Simply LIFE is a ministry of Grace Link International (GLI) which was founded by Blake and Sandra Rymer in 1991. GLI is an IRS approved 501c3 non-proﬁt organization devoted to making disciples of all nations by means of teaching, counseling, prayer and missions.
Since 2000 we have been closely affiliated with Rivertree Church in Owens Cross Roads, Alabama. GLI is governed by a board of directors, currently chaired by Bart Justice. Blake and Sandra serve on the board and Blake serves as Executive Director of GLI.
In the years since Grace Link was founded we have:
· provided over 8,000 hours of discipleship counseling to more than 2,700 individuals
· led over 160 training events in the US and internationally that have reached over 11,000 people with the message of God’s grace.
· served as missionaries for two years in Budapest, Hungary, where we offered these Christ-centered ministries to missionaries, pastors and church leaders in Hungary, Romania, Croatia, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Albania.
· completed 30 international short-term missions since 2000 to some of those central European countries including Poland and Bulgaria, and to Columbia and Chile in South America.