Smuts van Rooyen

The details in my life that really matter are that God gave meaning to my existence by granting me the honor of preaching the Good News as it is revealed in Jesus Christ; that I have been loved by the congregations I have been privileged to serve; that my wife

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Johnny Ramirez-Johnson

Johnny is a convert to Jesus Christ and the truth of the Word of God who followed Jesus under duress; my father persecuted and tried to kill me as I fled home to follow Jesus.” He has been involved in planting churches around the world, including Middle America, North America,

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Mike Kim

Mike Kim is the associate pastor working with families, children, and pastoral care. He started pastoral ministry in 1992 at the Carolina conference, moved to southern California in 1997. He has been married since 1993. He has two children. He loves spending time with people, doing construction, and is quite

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Rudy Torres

Rudy Torres is a retired Seventh-day Adventist pastor. His mission that has guided him during 40 years of pastoral ministry and continues to influence his ministry is “Growing toward complete freedom in Christ and helping and encouraging others to grow toward complete freedom in Christ.”

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Leif Lind

Born in Uganda to Norwegian missionary parents, Leif grew up in eight countries on four continents. After pastoring in Norway for several years, the family served in the mission field before returning to pastoral work again, this time in North America. Leif enjoys travel, reading, music, and exploring all that’s

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Todd Leonard

Todd lives in Glendale with his wife, Robin, and three daughters, Halle, Abigail and Emma.  He has served Glendale City Church as senior pastor since 2012.  He is also founder and president of Glendale Communitas Initiative, a poverty prevention and recovery organization serving people in Glendale and East Los Angeles.

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