Dennis and Monta (Boom) Denow
Serving in the Asia Region



Dennis and Monta (Boom) DenowDennis Denow serves through The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) as the Asia region education consultant. In this role, he works with other LCMS personnel serving in this region to assist the Lutheran schools and the LCMS partner churches throughout the Asia region. The areas in which Dennis is involved include teacher training, curriculum development for teaching English as a Foreign Language and Bible courses, spiritual development and outreach methods.

Dennis previously served with the LCMS in Aceh Province, Papua Province and Jakarta in Indonesia; at Concordia University, Irvine, Calif., developing international programs and as director of multi-cultural services; with the Karen People in Thailand; and at Hong Kong International School as a school counselor. Dennis was born in Racine, Wis. He received a bachelor’s degree from Concordia Teachers College, River Forest, Ill., and a master’s degree in education at Kent State University, Kent, Ohio. He enjoys playing the guitar, singing, reading, running and traveling.

Monta, a Thai national, was born in southern Thailand and has lived in Bangkok most of her adult life. She works with Lutheran Hour Ministries as the Thailand country director. Monta enjoys flowers, drawing and painting, and collecting handicraft items.


Pray for Dennis and Monta as they serve in the Asia region. Pray for Dennis as he travels and works with schools and educators across the Asia region. Please also pray for Monta as she uses radio programs and other forms of media to proclaim the Gospel and to connect seekers and new believers with local churches in Thailand. Let us give thanks for the work Dennis and Monta are doing in this part of the world.

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Special Dates

  • Dennis – Jan. 12
  • Monta - Jan. 8

Wedding Anniversary:

  • July 15

 Home District:

  • Pacific Southwest

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