Mountain Ridge is affiliated with and supports several missionary efforts.

Connally fam

Oliver, Erin, and Brendan Connally

Brendan & Erin Connally

Brendan and Erin have been serving the Lord in Peru since 2009. Through the use of Erin’s dental clinics and Brendan’s oral Bible teaching, they helped to equip the local church to meet the spiritual and physical needs of the East Apurímac Quechua people.

You can learn more about and support the Connally’s ministry from their website:

Paul & Tuula O’Rear

Paul & Tuula O’Rear were long-time members of Mountain Ridge Community Church, but had previously been missionaries in Papua New Guinea for


Tuula, Sammy, and Paul O’Rear

Wycliffe. In 2015, they followed God’s calling back to Wycliffe as Paul took on the Associate International Translation Coordinator role supporting Bible translators worldwide. This role allows Paul to combine his years of experience as a missionary, a disciple, as a developer at Microsoft, and as long-time expert in the digital software help field.

You can learn more about and support the O’Rear’s ministry from their website:

World Vision

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice.

Working in nearly 100 countries around the world, we serve all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.

Mountain Ridge currently supports 2 World Vision kids through letters, gifts, and monetary donations as most of the sponsored children and their communities have graduated from the program.

  • Innocent, Tanzania
  • Patricia, Guatemala