Matt and Apryl Haynes
Matt and Apryl Haynes are English teachers in Iraqi Kurdistan. They enjoy living among the people there and are learning the Kurdish language while they are teaching.
Nick and Michaela Dunn
Nick and Michaela are the proud parents of four wonderful children: Jerusha (our oldest grandchild), Jeshurun, Abishai, and Damaris. The family has faithfully served as missionaries in a closed country for nearly 15 years.
Caleb and Anastasia Haynes
Caleb is in law enforcement with a North Texas agency.
Joel and Fabiola Haynes
Joel and Fabiola Haynes are missionaries to the Navajo Nation. They are sent out of our home church, Trinity Baptist Church of Arlington, Texas.
Joel and Fabi started a church in the community of Nazlini, about 20 miles north of Ganado. The start date for this new work was July 29, 2012. In August of 2015, this work was turned over to a Navajo pastor, Bro. Fernando Jones. Joel also helped us with the launch of Ganado Baptist Bible College, which began in August of 2012. Joel and Fabi have started a new work in the community of Pinon called Strong Hold Baptist Church. They also planted Chambers Baptist Church in Chambers, Arizona. Feel free to visit Joel's website to learn more about the ministry God has called them to do.
Joel and Fabi have five sons; Joel, Jr., who was born on June 26, 2010; Judah Mark who was born on April 14, 2012; Joseph Titus (He goes by Titus), was born October 8, 2014; Justus Lloyd who was born on May 16, 2017, and Jonas James who was born on June 26, 2019.
Jason and Keturah Humada
Keturah was involved in many different aspects of the ministry in Ganado. She worked in the Children's Church and sang in the Choir.
Keturah graduated from Faith Bible Institute in our church. She finished her High School work while in China.
Keturah married Jason Humada on August 22, 2020. It was a lovely wedding and the gospel was preached and folks were saved.
Jason and Keturah live in Rio Communities, New Mexico. She works in the financial industry while Jason works for a pest control company out of Albuquerque. They are members of True Light Baptist Church in Los Lunas, New Mexico where Bro. Matthew Wooten is the pastor.
Chris and Tirzah Cowan
Tirzah graduated from the Nursing Program at Northland Pioneer College in Winslow, Arizona. She took a medical missions trip to the Amazon in July of 2017.
Tirzah taught a Sunday School class for many years. She also taught in the Children's Church ministry and sang in the church choir.
On October 27, 2017, Tirzah married Bro. Chris Cowan. He works on staff with his father, Pastor Doug Cowan, at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Chris and Tirzah are the proud parents of twins, Nathanael Edward and Naomi Tirzah! They were born on September 10, 2019. They were blessed with a third child on December 7, 2021 when they welcomed Nehemiah Christopher Cowan into the world. They are expecting a new little one in October of 2023.
David and Esther Moncibaiz
Esther and David were married on March 29, 2014. David's family are longtime members of our home church in Arlington and are wonderful people.
Esther graduated as Valedictorian from Trinity Baptist Bible College in May of 2013 where she majored in Secretarial Science.
While growing up on the Reservation, Esther was active in many aspects of the work. She assisted in Sunday School and sang often with her mom and sister. She was a special education assistant for two years in the Ganado Unified School District. She was also a martial arts instructor.
Esther and David are now living in Chambers, Arizona, where David is the Pastor at Chambers Baptist Church.