Saturday, August 17, 2019

Board of Directors

Barry Chartier

Barry has been a Christian 50 years after accepting Christ at age 14. He went on to marry Marcia O’Neill and has been married 45 years. He and Marcia have two sons a daughter and four grandchildren. Barry worked 32 years in Law Enforcement. After retiring he started and operated a private investigation business. He closed his office in 2003, however still continues to do a few investigations. After closing the investigations office Barry started volunteering his time for Christian service. He started and continues to head up a program that assist elderly, widows and single moms with minor house hold needs and repairs. Barry and Marcia are very involved in their church. Marcia as a Bible study leader and prayer leader of their Adult Fellowship group Barry has held several positions in the Churches he has attended. He currently is on the Missions Team and the Short Term Missions Team at Whitier Area Community Church (WACC) in Whittier California Barry has been involved in several short term missions trips in Honduras, El Salvador, Mexico and the Bahamas Barry has been involved in the Bahamas since 2003. Barry loves to minister to others and show the love of God through service and sharing His Word.

David Witworth

David is a minister in the United Methodist Church.  He is currently working on his PhD in Missiology at Cliff College and the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom.  David’s focus is the research and development of a theology of discipleship – what it means for Christians to participate in the mission of God.  David has a deep love of God and a heart for God’s people. He holds a special place in his heart for the people of the Caribbean and considers it a blessing and privilege to be working with Karazim Ministries.  David believes that Karazim’s emphases upon nurturing holistic mission spirituality as faithful disciples of Jesus Christ serves as a light to the nations while inspiring hope in the hearts of God’s children for a brighter tomorrow. David and his wife Tammy are the proud parents of two girls.