Who are we? We are a church plant formed for the joint efforts between Global Mission Nepal and First Baptist Church Matthews set to reach the lost locally and globally. We are image bearers of God, uniquely created in different colors, languages, ethnicities, and nationalities, but of the same family representing Revelation 5:9, Revelation 7:9 and invite all to worship to with us.
Vision: We seek to reach the lost in the greater Matthews area, worship God together as the body of Christ and make disciples of all the nations in Mecklenburg county. (Matthew 16:18, Luke 15, Matthew 28:19-20, and Acts 1:8).
Mission: Our mission is to recruit Christ's believers, equip and deploy them to reach our local, Matthews-based, and global communities to bring the knowledge of Christ to all in which we come in contact. (2 Timothy 3:17, Ephesians 4:11-12).
Goal: By 2030, we seek to grow our relationships and disciples to build a Christ-centered community of reproducible church families throughout Mecklenburg county. (Matthew 28:19-20, and Acts 1:8; Acts 13:1-3).
What do we believe? We believe the Bible is the word of God from Genesis to Revelation. We believe, "All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work." (2 Timothy 3:16-17 and 2 Peter 1:20-21)
James is an award-winning musician focused on worship to serve God. He is the first Indian gospel artist to win an international award. He has won 3 IMEA awards and one Akademia award for his music.
He was born and raised in a Buddhist and Hindu family. His youth was not an easy one as his mother abandoned him and he was raised by his grandparents. Without any strong family guidance, he was unable to complete his education and eventually despaired of life itself. However, by the grace of God he turned to Christ and subsequently desired to serve the Lord who saved him. He has faithfully served the cause of Christ for the last 20 years in youth and worship ministry. In 2008 James married his wife, Imlinaro, and they have two children: a son Nicholas, and daughter Norah Emily.
James' passion is to serve God with music and bring an offering of worship before God's throne.
Tony is a tech geek with a heart for missions. He was born in Ohio and grew up in Matthews, NC, as an agnostic. God led him to his wife, Tamara, in 2007. After their marriage in 2009, he began to realize there was something missing in his soul. Tamara's family and his co-worker began pouring the love of Jesus and the gospel into him throughout this time. In 2011, he accepted Jesus Christ into his heart, made a public confession in early 2012 and was baptized in July 2013. Tamara and Tony dove head first into strengthening their faith, love for God and each other and serving in the churches which they have attended. Tony has been working in the information technology field in various capacities and most recently as the IT lead at a large, well-known consulting firm, where he manages a team of 11 and ensures highest quality services for their clients.
Tony and Tamara have two kids, Bella (8) and Remy (6).
For fun, they love traveling and camping in their travel trailer while visiting new places. Tony also enjoys photography, backpacking, the mountains and motorcycles (but doesn't ride anymore). He has a strong heart for serving and doing it in the way Jesus calls us to serve.
Bob is a missionary with a passion for discipleship. He grew up in Illinois and France, had the blessings of a Christian home, trusted Christ at a young age, and was baptized in college. He has a Bachelor of Science (Microbiology) from Purdue University and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from University of Illinois. He has been involved in almost every area of church life including music and worship, Vacation Bible School, Awanas, community outreach, Bible teaching, elder and deacon council as well as short- and long-term overseas missions. Bob's passion is helping Christians understand the reliability of God's word and the wonderful blessing that is the Church, as well as using science to open doors to the gospel. He has been married to Karen for 43 years. They have 3 grown children and four grandchildren.
We're going to gather every Friday virtually while we are asked by authorities to distance during the COVID-19 virus. This is a time for us to meet and fellowship as a church family, invite others, share, eat and pray.
Whether you are already involved in a worship team and want to refine your skills or you desire to serve in your worship team, or you just want to discover more about what is expected of us as worshippers - this is the place you've got to be.
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Global Mission Church Charlotte, Inc.
2513 Clam Bed Ct
Matthews, North Carolina 28105