Dick Duerksen Joins Maranatha
Well known speaker and mission enthusiast Dick Duerksen
wife Brenda are joining Maranatha
full-time to promote the Maranatha
experience all over the world.
Dick will begin working as Assistant to the President in the Fall of 2006.
The specific role of the Duerksens will be to reach large groups of people with mission stories and to motivate many people to a greater involvement with God through missions.
will continue to host Maranatha
Mission Stories and the intent is for that program to become a weekly production.
and Brenda will be available for camp meetings, church presentations and seminars.
is a master storyteller and telling the stories of mission for all age groups will help people better understand what God is doing all over the world.
Don Noble, President of Maranatha Volunteers International says, "The rich background that Dick has in speaking, marketing and leadership is a perfect fit for this position.
Most recently the Vice President for Mission Development at Florida Hospital, Dick has always been involved in spiritual work.
Dick has been the host of the Maranatha Mission Stories television show since its first episode.
and Brenda are pleased to join the Maranatha
cause full time.