Finished up working on the Bteam to transition back to Slovakia to serve with the TCKompas ministry. Passage into pray4mike.com May 2009 – present Began to serve alongside the TCKompas leadership, helped with 7 KECY camps that had over 186 non-believers and 45 professions of faith, mentored in our school of leadership, and started a… Read More »


Started a small group titled from the TV show, “Prison Break” with a few Czech guys, said good-bye to Paige Crawford and Kenric Hale, and welcomed Maruska to our team. Peter M. became the KECY SK Director, traveled to Israel where I served over 250 youth leaders from over 51 nations, coordinated conferences, continued helping… Read More »


Created a new communication package for JV, served as the JV conference coordinator, and visited our JV Staff in various countries. Helped SK with 2 KECY camps that had 131 unbelievers attended in the summer. to continue on the timeline, go to 2008 link


Jan – Sept. Transitional year from Slovakia/local ministries to a global ministry with JV. Summer – 4 KECY camps that touched 250 students, strengthened relationships and getting to know the Figura family, and led a cross-cultural missions experience back to Serbia with six different cultures (UK, CZ, SK, CA, USA, and SRB) participating. JV Journal… Read More »


Had two van accidents that summer with one that involved a boarr, held 5 KECY camps with around 242 unbelievers attending, began a college/career group with our youth group, welcomed to our team Amy Lawlor & Lee Ann Barton, pioneered the first English “Chat” Camp in Serbia, and Peter M. joined JV. to continue on… Read More »


Established a healthy local ministry by working alongside Peter Michalcik and discipling Jany Simocko, and a few other guys. And helped organized 5 KECY Camps with 180 unbelievers attending. to continue on the timeline, go to 2005 link


Passage Into Presov Feb. 2003 – Sept. 2006 Feb. 18  – Moved to Slovakia with the Desnoyers. Adapted to new language, culture, people, food, etc. Finished doing three KECY camps that summer, started doing Club 6:01 with 200 youth coming each week that partnered with the local churches, & began a KECY Klub with our… Read More »


April – sold my house to test the waters, get of out debt and be prepared. June – vision trip to find out if this is what/where God was calling me. July – accepted to JV, and started to raise support. Nov. – attended JV Orientation. to continue on the timeline, go to 2003 link


Participated in my first KECY trip where God called me into ministry, and I returned to participate in a KECY Winter camp to experience Slovak winters. to continue on the timeline, go to 2002 link

10 Year Anniversary

Did you know that 10 years ago this past Sunday, I arrived in Slovakia?! Yep, it’s been that long since I took the road less traveled to venture off into a new culture, life, and ministry. And, I got to say it’s been an amazing journey and adventure! I’ve put together a timeline of events… Read More »