Chuck and his wife Nancy Missler moved to New Zealand in 2010 and resided at the River Lodge, a well-known venue with a 30-year history to New Zealanders for weddings and corporate retreats. The River Lodge, owned by Koinonia House Trust, has hosted a series of ‘Study Retreats’ on selected weekends over the years since.
Koinonia International Trust (KIT) was replaced by Koinonia House Trust (KHT) in 2017
Lyonshead Media, was merged into Koinonia House as it's media wing in 2017.
Based at The River Lodge and owned by Koinonia International Trust, has an experienced technical team now leading the capture, editing, production and distribution of electronic publications (MP3, MP4, M4a, Audio CDs, DVDs) for Koinonia House. Members of this team have been at the forefront of the continuing series of technological changes in the publishing industry. Lyonshead Media technicians were among the pioneers of both advanced recording technologies (MP3, et al) as well as the packet switching technologies which led to the Internet. By exploiting adaptations to the emergence of the Internet and other forms of advanced electronic media networks, very efficient distribution and high leverage margins can result from proprietary branded products, as well as from interactive training and educational materials.