Our Team

Who we are

Norene Fritz, Administrator and Teacher

Norene comes to us from Michigan, is the mother of four children and many grandchildren. She came to help us get the school going administratively. She has been the source of much wisdom, drawing from her 30 plus years in the mission field in Mexico, India,  Honduras, and all over the world. She has the DNA of CFNI, as she is a graduate from CFNI Dallas!  Her heart is for missions! She holds a Masters degree in Counseling, which has helped our students and many in the church she attends. She has many degrees and a long list of accomplishments on the mission field and in church work. We are grateful she chose to come!

Norene teaches both Life and Teachings of Christ and English, and is our Administrator

Craig Fritzler, Professor of Foundations of Faith, Forerunner,  Mentor

Craig is a ForeRunner! He came to Belize 12 years ago starting Belize Bible Center, after a lifetime of work in starting bible schools and works in Africa and all over the world. He has many degrees and is a PhD candidate at this time. His education in cross cultural communication has been so helpful to us all . He has truly led us by the hand to help us in making pivotal decisions concerning the Bible School. He has taught in Bible Schools and started them for more than 20 years. His wife Jadine runs a Crisis Pregnancy Center here, called Hope Center, changing destiny for many babies and mothers. He is also a volunteer, working without pay, only supported by those called to share in giving. How grateful we are to God for this man’s heart and gifting and Fatherly care for our students.

Craig teaching at our classroom in the House

of Culture, San Ignacio, Belize

 

Meet the Team

Craig Fritzler, Professor of Biblical Studies

Pastor Craig has taught for us many classes, and we are grateful for his insight and passion for the Word of God.

Director of Prison Ministry, Elda Barkman Director of Prison and ( half-way house) Hedges Ministry

Janelli Barrillas, Director of Technology and Worship Director of Technology and Worshipo

Janelli does an amazing job keeping all the audio equipment running and working smoothly, PLUS puts all the worship together that God touches us through! Super student!

Jennille Jackson Director of Communications

Jennille comes to us at a real key time in the ministry and has joyfully joined our team. Jennille is a bright young lady with great communication skills and a strong conviction to the Lord. What a blessing to have her help!

Jenny Findley Director of Donations

Jenny Findley has painstakingly processed all donations for the last 3 years. Her contribution to this enterprise cannot be understated. She does an exceptional job and is a key part of our team . We couldn't be here if it were not for her hard work, and handling our mail. what a amazing woman with such a special heart to bless God's work here.

Melida Diaz, Administrator Administrative Coordinator

Administrative Coordinator: We couldn't run the school without the help of this lady! She keeps us all on track! Bright, talented, and a heart for God, and what a blessing to all the students.

Sheralyn Harbor Professor, CFNI Belize, Mentor, Leader

She comes to us with a greatly needed skill set and gifting of teaching and counseling. She has a Master's in Religious Education from Golden Gate Theological Seminary and an Undergraduate from Columbia nternational. She has enjoyed a career of teaching all ages, in both formal and informal settings, primarily in schools and churches. Her strong organizational skills as well as her efforts to develop curriculum and organized programs will be a great asset to CFNI Belize. At this time in her life, God has placed upon her heart an urgency to train and disciple the next generation(s) to become the leaders God has purposed for them to become change agents in their world. Sheralyn is an integral part of the school and brings the Bible to LIFE! Student LOVE this woman! She has the mother heart of God.

Van Harbor Professor, CFNI Belize, Mentor, Leader

We are very excited about Van Harbor joining our team. Van has been in teaching in a bible school in Mexico for the last three yeas. He comes to us with many years of experience in teaching the Bible, and leadership, as well as pastoring at the Vineyard church in San Francisco! He also has his Master's in Divinity from Golden Gate Baptist Seminary. He is truly an example of a godly man, happy Christian, and a Leader with the Father's heart. We are so incredibly blessed to have Van and Sheralyn on the team i

Connie Park Intercessor

Connie is a sister in the Lord for over 20 years and we highly value her many contributions to this mission outreach, but especially her heart to intercede for us.

Juanita Steed Intercessor

Prayer Warrior for souls in Belize and for our safety. We highly value Juanita and all she does to pray for us and the people of Belize, she is a long time sister in the Lord and we love her dearly.

Brad and Diana Bingham and family Intercessors for CFNI Belize

Brad and Diana are our son in law and daughter living in Redding and active at Bethel. We so appreciate their prayer and committiment to pray for us. If God be for us, let no one be against us. We desire His Kingdom Come and His Will be Done! Prayer changes things because Our Father loves us!

Bill Wegener Web Designer / Photographer

Testimonials

This is on of the best schools I have ever attended. When I came to this school I didn’t understand about the Bible, but after I started to attend this school, I understand more about the Bible. A big thank you to all the instructors. You did a Great JOB, especially Mark. (Phillip is the in the first row on the left, Mark stands in back of him)

This is one of the BEST school’s I’ve ever ATTENDED Phillip Chocco

CFNI  Belize means a lot to me because I want to do a lot for God .  I needed to learn and this school and the brothers  here  taught me  many  things.  Also it is a great ambition for us because it my heart is for Jesus and to do the will of Jesus. Greater is HE that is in me than He who is in the world.

Winford Welch, Father and student.

When I just heard about CFNI Belize, I immediately knew that it was something I wanted. I was willing and ready to learn more about God, the Bible and to grow spiritually. This school has been such a blessing to me, the teachers are such a blessing and without them I wouldn’t have made it through.I am so grateful for their patience, for their teachings. I love them as family. CFNI Belize IS my family. Here God has been opening the doors and I am expectant of what will happen and how much we will learn and grow for the coming semesters.

Melida Diaz, mother of four, and top student!

CFNI has helped me to have confidence in myself and to believe that I can truly do all things in Jesus and to develop a deeper relationship with Jesus.

Narcissa, mother of 6, Has really grown in three semesters!

It’s amazing how much I have learned and all I have experienced. I don’t have words to express my gratitude for CFNI coming to BELIZE! It has opened a whole new world for me. I am bolder now, and being used in ministry in new ways. Melida Diaz, First Semester

I wanted to go deeper in God’s Word, and I’m glad I signed up!

I thank God for CFNI Belize, my life has changed so muchAdd New Testimonial. I can’t believe how much I have learned and all the Lord is pouring into my life. It has been a life transforming experience! I highly recommend this school, no matter what your educational background!

I know My Heavenly Father Loves Me, My life really changed!

Our Client

Show Buttons
Share On Facebook
Hide Buttons