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Dave and Ruth Brendle

Dave and Ruth Brendle work with New Tribes Mission in Sanford, Florida. They each use their specific skills and training to support their ministry. Dave is a computer engineer. His primary objective is to meet the ever-changing computer hardware needs within NTM. Dave consults with field missionaries about computer systems and peripherals that will meet their needs. He aims to provide solutions that are field-tested and cost-effective. Ruth is an editor. Her goal is to make written tribal work resources readable and easy to understand. She edits books and articles which NTM missionaries use in their ministries of evangelism, discipleship and church planting. In their free time, the Brendles enjoy serving others through photography. To learn more about the Brendle's ministry, visit