is a non-denominational, non-profit Christian ministry, serving churches, communities and other ministries both physically and spiritually here in the United States and also in Venezuela. MTM is directed internationally by Rick Burton of Meridian, MS. In Venezuela, Rubén Turtulici, M.Ed. is our Director and President of the Venezuelan branch, Fundación Árbol de Mostaza (FUNDAMOST). Both Rick and Rubén are ordained by Liberty Fellowship of Churches and Ministers, Inc.
At Home and Overseas
MTM’s mission is to advance the Kingdom of God and build up the Body of Christ at home and abroad through serving others, equipping leaders, building better communities and sharing the message of Jesus Christ with the world. Based in Meridian, MS, MTM functions in a variety of ways:•The Mustard Tree Bargain Center sells second-hand items from clothing to furniture to nik-naks donated by the generous members of our community.•MTM Food Pantry distributes boxes of food items once a month to qualifying families.•We take short-term mission trips to Venezuela to share the love of Jesus with the people and churches there.