Pastor Mike’s experience in ministry began during his military service in 1993 as a Chaplains Assistant, then progressing into Prison Ministry Partner, Street Discipleship and Outreach Leader (in the Washington DC area), Men’s Conference Speaker, Associate Pastor (with his wife Monique) and now Lead Pastor of Venture Community Church. Currently completing his Masters of Ministry Degree in Pastoral Leadership.
Pastor Monique’s experience in ministry began in 1996 as a Children’s and Youth Leader, progressing to Worship and Liturgical Dance Leader, then evolving from Church & Finance Administration, Public & Media relations, to Women’s Pastor and Associate Pastor with her husband. Now serving as Executive & Youth Pastor; having been ordained with a B.A. Degree in Religion and a Master’s Degree in Instructional Design.
With a heart for God’s People, together, they have planted churches in the U.S., Jerusalem, China and Egypt. Supporting and networking with the Assemblies of God, Non-Denominational Evangelistic Organizations, and the International Council of Christians and Jews.