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Matt has served with Campus Crusade for Christ for almost 30 years. After joining staff in 1986, he worked with the campus ministry at UC Irvine and then in Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Zaklina became a Christian through Campus Crusade for Christ at the University of Belgrade and joined staff in 1994. They served with the JESUS Film Project in California, focusing on Eastern Europe and Russia.They returned to Eastern Europe in 2005. Matt serves as the administrative coordinator for Global Church Movements for all of Eastern Europe, working with the area team in Budapest (telecommuting and traveling and mentoring the GCM staff in Serbia and Romania). The goal of GCM is to see a vital biblical faith community in every village, neighborhood and high-rise. They live in Split, Croatia where they are also planting a church. - from cru.org
John and Kelsey met in Kelsey's home town, Los Angeles, and four years later, got married. After living and learning in Memphis, Tennessee for two years, they knew God was guiding them towards joining a church planting team in the arts district of Valencia, Russafa (Spain). They have been in Valencia since August 2014. - from christianassociates.org
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For over 12 years Matt (from the UK) and Jess (from the South Bay) have been working with Frontiers, reaching out to Muslims in the United States, South Asia and Southeast Asia. They met and got married in 2007 and have 3 children. They have been involved with earthquake and tsunami relief work, English teaching and community development, but their greatest passion has always been to bring the Good News to Muslims. Currently they are working for Frontiers in the UK as mobilisers and trainers for those with a heart for the unreached peoples of the world. They are also involved in outreach to Muslims in their hometown (near London) where there are 20,000 Pakistani Muslims.