In the Fall of 1998, we were commissioned and started ministry, as a aircraft mechanic with Missionary Maintenance Services. I was responsible for maintaining and servicing aircraft used by church organizations from various parts of North, Central, and South America. Responsible for fund raising, media development, marketing implementation, and promotions to churches, businesses, civic organizations, and individuals. Successfully generated complete financial support for operational and personal budgetary expenses. While serving in this position, I continued to accrue flight experience to qualify as a missionary commercial pilot.