The Mission of The LandBetween Ministries is to equip leaders to fulfill Christ's Great Commission of heart-focused discipleship in a hurting world.

The LandBetween Ministries was founded in 2004 and is a tax-exempt, 501(c)3 non-profit organization. The organization was founded and incorporated in the State of Texas and is now incorporated in the State of Indiana.


Joel Francis, Th.M. is a graduate of Michigan State University and Dallas Theological Seminary, with a four year Master of Theology in Academic-Old Testament studies.

He has done a wide range of local church ministry, worked in the Telecommunications industry, served in well-known para-church organizations, was an on-air host for a large Christian radio station, served on numerous short-term missions overseas, and has been in over 27 countries around the world.