Lakeside, PCA connects with local college campuses through financially supporting the ministry of Reformed University Fellowship. Specifically, we are connected to TCU in Fort Worth and UNT in Denton through this campus ministry. You can contact Campus Minister Bradford Greene (TCU) firstname.lastname@example.org and Justin Smith (UNT) email@example.com to learn how to connect with their ministry on campus.
Lakeside, PCA Mission to Belize
Since the summer of 2012, we have sent members from Lakeside to partner with MTW (our denominations missions agency) to send a mission team to serve on a short-term trip in Belize.
We've been involved in helping our brothers and sisters in Christ at Iglesia Evangelica Monte Sinai Presbyterian Church in Corozal through various projects on the church property. Members of our team also share the love of Christ in their community through Vacation Bible School.
Rev. Peter & Lauren Dishman
MTW Missionaries - Bogotá, Columbia
Peter and Lauren Dishman married at the end of 2013 and are excited to be seeding a new campus ministry through a strategic partnership between Mission to the World, Reformed University Fellowship (the missions and campus ministry arms of the Presbyterian Church in America), and the Iglesia Reformada Evangelica de Colombia. The Dishmans serve students of the National University of Colombia in Bogotá, the country’s largest, oldest, and most diverse public university. Founded in 1867, the UNAL has grown to over 40,000 students and has a reputation both for strong research and strong leftward leanings often erupting in agitation.
Larry & Sandra Rockwell
MTW Missionaries - Huaraz, Peru
Larry & Sandra first pursued short-term missions trips to Ecuador and Peru before being called to serve with MTW among the indigenous people group known as the Quechua in the Andes Mountains of Peru. In the mountain city of Huaraz, Larry trains and mentors the Quechua as God raises up men from among them to faithfully teach their own people in the isolated villages of the region. Larry and Sandra have been serving since 2003. They have three children; Lynae, Mackenzie and Jonathan.
Robbie & Lydia Sweet
MTW Missionaries - St. Andrews, Scotland
In 2013 the Lord called the Sweets to serve in St. Andrews, Scotland as part of MTW's Next Ministry. Next exists to serve the global church in engaging the emerging generation with the gospel. The Sweets will focus their efforts on serving with a local evangelical church plant. encouraging and equipping European leaders for next generation ministry, and will pursue ministry opportunities with the missionary kids serving in Europe.
Mark & Rachel Kim
MTW Missionaries - Nagoya, Japan
Mark & Rachel will partner with the Christ Bible Institute (CBI) and support the outreach and evangelism ministries that are run out of the community center/cafe. The darkness in Nagoya, Japan is real but even in that, the light shines more brightly. Join us in praying for the church in Japan and for the Spirit to move in drawing people to Himself as we prepare to go.
Rev. Robbie & Kelly Mills
MNA: Church Planter
New City Fellowship, Dallas
In 2016, the Mills were called by the Southwest Church Planting Network to plant a church among refugees and residents in Northwest Dallas. They moved to Texas the fall of 2016 and have been building relationships to make that vision a reality. They are thrilled to establish a Christ-centered church that welcomes people from every tribe, tongue and nation in North Texas.
Global Outreach - Nagoya, Japan
Cynthia lives and ministers in Nagoya, Japan with her adopted son Micah. She has a MA from Reformed Theological Seminary. She is with New Church "Nozomi" (Hope). Her primary ministry is to women with unplanned pregnancies.
Rev. John & Ellen Buerger
MTW Missionaries - Sophia, Bulgaria
John & Ellen met while attending college in Nebraska. The Lord laid it on their heart to adopt a little girl from Bulgaria, and during that process, they brought home a new daughter and a new calling to serve the people of Bulgaria through theological education and working with special needs families.
Robert & Kirsten Hasler
MNA - Ministry to State, Washington, DC
Robert is the Ministry Assistant for Ministry to State in Washington, DC where he participates in their ministry efforts for Hill staffers and other young professionals. He is a graduate of Hillsdale College and is currently pursuing an MDiv. from Covenant Theological Seminary. Robert and Kirsten moved to Washington, DC in 2015 and immediately fell in love with its history, culture, and people. Kirsten loves being a mom and teaches Children's Sunday School at their church. Their son James was born in 2018 and enjoys walks, avocado and wrestling with his dad.
Rev. John & Betsy Browne
MNA - Sheds of Hope, Dallas, TX
John is based out of Dallas, TX which is his central hub for disaster relief for Missions to North America. He leads disaster relief teams in different parts of the country for the PCA denomination. John says, "Each storm is a mission field and I am called to find new ways to help and reach those who do not yet know our wonderful Savior." He and his wife Betsy have been married for 39 years.