Originally from the United States, Blaine has lived in the UAE since 2015. Prior to planting Redeemer Church of Al Ain, he served as a church planting resident with Redeemer Dubai. He received his M.Div. degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary which is located in Massachusetts, USA. While living in Massachusetts, he also served on staff at South Shore Baptist Church.
Blaine is married to Kelly, and they have one daughter, Natalie. They love to travel, eat sushi and play average tennis. Most of all, they love Jesus and His church, and long to see Him worshiped in all nations.
Drew has lived and worked in the Arabian Peninsula since 2011. Before that, he served as one of the founding elders at Redeemer Lubbock in the state of Texas in the United States. He graduated from Texas A&M in 2002 and has been serving in ministry since that time.
Drew is married to Jordan and they have three wonderful daughters. Their driving passion is to bring glory to God through sharing the good news of the gospel in all nations.