Elliot and Serena Derricks

Elliot and Serena Derricks

Elliot and Serena Derricks Elliot and Serena Derricks are missionaries serving in Cameroon in Bible translation and literacy. They arrived in Cameroon in March 2018 and their mission is to work alongside a local language group that doesn’t have the full Bible in...
Michaela Federwitz

Michaela Federwitz

Michaela Federwitz As the granddaughter and daughter of Lutheran Bible Translators missionaries in West Africa, Michaela Federwitz grew up with a heart for missions. Having spent the better part of 17 years in Ghana as a missionary kid, Michaela learned the importance...
Dr. Chris and Janine Pluger

Dr. Chris and Janine Pluger

Dr. Chris and Janine Pluger Chris and Janine Pluger live in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where they are helping to build Bible Translation capacity in the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus (EECMY) and beyond. Chris is working as a Consultant-in-training with...
Barbara Beermann, Board Executive Assistant

Barbara Beermann, Board Executive Assistant

Barbara Beermann Board Executive Assistant Barbara Beermann grew up in the Lutheran Bible Belt of Missouri, on a family farm just a few miles from LBT’s new international offices in Concordia, Missouri. She currently belongs to Faith Lutheran Church in Jefferson City,...