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Mark & Melinda Cathey

Mark & Melinda Cathey

Mark serves as International Regional Director, Europe & Russia, Church Resource Ministries (CRM), shepherding CRM mission teams that develop leaders to strengthen and start churches. CRM staff envision movements of fresh, authentic churches, pioneered by godly leaders, fired by a passion for their world, compelled to multiply their lives and ministries so that the name of God is renowned among the nations.

Melinda co-founded The Harbor in 2001 and served as its Executive Director until 2015. The Harbor was the first transitional care program of its kind in St. Petersburg and the second in Russia. Most recently, Melinda completed TBRI (Trust Based Relational Intervention) Educator Training in 2015 at TCU in Fort Worth, TX. She now trains and consults on trauma informed therapy and The Harbor model of residential care with those working with orphans or foster kids in any capacity. Her training of TBRI principles has been enthusiastically received in Russia, Ukraine, Mexico, Bolivia, and the U.S.

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Location: Ministry Location: Russia; Based in Minnesota, US


"I was incredibly blessed by everyone who came out to the clean-up event to serve neighborhood seniors. It literally brought me to tears knowing that there are amazing people out there restoring my hope in what it means to love and serve each other."

– Merrick Community Services staff member