Clayton Robinson, Lead Pastor
Pastor Clayton has lived and served in Orange County for most of his life. With over 30 years of effective pastoral ministry, he has a passion for serving the community, helping believers grow to their full potential, raising and mentoring emerging leaders, and reaching beyond the current congregation with church planting and missions. Clayton has two earned doctorates (D.Min. in Church Health, Ph.D. in New Testament), and has taught ministry and Bible since 1985 at schools such as Vanguard University and Life Pacific College. Ultimately, Clayton is dedicated to helping people and families connect with God.
Kathleen Bratun, Executive Pastor
Kathleen is passionate about the Lord Jesus Christ and has a great passion to mentor and raise up young emerging leaders, contending for a release of the Holy Spirit’s power and presence. Kathleen attended Vanguard University, receiving a B.A. in Accounting and Religion and a Masters in Theological Studies with an emphasis in Leadership. Kathleen is also a licensed Real Estate Broker and combines her business background, theological training, and ministry experience to bring a unique perspective as a strategic thinker.
Michael Bratun, Pastor of Worship and Creative Arts
Michael has a passion for leading people into God's presence both on and off the platform and seeing their lives changed by encountering the Living God. Michael attended Life Pacific College, receiving a B.A. in Biblical Studies, with an emphasis in worship and missions. Michael is in the process of studying for a Master's in Worship Studies. Together this has equipped him to raise and train not only the next generation but all generations.
Kim Robinson, Children's Pastor and Pastoral Counseling
Kim has a passion for seeing relationships grow and families being built. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and works to help hurting families find wholeness. She holds a B.A. in Bible with an emphasis in Christian Education and a Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy. You will find Kim loving and patient as she welcomes you and your children.
Brenda Hockenhull, Pastor of Discipleship, Missions, and Pastoral Care
Brenda has a passion for teaching, discipleship, and reaching out to others to help them grow in their faith. Brenda received a Masters in Divinity. and Ph.D. in Old Testament from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and a M.Div. from the King’s University.
Jonathan Robinson, Youth Leader
Jonathan has a heart for the teenagers of this upcoming generation. Jonathan received his Bachelor's Degree from Vanguard University and is currently pursing a Master's of Public Health at USC. He has traveled around the world with ISLA (International Surf Lifesaving Association) to teach and lead groups of lifeguards in lifesaving tactics. Your teenagers will be drawn to his energetic and outgoing personality.