Life Lover: (noun) a person who has an excitement or feeling of joy towards life. Do not mistake for happiness, because that is fleeting. joy is underlying, constant, contagious...and to us, a necessity.


JoEllen Lindstrom is the cofounder of LifeLovers. The vision for LifeLovers came from a deep desire to create documentary films and wanting to reach the masses with a raw and realistic portrayal of life on the missions field.

 JoEllen attended film school in 2015 with YWAM's UofN, as an attempt to better her skills as a filmmaker in order to create the things God puts on her heart. Her passion is ART! She pursues every opportunity to advance the use of arts for God. She advocates the use of arts for the kingdom and the glory of God.

JoEllen's primary role is in the areas of videography and editing. It is her joy to communicate what God is doing in the nations and to inspire others to join God in expressing His love.

Katy Evans is the cofounder of LifeLovers.

After attending a Discipleship Training School with YWAM, Katy discovered that she was created to create. She is finding her place in the Kingdom, using the arts to communicate for Jesus. She is continuing to pursue missions and develop her skills in the arts & media.

Her primary role, is social media director. She uses the platform of social media to communicate God’s heart for people and places. Her desire is to exemplify an authentic walk of faith, following Jesus in such a way that others see the joy that a relationship with Him brings.