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“For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.”

Ephesians 2:10


Bill Zuidema

Missionary/Store Manager

Bill and his wife, Jana, are blessed with three children, Rachel, Johnny and Isaiah.  They joined the ARO team in August of 2011.  Bill is a graduate from Dordt College, Iowa.  Jana is a graduate from Calvin College, Michigan.  Their desire is to follow God’s leading through their work at te thrift store and their involvement with the food pantry.

Nikki Pearce


Nikki Pearce serves God at ARO through tutoring and helping wherever she is needed. She originally came to Inez on multiple mission trips with her church and joined the ARO team in August of 2011.  Her desire is to use the abilities that God has given her to serve the people of Martin County, Kentucky.

Will and Jan Ruthven


Will and Jan were married April 29, 1976.  They are blessed with six children and 14 grandchildren.  They have served in Inez, Kentucky since January of 2005.  Will has his bachelor’s degree in Bible from Kuyper College, Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Their desire is to bring God glory by sharing His love with those around them, making a difference in their lives.