Christine Johnson

Hey! My name’s Christine. I’m a FOCUS missionary.

Where I serve

God has called me to serve at Ramapo College of New Jersey! You can usually find me in the Grove, paycaf, or hanging out in the library appreciating the mountain view. I have a pretty cool story about how Jesus has changed my life — come find me and I’d love to share it with you 🙂

My Story

During my time at the University of Maryland (go Terps!), my life was changed through friendships I made in a FOCUS Bible study. Those girls became my roommates, sisters, and best friends. As their friendship transformed my heart, I felt called to start a Bible study with my friends in the marching band to meet the great need I saw there for authentic friendship and Christ-centered community. Through leading my band Bible study, I was incredibly blessed to witness so many conversions and reversions to the faith through the transformative love of Jesus Christ. It deeply convicted me of the need for Bible studies and missionary work on campuses, and I knew I was called to full-time mission after graduation. 

As a missionary, my greatest desire is to lead all students to Christ. My life has been transformed by Jesus and I want nothing more than to bring this joy to others and introduce them to the life-changing message of the Gospel. In His ministry on earth, Jesus humbled Himself to meet us on our level, taking on our humanity, and spent most of His time investing deeply in a few. I look to Jesus own example to find the best method of reaching the world. I’ve been constantly amazed by the different souls I’ve encountered on campus, and I would love to share stories of the radical ways Jesus is working in the lives of young people today!

Your Impact

When I answered the call to join FOCUS, I made the decision to rely completely on the spiritual and financial support of mission partners. I have the privilege of fundraising 100% of my salary, and I’ve been blessed with the most amazing people who have journeyed with me as I serve on campus. If you are interested in partnering with me, please let me know of the best way to reach you and I will schedule an appointment — my email is [email protected] I’d be honored to share this mission with you!

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