They are both excited about serving the Church through TOPIC.
Al & Linda have been married for 49 years. They have four wonderful children and nine grandchildren.
EDUCATION – Finished Advanced Leadership Training at Haggai Institute in Singapore.
-Graduated Bachelor in Theology (Bth) at the Higher Ground Bible College – Manila
-Graduated Master of Divinity (MDiv) at International Graduate School of Leadership (IGSL) formerly ISOT-Asia.
-Doctor of Ministry (DMin candidate)
-Pastor for thirty years in three churches
-Twenty Years involved in ministry of Walk thru the Bible in the Philippines as the National Training Director
-He is the national director of World Teach Philippines.
-National Coordinator of PCEC’s Church Health & Pastoral Training Commission(Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches is the largest evangelical organization in Asia, with a membership of 74 various denominations)
Both Otto and Guiselle have great qualifications for ministry, at both an interdenominational and international level. Otto had his first short-term foreign missionary experience at age 18 in Peru and Chile after several summers as a camp staffer and counselor in Campamento Nueva Vida. Guiselle on the other hand, at age 16 was already contributing to an evangelistic radio and TV ministry in Costa Rica. This couple met while studying in seminary wer married in 1976.
Since 1992 they have been involved with Vineyard Christian Fellowship helping ministry teams in Costa Rica, Colombia, and Ecuador. They have pastored and helped to plant churches through Vina del Este until 2000. Now they continue to train leaders.
As missionaries seconded by Christ For the City, since March 2000 the Kladenskys are serving TOPIC. Otto is Director of International projects. The family is based in Costa Rica.
TOPIC Board of Directors
– Craig Parro – Leadership Resources International
– Ramesh Richard – RREACH, Dallas Theological Seminary
– J. Paul Landrey –TOPIC, International Ambassador
– Al Bridges – TOPIC, Global