Samaria: Americas

The Samaria Region covers North, Central & South America. 

The purpose of the Samaria Regional team is to provide overall care to the missionaries and organizations sent and supported by CBC within the region. Care includes, prayer, regular communication, and home assignment ministry.

  • Kurt & Andréa Eichstadt

    Kurt & Andréa Eichstadt

    GLobal Digital Strategies, Cru


    Kurt works as part of a team that provides tools and information to the global network of ministries in Cru/CCCI to more effectively reach non-believers for Christ. His department helps leverage digital spaces & tools in order to spread the Gospel around the world (especially to hard to reach countries), and to provide resources & ...

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  • Joe & Sharon Goodman

    Joe & Sharon Goodman

    New Tribes Mission

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    Joe and Sharon previously served in Panama for 24 years, first in tribal church planting and then as Field Director. Since January 2014, Joe has served as NTM USA Director of Member Care and Sharon is his Assistant. Joe coordinates and gives leadership to the Member Care and MK team of about 25 people. They provide care and encouragement for ...

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  • Ray & Myrtle Morris

    Ray & Myrtle Morris

    Leadership and Training--South America


    Ray and Myrtle served as missionaries in South and Central America since 1962. They now reside in Neenah and continue in ministry to Hispanic church leaders in South and Central America as well as in the USA. Ray conducts leadership and training programs and ministries for many Spanish speaking pastors and Christian workers, and especially for ...

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  • Allison Lucht

    Allison Lucht

    New Tribes Mission

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    Allison spent 3 years in the Tarahumara mountain village, learning language and culture. After having to transfer to Chihuahua City in 2000, she continued working with local Tarahumara people at the Brickyard. Now she has an itinerant ministry, basing out of Wisconsin. She helps other missionaries produce Bible story videos and Bible teaching ...

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  • Manuel & Lucy  Carrasco

    Manuel & Lucy Carrasco

    Teachers--SIM-Chili


    Manuel & Lucy's main area of ministry is managing holistic development projects among the rural Mapuche Indian people in southern Chile. While serving as spiritual leaders, Manuel and Lucy, both teachers, also work to raise the quality of life by giving them tools needed to become self-reliant and more capable of coping with family ...

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  • Les & Debbie Bowden

    Les & Debbie Bowden

    New Tribes Retirement Center

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    Les and Debbie serve in Food Service (cooks) and Personal Care to 17 retired missionaries who live in the Independent/Assisted Living Facility at NTM Retirement Homes in Sanford, Florida. Les serves on the Directive Committee, helping with the oversight of nearly 140 retired missionaries and 36 staff members, involving setting policies, member ...

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  • Steve & Laura Blevins

    Steve & Laura Blevins

    IT Staff, Campus Crusade for Christ


    Steve is IT Manager for International and Atlanta offices of "Campus Crusade". He is involved in developing secure financial technology to streamline the giving process to fund mission efforts for 120 Cru offices overseas. Laura is involved in a preschool and counseling ministry in their local church.

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  • Gene & Carol Burton

    Gene & Carol Burton

    Ethnos Commission

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    Gene & Carol are involved in developing Indian Bible Church in inner-city Denver, ministering in evangelism, visitation, counseling, teaching, and training of leaders. The church attracts people of all nationalities in the area. Gene also provides leadership on the boards of Flagstaff Mission to the Navajos and Christian Discipleship Center (a ...

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  • Joe & Kandi Depue

    Joe & Kandi Depue

    New Tribes Mission


    Joe and Kandi both grew up in South America.They are currently on a team working among the Baníwa people in a remote area in Brazil. They will be learning the language and culture and building relationships in order to evangelize, teach, and disciple the believers.

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  • Tom & Amy Gardner

    Tom & Amy Gardner

    Village Missions

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    Tom serves as pastor at Middleton Gospel Chapel. MGC is the only church in town with average attendance around 30. The town consists of 2 lake districts and several other small neighborhoods. Middleton is home to about 1700 residents and is just opening their own elementary school. Tom is involved in several committees in town, teaches a free ...

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  • Phil & Valeree Poulson

    Phil & Valeree Poulson

    New Tribes Mission


    Phil and Valeree serve on the leadership team of NTM ministry in a South American country. They travel to tribal villages where NTM missionaries are working, for the purpose of assisting the teams to be more effective in their roles as church planters, giving them direction, vision, and encouragement.

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  • International Justice Mission

    International Justice Mission

    Sex Trafficking Awareness

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    International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that secures justice for victims of slavery, sexual exploitation, and other forms of violent oppression. IJM lawyers, investigators, and aftercare professionals work with local officials in 12 countries in Asia, Latin America, and Africa to ensure immediate victim rescue and aftercare, to ...

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