David and Brandy live in Douglasville, Georgia with their three boys. Brandy worked in banking and administration for six years, before she had her first child. The Lord then blessed her to be able to stay home with her boys. She has volunteered in a church office and children’s ministry at her church, and she is excited to be in ministry using her gifts to assist Be One Together.
David traveled to the Philippines in 2018 and is prayerfully considering how God would use him in the future.
Lance currently resides in Morgantown, Pennsylvania. He is married to his wonderful wife Karen, a nurse and a fantastic help-mate. They have a daughter, Trisha who serves as a director of a PreSchool. Lance graduated from Messiah College and attended Westminster Seminary. He is a pastor and has served the Lord in Idaho, California, and Pennsylvania. He also served as a missionary in church planting. He enjoys the Word of God and preaching. He presently serves in Pennsylvania, at Grace and Truth Fellowship. As a chaplain/ board member it his desire to keep God’s will in front of all the staff and missionaries of Be One Together.
1Peter 4:10 Each one should use whatever gift he has received to serve others, faithfully administering God’s grace in its various forms.
Chairman of the Board
Voltaire is a first-generation Filipino-American, born in Ilocos Norte (a province in the northern region of the Philippines) and reared in the San Francisco Bay Area since the age of nine months. He is the oldest of three children and grew up in a Christian home influenced by the sacrifice of a western missionary who came to the Philippines in the 1950’s. He came to believe in the Lord Jesus Christ as his personal savior at the age of eight.
Voltaire is a graduate of Cal Poly (San Luis Obispo, CA) having received a B.S. in Electronic Engineering and an M.S./M.B.A. in Engineering Management, and had extensive experience in the telecommunications industry (having been involved with introducing DSL as well as new Optical Networking technologies). He moved to the Dallas Metroplex in 1997 to continue his career in telecommunications and has been involved in various ministries with local churches and organizations. In 2001, Voltaire left a lucrative career in telecommunications after submitting himself to the Lord’s calling, and he continues to use his skills in pastoring, teaching, networking, informative presentations, and strategic ministry development.
In 2010, he graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary with a CGS in Cross-Cultural Ministries. Voltaire also serves as the Vice-Chairman of Ethnic America Network. He serves with East-West Ministries and is involved in a local Chinese Church.
Voltaire married Cristina in 2002, and they have been blessed with three daughters.
Ministry Leader and Administrator
Heart passion placed by God in Mike and his wife Mary involves ministry with culturally, ethnically diverse people groups through outreach, discipleship, and gathering together those who know Jesus as their personal Savior around the world. Mike often says, “There are only two types of people, saved and lost.”
Pinkerton’s came to Be One Together after 40 years of serving as missionaries, Regional Director and Intercultural Director with another mission agency.
Locally they each are involved in discipleship and mentoring others for life and ministry.