Kirk Lithander serves as the outreach pastor of Fairhaven Church, a multi-site church based in Centerville, Ohio. Pastor Kirk has a heart for missions. He and his wife, Paula, served in the mission field for over seven years in Bolivia, where they rescued and adopted an abandoned two-week-old baby, their second son, Joshua. Kirk formerly served as the president of the Evangelical Bible Seminary of La Paz, Bolivia. Seeing lives and communities transformed by Christ through holistic ministries and relationships is Kirk’s deepest passion. Over the past 14 years, Kirk has built a collaborative network of mission pastors that meets monthly serving the tri-state area of Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. Additionally, he serves as the executive director of a poverty alleviation community initiative that is transforming lives across the greater Dayton, Ohio region.