Launch Asia Ministries exist to share the gospel of Jesus Christ and advance kingdom initiatives in Asia.

The mission of Launch Asia Ministries is to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ to Asia at large with an apologetic foundation to address the questions of the heart and mind with the transforming message of Christ. Training people for hands on evangelism and discipleship growth as well as church planting. We are also involved in compassion ministries, meeting the physical needs of underprivileged people through distribution of food, clothing and providing shelter demonstrating the love of Christ in practical ways 


Our Team

Reuben David

Founder / President

A former Visiting Scholar with The Wilberforce Forum, the Christian worldview think tank founded by late Charles Colson, Reuben David has spoken in India and America. He has addressed media and religious groups. Born and raised in India—home to Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism—Reuben is well versed in the practical realities of comparative religions today.

His first-hand knowledge of religions, cults, and the competing philosophies and ideologies of our day has made him a popular lecturer and seminar leader with university students and adult audiences alike. 

Mr. David holds masters’ degrees in mass media, psychology, and religion from Regent University in Alexandria, Virginia, USA and from Bangalore University in India. A former professor of journalism at the North Central University in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Based in Mckinney, Texas, he is the Founder/Director of Launch Asia Ministries. He speaks worldwide on spiritual issues and currently divides his time between India and America. 

Timothy Edward Schwankl Jr

Vice President

Timothy Edward Schwankl Jr as the Vice-President for International Missions with Launch Asia Ministries was born and raised in the Dallas, Texas area. He brings in a background of experience in the Christian ministry for the last 25 years. He has been a Youth Pastor in Mckinney, Texas and has been involved in leading worship, has led home-groups, led prayer teams, has led evangelistic outreaches and has served in Africa, Switzerland, Guatemala, Trinidad, Netherland and now leads India initiatives.

He is also a business owner of a successful Plumbing Company based in Mckinney, Texas. His desire is to see the expansion of the gospel to the nations at large. And also for an awakening of revival in North America.

Rachel Adele Schwankl

Secretary / Treasurer

Rachel Adele Schwankl as the Secretary/Treasurer with the Launch Asia Ministries was born and raised in West Texas. Growing up she has led worship teams, led Bible studies, led evangelistic outreaches, led prayer teams and served in Children’s ministry. She has also been in missions’ teams to Africa and currently serves with Launch Asia.


As a mother of five children she now devotes her time to missions, prayer and evangelistic outreaches.

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