been involved over the years in various other educational roles such as Academic Dean, Curriculum Coordinator, and Administrative Director, among many others. Their desire is to prepare Christian leaders who can influence the growth of God’s Kingdom in Portugal, including the development of a church planting movement in the least-reached areas in Portugal.

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  • Bruce & Etah Gower

    Bruce serves on the administrative team in the Eastern European & Russia headquarters office, overseeing the development of evangelism and discipleship materials that are used in the 18 countries of the area. Etah is a full-time mother of two children whose main area of outreach is to the Hungarian mothers who live in our neighborhood.

  • Phil & Shelly Harms

    Phil and Shelly Harms are missionaries serving with Wycliffe Associates in Indonesia. Their family has committed to live as full time missionaries in the field, with Phil serving as a Technology Advancement Specialist. Phil is married to Shelly and they have two children, Simon and Sophie.

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  • Tom & Cathy Ratliff

    Tom and Cathy Ratliff are part of a national ministry called Racers For Christ. They have been serving as Team RFC Chaplains for over 20 years. Tom began his service in 1992 as a volunteer local track chaplain while serving a church in Bradenton, FL. One year later Tom and Cathy stepped out in faith to become full time Series Chaplains for The Super Chevy Show. They enjoyed 9 wonderful years serving the Super Chevy Series. In 2001 Tom became the Team RFC Southeast Region Director.

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  • Trey & Kelsey Schmitt

    Trey and Kelsey are currently overseas working to begin a new campus movement in the target area of Egaleo, Greece (a suburb of Athens). They are under the organization CRU, who's vision is to reach every student on every campus in every nation with the story of Jesus. To find out more or to help support them financially, please visit their page.

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