Mark and Frieda DePenning are both "preachers kids" having grown up most of their lives in fundamental Bible believing churches. It wasn't until later in life that they both came into a real living relationship with Christ. Mark's career was in local government manangement and also served over 10 years as assistant pastor. Both Mark and Frieda have been heavily involved with counseling and discipleship for nearly 20 years before founding T3 Ministry. They are Community Freedom Ministry Associates with Freedom in Christ Ministries USA and serve as Southeast Regional Care and Training Directors. They have lived in the Greer area for over 40 years.
Jeff and Rebecca Moore provide a therapeutic foster home to take care of God's kids. For over 20 years they have parented more than 30 children and have a heart for children from "hard places". Rebecca is a licensed social worker (LMSW) who works with families on discovering healthy patterns for connecting. She is the Lead Family Therapist for Thornwell in the Greenville area. Jeff is a leadership coach, executive trainer and management professor. Jeff received his PhD in organizational development from the University of Nice in France. He holds the position of associate dean in the college of business at Anderson University and directs the MBA and MOL programs. He consults and trains organizations in leadership development. He is an author and conference speaker on the topics of leadership, moral development, and how hiring disabled team members revolutionizes teams. They both have incorporated the Freedom in Christ principles of discipleship within their ministry and professional work environments.
John and Abbie Hencken live in Weaverville, NC. Their ministry background helped troubled young adults find freedom by learning and applying the truth that is found in God’s Word and working through sin lists, with repentance, similar to The Steps to Freedom in Christ. John served for 15 years as an assistant pastor and church CFO. John and Abbie have two children and one with autisim. They have compassion for families, especially Christian families, who have special needs kids and who have difficulty finding a church that will accept them and their special needs children. John has been associated with Freedom in Christ Ministries (FICM) since 2014. John uses his technical gifts to help Christian ministries utilize technology to get the freedom message out to others around the world.
Steve and Marianne Becker are seasoned veterans in the Freedom in Christ message of identity based discipleship. The bulk of their one on one ministry years were in the corporate workplace environment where they literally saw thousands walk through The Steps to Freedom.As a couple they serve on the national leadership team of Freedom in Christ Ministries USA. Steve is the Director of Expansion and Marianne is Director of Care and Training. They also serve as North America Directors on the International side of the ministry.