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Last Edited: 26 November 2019




David and Kathy Sedlacek

David's Story

My wife and I met and began married life in my home state, Texas. We studied together at Dallas Theological Seminary, then moved with two small boys to Japan in 1995. For 11 years, we raised our family and led a church planting team in the city of Okayama. With three teenage boys, we moved to Tokyo and served with the church planting team that launched SonRise Cafe. From 2011-2014, we lived in Virgina and served began a focus on team and leader development with missionaries around the world. Since the summer of 2014, we have lived in Prague as members of another new church planting team and continue to serve missionary leaders, teams and organizations as a coach and catalyst for personal growth and missional progress.

Kathy's Story

We have served with TEAM in church planting and leader development since 1995, in Japan, the USA, and in the Czech Republic. We currently live and work in the Czech Republic, studying the language and culture, reaching out to our community, and supporting other missionaries.




David (husband), Kathy (wife), Children: Andrew (Hannah), Timothy (Rachel), & Daniel

Ministry Focus:

Our current assignment is Czech language study, and I serve as Ministry Area leader. We will join a church planting team in Prague. I also do some adjunct teaching in missions and leadership, and serve as a coach and development catalyst for leaders, teams and organi

For resources on coaching and teams:

zations in TEAM Czech and around the world.