Brendan Burke

Hey there! My name is Brendan and I am a FOCUS missionary!

Where I serve

I serve at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO!  It is just outside of St. Louis.  I will be working with the branch of FOCUS, Varsity Catholic, and I will minister to the male athletes!

My Story

A couple of months before graduating from Franciscan University in Steubenville, OH, I gave my yes to becoming a FOCUS missionary.  I have been incredibly blessed by the missionaries that I encountered while I was a student, and my hope is to share the Gospel with the people that I am able to serve at Lindenwood.

Studying Theology and Catechetics has given me a solid foundation for evangelization and I know that the Lord will continue to deepen my faith as I dive into full-time Campus Ministry.  I believe that the continual transformation of my heart through the love of Jesus has prepared me to preach His name to those who have yet to encounter Him!

The journey I am about to embark upon will be one filled with great joys as well as challenging times.  I ask that you would please pray for me and for all of those that I will come into contact with.  Alongside the spiritual support, I invite you to join me on mission through financial support.  Your generosity and your yes would help make me fully available to minister to students! Thank you for your love and faithfulness to the Lord! You are amazing and may God bless you!

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