COMIX35: Using the world's most popular literature to tell the world's most vital message!
COMIX35 / ROX35 Media, Inc.
is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Ministry
Give with confidence. GiveDirect.
Search the CCI Website!
Follow COMIX35 news & updates on Facebook
Follow COMIX35 news & updates on Twitter


COMIX35
CCI site
ANIMAX35
web
Be Involved in the COMIX35 Ministry
Christian Comics Information & Resources
About the COMIX35 Ministry
Links to Ministry Partners and Associates
COMIX35 Site Map

Our Ministry Leadership


Our President/CEO

Nathan Butler



Nate Butler
President/CEO, COMIX35

L Nathan Butler is one of the original founders of COMIX35 (ROX35 Media, Inc.) and serves as an ex-officio member of the Board of Directors. He is the main coach and consultant for the ministry and the lead instructor at COMIX35 seminars.

Nate made his living for more than 20 years as a cartoonist, commercial artist, and writer/illustrator of comics before going into full-time ministry in 1999. His former company The Nate Butler Studio, Inc. produced artwork for clients such as Jim Henson Productions, Weekly Reader, Children's Television Workshop, DC Comics, and King Features Syndicate, as well as script writing for Modern Publishing, Archie Comics, and Marvel Comics.

Nate has worked on over a dozen internationally known characters such as Archie & Jughead, The Muppets, Popeye, Heathcliff, Bugs Bunny, Tiny Toons, Mighty Mouse, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Snuffy Smith, Animated Batman, The Jetsons, Berenstain Bears, Tom & Jerry, and more.

He was also editor/co-publisher/packager of Christian Comics & Games Magazine, editor/publisher of Christian Comics Catalog, and he co-wrote and packaged Aida-Zee, Paro-Dee, Behold 3-D, The Truth For Youth Bible comics, and the Yun: The Illustrated Story of the Heavenly Man graphic novel. Nate created and launched the Christian Comics International web site in 1996 (the first and most complete site of its kind on the Internet) which is now maintained as an additional ministry service of COMIX35.

Nate is also one of 44 "Evangel-Vision" bloggers selected by The Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College.

Born in 1954, Born Again in 1979, Nate was married to his first wife Susan for 30 years until her passing in 2011. He married COMIX35 Board member Renée Paden Butler In 2012. Nate has 3 daughters, 1 son-in-law, and 2 grandsons. He lives in Albuquerque, NM USA.


View Nate's full
profile on LinkedIn
Follow Nate's postings
on Facebook & Twitter



Our Board of Directors

Dr. David Martinez



David Martinez
Board Chair, ROX35 Media, Inc.

Dr. David Martinez joined the Board in 2011. He has worked as an aerospace engineer for over 35 years, currently through MannaTech Engineering. He and his wife Karen have led Choirs and Worship Teams in several different churches. They have 2 grown children and live in New Mexico USA.


Redd Eakin



"Redd" Torres Eakin
Board Secretary, ROX35 Media, Inc.

"Redd" (Rose Mary) Torres Eakin joined the Board in 2011. She has been an active volunteer in her community, as well as a professional Volunteer Administrator for Sandia National Laboratories and the University of New Mexico. Her ministries have included a puppet mission to Spain, Christian Education programs for children, and musical worship. Residents of New Mexico USA, "Redd" and her husband, Randy, have 2 children, and 4 grandchildren.


David Rogers



David Rogers

David Rogers was an early member of our Board (1999-2001) and rejoined us in 2011. He is the Exec Director for Dual Language Education of New Mexico and has 20 years experience as a dual language classroom teacher, program coordinator, school administrator, and director of an educational non-profit. David and his wife Rosie González-Rogers have 4 daughters and call Albuquerque, NM USA their home.


Renee Paden



Renée Butler

K. Renée Paden Butler is one of the longest-serving Board members in the history of COMIX35, joining us in 2005. She has worked as a financial planner and an accountant and is currently employed by the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, NM USA. The mother of a teenage daughter, Renée was widowed in January 2011 and married COMIX35 President Nathan Butler in May 2012.


Amanda Allen



Amanda Allen

(
information to come)



Our International Advisory Council

Roald Lidal



Roald Lidal

Roald Lidal is General Director of New Life Ministries, Japan. He has worked as a missionary in the area of literature in Japan since 1970, after graduating from Ansgar Bible School in his native Norway. Mr. Lidal is also Chairman of the Board of NEXT and a former Board member of COMIX35 / ROX35 Media, Inc.


Sharon Mumper



Sharon Mumper

Sharon Mumper is President of Magazine Training International in Colorado Springs, CO USA. She has been providing training resources to Christian magazine publishers in the Developing World since 1989. She organized the COMIX35 seminars in Romania (2000) and Croatia (2005).

Doug Salser



Doug Salser

Doug Salser is President of Literature Ministries International in Greenville, TX USA, which he operates with his wife Linda. Previously he was Sr VP Publishing for the American Tract Society. He is also a former Board member of COMIX35 / ROX35 Media, Inc.

