Our Missionary Friends

Lombard CRC proudly supports numerous local and worldwide Christian Reformed ministries. Please take a moment to read more about each ministry. We encourage you to reach out to these ministries either directly or through our Prayer Request page.

Middle East Reformed Fellowship

Rev. Victor Atallah


P.O. Box 1904
Holland, MI 49422-1904

Broadcasting Christian messages in the Arabic language, MERF reaches many in Muslim countries who would otherwise never hear the Christian message. John Calvin Center in Cyprus also provides Reformed Theological education for pastors of small churches from Africa and the Middle East.


Mac & Jeanne Wiener

Mac & Jeanne Wiener 889/667,

The President 889 Sukhumvit Road,

Thai Ban Mai  Mueang Samut Prakan,

Samut Prakan, Thailand 10280

Mac Weiner traveled to Thailand in 2023 to become first school chaplain for a three year old school, where he plans middle and high school chapels, helps out with KNP (Nursery, Kindergarten and Primary) chapels, establishes supportive relationships with the staff and serves on the school's leadership team. You can follow Mac & Jeanne's journey @ mactrees40.substack.com


Resonate Global Missions




1700 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508-1407



Rev. Jeong & Misook Gho


Rev. Jeong and Misook Gho focus on developing new Christian leaders in Japan as well as surrounding countries. They minister to seminarians, Christian leaders, and lead many educational seminars.


West Africa

Mike & Victoria Van Der Dyke


Since 1979, Mike Van Der Dyke has served in Nigeria and the West Africa region with Resonate Global Mission and the Mission Board of the Christian Reformed Church of Nigeria.


Many Peoples Church

Rev. John & Ruth Hoekwater


  (773) 727-3827

Many Peoples Church is active in worship, weekly Bible studies. They are active in the neighborhood with their Common Cup coffee shop and numerous partnerships with non-profits.


Lawndale CRC Lighthouse

Pastor Jim Wolff


  (773) 658-2041 / (773) 626-3079

1240 Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60623

Lawndale CRC Lighthouse provides enrichment opportunities, academic support and mentoring for 60 students, 5th thru 12th grade, led by a team from YMEN (Young Men’s Educational Network).

Over 40 students participate in a Bible study / Basketball program.
Leaders and students serve at My Brother’s Kitchen on Saturdays, feeding about 200 people a hot, healthy meal each week.


Youth With A Mission

Timothy Wiener


15422 CR 455
Montverde, FL 34756

Youth With A Mission is a global movement of Christians from many cultures, age groups, and Christian traditions, dedicated to serving Jesus throughout the world. Timothy serves in YWAM Orlando, where people from all over the world come to be trained and sent out.


ReFrame Ministries - Spanish

Rev. Huascar de la Cruz



Mission India



PO Box 141312
Grand Rapids MI 49514



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Jesus came and told His disciples... "Go and make disciples of all nations."
~ Matthew 28:18a, 19