Cline Family

Serving in the United States

Ministry Focus: Training Ministry Leaders


Ministry Overview

Over the past 15 years, Russ and Gina have launched 3 organizations: Youth World ( ) identifies, trains and equips youth workers in Ecuador and throughout Latin America to reach young people. Extreme Response ( which was started to help meet the needs of people living in extreme situations around the world. Their organization is growing and spreading out right now, so there is much to be decided in the coming years. Leader Mundial (partner and leadership development for Extreme Response), which Russ leads, provides training, coaching and community to leaders around the world. Leaders around the world are desperate for help so that they can increase their effectiveness and impact. The goal is to position leaders, partners and organizations for greater global impact.

The Clines are now back in California for 4 years as Gina attends school and then they will decide where God leads them. Gina is a full-time student, pursuing her Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy, and Russ works for Extreme Response from California doing leadership training and coaching with the partners around the world.

Prayer Requests
  • Rheanna is working as a grant writer with a non-profit organization in Orange County serving the homeless.
  • Riley is in his final semester at Azusa Pacific University and is applying for jobs. Pray for him as he finishes his college studies and launches into full-time work.
  • Raylin is in her last year of high school, and is applying to colleges for next year.
  •  Gina continues to build hours and experience as a Marriage Family Therapy Intern, working in 2 counseling centers in their church and community.
  •  Russ continues to do leadership development for Extreme Response, and has been involved in opening an Asia Office this year, establishing an office in Manila to serve all of Asia.


Email addresses:


Extreme Response International
P.O. Box 345
Snellville, GA  30078-0345

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