Alec Stevens



Alec Stevens

Alec Stevens was born in Brazil. Since 1985 he has worked professionally in comics as well as in magazine and newspaper illustration. He publishes biographical Christian graphic novels and books under the Calvary Comics imprint. Mr. Stevens is an instructor at the Joe Kubert School and taught at COMIX35's seminar in Delaware USA in 2005.


Kim Pettit



Kim Pettit

Kim Pettit has worked as Executive Director of the ChristianTrade Association International and Managing Editor of Publisher Development Resources at David C Cook. Raised in Latin America, she is fluent in English and Spanish and has worked as a freelance editor and translator for more than 20 years. Ms. Pettit was a judge for COMIX35's 2nd International Christian Comics Competition in 2007.


Rey Halili



Rey Halili

Reynaldo Halili serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Great Commission Missionary Training Center in the Philippines. He is also the Executive Minister of Flock Ministries Philippines, Inc. He is a former Managing Director of OMF Publishers Inc. and former Director of Alliance Publishers Inc. Pastor Halili attended COMIX35's first seminar in 1996 in Tagaytay, the Philippines.


Gerald Burch



Gerald Burch

Gerald W. Burch is an Emeritus Missionary of the International Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention. He served in Japan and Burma and was a leadership trainer for Tribal Lay Pastors and Church Leaders in 11 different Southern Asian countries. Currently he is stationed in Japan, taking a lead role in disaster relief efforts. He is a past Board member of COMIX35 / ROX35 Media, Inc.


Past Members of our Advisory Council

Elisabeth Isáis

The late Elisabeth Fletcher de Isáis was an editor, author, and teacher who was a missionary for 50 years with Milamex (Latin American Mission) in Mexico City. She served with her husband Juan, a well-known evangelist. Mrs. Isáis organized and hosted COMIX35 seminars in Mexico in 2001, 2003, and 2005.

Our sister Liz went to be with the Lord on 6 July 2012. She was a giant in the world of Christian publishing and will be greatly missed. Please pray that God will continue to bless and prosper the work she and her husband began in Latin America.

Elisabeth Fletcher de Isais


Give with confidence. GiveDirect.
Please support the work of COMIX35
be involved | information & resources | about us | links | site map
please contact us about any website errors or technical problems

Buy books through our Christian Comics Catalog

This entire web site and all its contents (except where other individual copyrights are specified) is Copyright © ROX35 Media, Inc. All rights reserved. "COMIX35", "ANIMAX35", and "New Life Literature Asia/USA" are all DBAs and trademarks of ROX35 Media, Inc. "Creating Christian Comics for Your Culture" is a trademark of ROX35 Media, Inc. "Christian Comics International", "Christian Comics Catalog", "International Christian Comics Competition (ICCC)", "Christian Comics Pioneers", and the series title "Personal Testimony Comics" (in continuous use since first publication in Christian Comics & Games Magazine in 1996) are all trademarks of Nate Butler currently administered by ROX35 Media, Inc. by special arrangement. All rights reserved worldwide. Other names, logos, and/or images used on this site that are not DBAs or trademarks of ROX35 Media, Inc., or are not copyrighted by ROX35 Media, Inc., are TM and/or Copyright © by their respective owners. Please note that it is impossible to screen all the text on all the external links listed on this site. Please do not assume that all opinions expressed on externally linked sites are identical to those of COMIX35 / ROX35 Media, Inc.


A Christian comics ministry based on EXodus 35:30-35, COMIX35 has been offering international CONSULTATIONS, COACHING, and CLASSES on the production and effective use of comics-style literature since 1996.

What's New on the COMIX35 Site?

Endorsements, testimonials, and recommendations of the ministry of Nate Butler, Christian Comics International, and COMIX35

Buy comics and graphic novels through our Christian Comics Catalog

Reaching the Quebecois with The Gospel

Le Projet de bandes dessinées 100 % africaines - Fait partie des projets P.I.C.S.

Information on our Comics Tracts for Prison Inmates Project - part of our P.I.C.S. PROJECTS initiative

Information on our Cartoon Tracts for Eastern European Street Kids Project

All the best Christian animated DVDs and Videos online in one location through the trusted resource ChristianBook.com

Discover the impact of comics in The 10/40 Window

Learn how you can help the ministry and mission of COMIX35

Go to the COMIX35 Home Page


Información en español
Information in Chinese

Christian Comics International is the original and most complete website dedicated to this specialized genre of comics, manga, manhwa, historietas, bd, hq, and komiks. It is administered and maintained by COMIX35 / ROX35 Media, Inc. as a ministry service.

ANIMAX35 is the animation and video division of COMIX35/ ROX35 Media, Inc.

COMIX35 is a participant in the Combined Federal Campaign
CFC #: 12211

A free, convenient service for converting that extra car, truck, or RV into a tax deductable donation benefiting COMIX35.

COMIX35
is a ministry of
COMIX35 is a ministry of ROX35 Media Inc, a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization.
A 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization

Give with confidence. GiveDirect.