Jonas Andersson (Chairman)
After having spent two years in different Bible colleges he stepped out in full time ministry in his early twenties, involved in church planting. God spoke to him about the nations and he joined and preached in his first campaign in Pakistan in 2004. Since then Jonas has preached and ministered in more than 25 nations with a burning passion to see the unreached people groups reached with the Gospel.
In 2006 he joined Go Out Mission helping the founder Rickard Lundgren develop the international work. Today Jonas is leading the organisation with their team of 11 campaign preachers from the GOM head office in Nässjö.
Richard Gunning was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland and is co founder of Reach The Unreached Ministries together with his wife Agnes and Pastor Peter Karangu. Richard accepted Jesus Christ as Saviour at the age of 21 and soon sensed a call to preach the gospel.
In 1982 Richard went to Norway where he studied for one year at ”Evidence of Faith Bible and Missions Institute”, founded by Norwegian evangelist Rev Aril Edvardsen.
Richard leads the work of RTU worldwide from the Belfast head offices and frequently travels to other countries to lead great gospel campaigns and pastors conferences.
Since 1997 Mikael Boman has been involved in mission on an international level. He is the founder of Svensk Pionjärmission, an organization focusing on reaching the unreached with the Gospel, which was started in 2004. Mikael think’s it is a human right for every person to hear the gospel at least once during his or her life time.
Mikael is also the founder of Pioneer Mission Discipleship School in Sri Lanka, a training center equipping men and women to become makers of disciples.
Mikael is married to Theresa and together they have four children. Since 2004 they are based in Sweden.
International Evangelist Harald Mydland, is the founder of International Pioner Ministry of Norway.
Since the year 2 000 Harald has visited more then 25 nations world wide with Gospel campaigns, pastor & leader seminars and mission conferences. He has touched four states in India with 11 Gospel campaigns, and has a special burden for the African continent.
Harald has also been involved in Gospel campaigns in various East European countries over the last 10-15 years.
Martin Goodchild comes from England where he was involved in full-time Christian work. He met Richard Gunning when he moved to Belfast in 1988 and accompanied Richard and Agnes on their first ministry trip to Kenya in 1989.
As the work grew and expanded Martin started to help develop the RTU work in Africa and soon became a key full time worker with the ministry. Martin has had particular responsibility for the RTU work in Kenya, together with Peter Karangu and the local leadership. Martin is involved in the leadership of ACE and takes a major responsibility for overseeing follow up after our gospel campaigns.
Martin is married to Susie and is based in England
At the age of 21 Karl Hargestam left his native Sweden with the mandate to reach the unreached people in Africa with the Gospel. During his early mission work in Africa, Karl, together with his family and staff, became the reason for great change among African tribes that never had heard of Jesus. A vision, “One Chance for Every Person” was born from the conviction that it should be a provided access to hear the gospel at least once.
Karl and his wife Jennifer are founders of Joshua Campaign International, Mission One Eleven and several other organizations. Karl in an author, public speaker, pilot and entrepreneur that has become a catalyst for a pioneer mission movement with records of more than 4.7 million people in response to the Gospel. Crowds of over 370,000 in one single service have attended his Festivals; thousands of churches have been planted as they call for a generation of believers to join the great “assignment”. Millions of people around the world have been impacted by the work of the many organizations and the “assignment” is now leading Karl, Jennifer and their teams into new unconquered territories around the world.