Youth Pastor at Ark of Salvation Church. Immigrated with his family from Belarus to America in 1992. At the age of 18, Max had a deep desire to know God more and make him known. God opened a door for him to go to YWAM (Youth with a Mission). After coming back, he took up a youth bible study at his church that has grown to be a fully functioning youth ministry. At this point in his life, he finds himself married to a beautiful and God-fearing woman (Alina), a father of an amazing daughter (Camila), volunteering at Ark of Salvation Church, holding a Bachelors Degree in Business Management from Sacramento State University and finishing his Masters in Ministry from North West University. His vision in life is to love God and love People, wherever God sends him.
Erica is the mother of two beautiful girls and is married to her golf-loving husband, Jimmy. They are greatly involved in their church and have a passion for serving people. Erica graduated from CSUS with a Bachelors in Communication Studies and Masters in Social Work. She is currently a Social Worker in Sacramento County, working with foster youth. Erica leads the Junior High Ministry (JHM) at Missionary Gospel Church. Before this, she served in MGC’s high school ministry and was a Sunday School teacher. Erica has a deep passion for teen ministry and wants teenagers to know and feel that they belong and are welcomed in the church. Her desire is that teenagers would truly know Jesus and His grace. She teaches with passion, energy, and a lot of hand motions. She’s a lover of books, coffee, and tacos.
Friday, November 11
Saturday, November 12