Jeff Brooks

Jeff has served as our Senior Minister since September 2011.  A passionate and gifted speaker, he loves to teach the simple truth of the Bible in an engaging and memorable way.  He describes himself primarily as a sinner saved by grace.  A proud graduate of Abilene Christian University, Jeff has served churches first as a…

Vitorio Vitalone

Vittori and Tonio Vitalone Viale Lina Cavalieri 58 00139 Rome, Italy Phone 39-06.97998626 Vittorio and Tonia Vitalone are our newest missionaries, living in Rome, Italy. Vittorio is an anesthesiologist by trade and a teacher/preacher by choice. He works as a doctor three or four days a week to support his family, and spends the remaining…

Franco Verardi

Franco and AnnaMaria Ferardi work alongside the Vitalones working mainly with youth from all over Italy. Italy has about 50 small congregations that they try to teach and encourage. The Verardis are now supported by Lake Cities as we partner with churches in Golden, Colorado and Ovilla, Texas, individuals from the US as well as brethren…

Kelly Tomasi

Kelly and Kelci Tomasi were added to our team in early 2014 after a “casual” Wednesday night visit with Lake Cities. We quickly discovered several prior connections and helped send them to Niteroi, Brazil (near Rio) to join a team there.  The World Cup helped them meet many new friends and blend into the culture.…

Roberto Rubio, Jr.

Roberto, Jr., and Jessie McBride Rubio married in 2013 after meeting in Quito, Equador while “Betillo” was in preaching school there. Jessie’s parents were American missionaries in Equador and Peru for many years. Betillo and Jessie are also teaching, preaching, and ministering in and around Leon, Mexico. Mailing Address Monaco 209B Oriental de Anaya. Leon,…

Justin Cherry

The Cherry family, Justin, Jennifer, Rylee, Gavin and Zane, returned to New Zealand from their stateside visit in February, 2015. Since then they have been very busy working with the mission team and board members of the Discovery Church to plan for the future. They are also excited to report that several new individual and…

Roberto Rubio

Roberto, Sr., and Esperanza Rubio have been ministering in Leon, Mexico, since 2005, after finishing preaching school in Toluca, Mexico. Roberto was converted in Texas in 2003 and started attending Lake Cities shortly thereafter. Roberto and Esperanza are very evangelistic and, just this year, started helping with an orphanage for which our “children’s jars” provide…