About Us

Purpose Statement:
Our purpose is to serve the worldwide Christian Lutheran community by sending Lutherans to establish and strengthen congregations and ministries around the world through cross-cultural missionary service.

Our vision is to be recognized worldwide as an effective instrument of God for supporting Lutheran missionaries.


Meet the Board:
Rev. Arthur Bolstad (Arnold, Missouri)

Mr. Edward Du Bosq, Secretary (Clermont, Florida)

Rev. Dr. David Coles (Ft. Wayne, Indiana)

Mr. Mike Geissler, Treasurer (Hollywood, Florida)

Rev. Dr. Jasson Kalugendo  (Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania)

Rev. Darrell Stuehrenberg (Davie/Ft. Meyers, Florida)

Rev. Dr. James Tino, Founder and Director (Miramar, Florida)

Mr. Dennis Tino (Dearborn, Michigan)


Meet the Director:
Rev. Dr. James Tino served as an evangelistic missionary in Venezuela for 13 years, and then as a mission executive at the denominational level for three years.  Dr. Tino has served as a resource and consultant to pastors and church leaders in Venezuela, Brazil, India, Argentina, Chile, and in other locations in the U.S. and overseas.


Global Lutheran Outreach is a not-for-profit corporation under section 501 (c) 3 of the Federal Tax code, registered in the state of Florida, and governed by a volunteer board.  Contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by the IRS.