Rev. Dr. Chris Gnanakan – Asia

The Executive Director of Outreach To Asia Nationals. OTAN serves in over ten countries in Asia where traditional missions is ‘restricted’ by assisting, equipping and empowering national, pastoral leaders to fulfill the Great Commission.

Chris is doing what most others Don’t (discipling nationals leaders for Church Planting movements), Won’t (targeting least/unreached People Groups) and Can’t (mobilizing missions within closed, restricted & limited access countries)

Lakeside supports Dr. Chris with a monthly financial gift. Follow Chris at chrisgnanakan.wordpress.com. Learn about OTAN at outreachtoasianationals.org.


Pastor Winston Matafwali – Zambia, Africa

Disabled since childhood, pastor Matafwali has answered the call to follow God and to serve God’s church. Winston is the Pastor of a Gate of Hope Church in Zambia, Africa. He spends his days ministering to the least of these in his country. Lakeside supports Pastor Winston with a quarterly financial gift, that allows him to focus on the ministry that God has called him to.