What We Do Tanzania Missions Trip
Tanzania Missions Trip

Our Missions Team

Derek Yeung

phone: 604-767-0928, email: djyeung@yahoo.ca

Derek is looking forward to praying with the people of Tanzania and learning what their struggles are and helping them know God more. He would like to show them how good our God is, that we can trust him and that God is always with us. It is Derek's first time out of North America and he is looking forward to seeing a different life and culture than the city life he grew up in. He hopes to learn, grow and appreciating our world better including our life we have here in Richmond. 

Desiree Mat-an

phone: 778-223-4795, email: desireematan22@gmail.com

Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms (1 Peter 4:10)

The Lord has placed a burden in Desiree's heart to faithfully steward the gifts and skills that God has entrusted her and she wants to be able to maximize these gifts through sharing the Gospel and ministering to her brethren. She is eagerly awaiting to immerse in a different culture with the team, offering all of her talents and gifts to the praise and glory of His name. 

Ivan Arlantico

phone: 604-753-7252, email: ivanarlantico@gmail.com

Ivan is stepping out in faith to follow God's call to be witnesses "to the ends of the earth" (Acts 1:8). He is overwhelmed with all the ways God will use the Richmond Baptist GO Team to spread the message of Jesus' love, grace, and mercy to the churches in Tanzania. He is excited to see how God will showcase His power and wisdom to and through the team.

Justine Mallou

email: mallou.justine@gmail.com

Justine is encouraged to learn about what it means to "step out of the boat" and develop sustainable relationships through mentorship. She is determined to experience first-hand how different across cultures are realigned to reveal God's love. Tanzania will be Justine's first trip with the Global Outreach team at Richmond Baptist.

Iris Wang

phone: 778-388-0509, email: iriswangxl2012@hotmail.com

Iris is grateful to have this opportunity to join the Richmond Baptist mission trip to Tanzania. She looks forward to working closely with the team in the love of Jesus Christ and hopes to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with the people in this beautiful country of Tanzania this summer. 

Don Schuiling 


phone: 778-998-4465, email: don@richmondbaptist.com

Don is excited about taking our Global Outreach ministry to the ministry to the next step of targeting, connecting and long-term relationship building with just a few places and people. He is looking forward to living out the RB core values of compassion, development and worship by sharing the love and hope that Jesus gives for all people. He is also eager to bond with the team that is going. Don is looking forward to the team coming back to RB stronger, more faith-filled and having a deeper connection to each other. 

Kamal Ghamal


phone: 778-235-3285, email: kamal@richmondbaptist.com

Kamal is looking forward to initiating and establishing three Global Outreach Mission Projects that are aligned with the core values of Richmond Baptist. Kamal is passionate to build relationships with the lay leaders and pastors of Kigoma in Tanzania. Moreover, Kamal's one of the hopes for this mission trip is to equip, encourage, empower and pray for the Tanzanian lay leaders and pastors so that they would plant the seed of the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ.