people groups

We equip the local church to reach international people groups in Texas.



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  • Dan Acharya

    Missions Strategies Associate

    Dan Acharya serves as a Missions Strategies Associate, leading People Group ministries.

    Born into a Hindu family and raised as a Brahmin priest, Dan was introduced as a teenager to his Savior through John 15:16. He has been in ministry over 27 years as a church planter and evangelist both in Asia and Texas. He has seen God plant over 285 churches throughout his years in ministry.

    He is married to Narola, with one son, Sevak.

  • Anna Whitson

    Missions Ministry Assistant

    Anna Whitson serves as a Ministry Assistant.

    Anna manages People Group Ministry trainings, ESL trainings, Global Hunger Relief grants, Annie Armstrong and Lottie Moon Offerings.

  • Martin Gonzalez

    People Group Facilitator

    Martin Gonzalez serves as People Group Strategist for the Houston area.

    Martin has served as a leader and pastor in churches in Texas, and as a missionary to people groups in Mexico and Nepal. In 2012 Martin founded Glocal Bridges, a mobilization and equipping ministry focused on the foreign born communities. Martin has 30 years of ministry experience and holds a Certificate of Theology, a Bachelors in Biblical Studies and a Masters in Theological Studies with a Concentration in Cross-cultural Missions.

    Martin is originally from Mexico, is married to Lupita and has two daughters: Bere and Edna.