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Organizations & Missionaries We Support

Arrive Ministries
Arrive Ministries, a ministry of Transform MN, is a refugee resettlement agency in the Twin Cities that engages the local church in the task of welcoming refugees and immigrants throughout Minnesota.
Contact: 612.798.4332

Connected Families
Connected Families brings hope and strength to families by providing restorative and proactive services. Connected Families also conducts seminars and workshops, and offers coaching, counseling and consulting.
Contact: Connected Families, 952.448.3625

Converge Worldwide
Converge Worldwide is a movement of churches working together to start and strengthen more churches in order to see lives and communities changed by the power of the Gospel.
Contact: Converge Worldwide, 800.323.4215

Damascus Way
Damascus Way, a ministry of Transform MN, is a Christ-centered reentry program for adult men who are exiting prison. The program consists of a variety of services including housing, counseling, employment assistance, and spiritual and accountability groups.
Contact: 763.545.6558

FaithSearch International
FaithSearch International presents evidence for the Christian faith through resources including outreach and training seminars, media resources and discipleship programs.
Contact: FaithSearch International, 952.401.4501

The Inner City Ministry of Cru
(formerly, Here’s Life Inner City)
The Inner City Ministry of Cru serves and mobilizes the church to live out God’s heart for the poor, so that all can grow in Christ to build spiritual movements everywhere.
Contact: The Inner City Ministry of Cru, 612.338.0999

Invest in Kids

Invest in Kids is a program of the District 112 foundation that funds opportunities for enriching experiences that would otherwise be financially out of reach for families. Westwood participates in the Stop Hunger Initiative at Chaska High School.
Contact: Rene Brehm, 952.224.7467

Love In the Name of Christ (INC)
Love INC is a group of Christians – churches and other organizations – dedicated to showing Christ’s love to the families of Eastern Carver County.
Contact:,, 952.448.2508

Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge
Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge (MNTC) restores hope to individuals struggling with drug and alcohol addiction by offering a range of services including treatment, faith-based recovery, and aftercare and prevention programs.
Contact: 612.373.3366

New Life Family Services
New Life Family Services (NLFS), a ministry of Transform MN, exists to honor the sanctity of life by assisting clients with life-affirming decisions with the love and compassion of Jesus Christ.

Shine in the World Ministries (Shine)
Shine brings the Good News of Jesus Christ to communities around the world through high impact partnerships and evangelistic events. Shine is a vehicle for global evangelism, leadership training and good governance advocacy.
Contact: Shine, 612.220.7999

Timber Bay
Timber Bay, a Youth Investment ministry, sponsors community outreaches, camps and retreat centers in order to effect new attitudes and behaviors in youth and to create a sense of purpose and community.
Contact: Timber Bay, Mark McKeever, 952.994.7479

Transform Minnesota
Transform Minnesota is a regional network of evangelicals united behind a common vision and desire to see the Gospel and Christ’s Kingdom transform the state.
Contact: Transform Minnesota, 612.866.0462


Global Missionaries

Dan & Jenny Higgins
Campus Crusade for Christ (Cru)
We mobilize the world’s greatest messengers – college students – with the world’s greatest message – the Gospel – to the places in the world with the greatest need.
Contact: Dan and Jenny Higgins

Laura Caponigro
Campus Outreach (Thailand)
I build relationships with Thai college students in order to share the Good News of Jesus Christ, disciple them in their faith, and help them share the Gospel with others.
Contact: Laura Caponigro

Matt & Keri Burton
Campus Crusade for Christ
We come alongside the executive leaders of Cru to help resource their ministries. The result is countless lives around the world being impacted for eternity.
Contact: Matt and Keri Burton

Dr. Sammy & Suzanne Wanyonyi

Shine in the World Ministries
We focus on global evangelism, leadership development and good governance advocacy. We take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to communities around the world through high impact partnerships and events.
Contact: Dr. Sammy and Suzanne Wanyonyi

Virgil & Kathy Anderson
Campus Crusade for Christ (Cru)
We help our Cru staff and volunteers multiply churches around the world. We are working on a website for mapping and measurements, to help us track how our mission is going.
Contact: Virgil Anderson

Local Based Missionaries

Ann Nelson
Campus Outreach (St. Thomas)
Campus Outreach is a discipleship-based ministry that raises up lovers and laborers for the Gospel of Jesus Christ on the college campus. I disciple 10-12 college-aged women at the University of St.  Thomas by teaching them how to study the Bible and share the good news of Jesus Christ.
Contact: Ann Nelson

Curt & Judi Quiner
International Ministerial Fellowship – Motorcycle Ministry
We reach motorcyclists with the love and salvation of Jesus by providing church services at motorcycle rallies, biker blessings, weddings, funerals, as well as listening and praying for daily concerns.
Contact: Curt and Judi Quiner

John & Carolyn Quam
Mission America
We connect ministries, churches and networks together around specific projects or specific people groups for the global expansion of the church.
Contact: John and Carolyn Quam