Sheep and Goats

Steve Albert REBOOTs at Poway’s All Faith Center

How you get from point A to point B in a healthy manner without spending a lot of time complaining

The All Faith Center Contact: 17762 St. Andrews Dr., Poway 858-487-8885 Membership: 18 faith teams (composed of “thousands” of members from area congregations) Pastor: Steve Albert (co-pastor with wife Abigail Albert) Age: 72 Born: ...

Lake Morena Community Church: to know God and make him known

“From Wrecked to Reconciled.”

Lake Morena Community Church Contact: 29765 Oak Drive, Campo (619) 478-5917 Membership: 100 Co-pastors: Bob and Tina Phillippi Age: 49/48 Born: Orange/San Luis Obispo Formation: Berean School of the Bible (Global University), Springfield, MO; ...

Father Alex De Paulis: furthering the mission of reconciliation in Mission Hills

We’re open to growing as disciples of Jesus

St. Vincent de Paul Parish Contact: 4080 Hawk St., San Diego 619-299-3880 Membership: 300 (families) Pastor: Father Alex De Paulis Age: 40 Born: Las Vegas, NV Formation: University of Nevada-Las Vegas; Point Loma Nazarene ...

Telling the good news of God with C.S. Lewis

Making compelling stories that stand on their own

St. Luke’s North Park Contact: 3725 30th St, San Diego 619-977-8173 Membership: 130 Co-pastors: Laurel and Colin Mathewson Age: 36/38 Born: Eugene, Oregon/East County Formation: Stanford University; The School of Theology-University of the South, ...

Freedom to preach at Coronado’s First Baptist Church

To be able to preach the gospel even if it’s not politically correct — are of paramount importance

First Baptist Church Contact: 445 C Ave., Coronado 619-435-6588 Membership: 200 Pastor: Jim Baize Age: 72 Born: Louisville, KY Formation: University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL; Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO Years Ordained: 47 San ...

Discovering your purpose with John Irving’s A Prayer for Owen Meany

People will tell you that it’s not a religious book

Pioneer Ocean View United Church of Christ Contact: 2550 Fairfield St, San Diego (619) 276-4881 Membership: 154 Pastor: Mary Sue Brookshire Age: 50 Born: Winslow, NC Formation: Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC; Candler School ...

Rabbi Ron Schulman compelled by Milton Steinberg’s As a Driven Leaf

How one finds a religiously relevant place in a contemporary society

Congregation Beth El Contact: 8660 Gilman Drive, La Jolla 858-452-1734 Membership: Over 600 families Rabbi: Ron Shulman Age: 63 Born: Chicago Formation: Brandeis University, Waltham, MA; American Jewish University, Los Angeles; Jewish Theological Seminary, ...

Finding unity and community in Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Life Together

Our basic mission statement: “Follow Well. Love Well. Serve Well.”

Faith Community Church Contact: 2285 Murray Ridge Rd, San Diego 858-565-4808 Membership: 240 Pastors: Lorissa and Vince Medrano Age: 36 Born: Norwalk, CA Formation: Life Pacific University, San Dimas, CA Years Ordained: 11 San ...

Minister to the last, the lost, and the least at Donovan Prison

I found myself sitting next to six felons, two of whom were murderers

Ocean View Church Contact: 2460 Palm Ave., San Diego 619-424-7870 Membership: 1,400 Pastor: Steve Boschen Age: 50 Born: Springfield, MO Formation: Drury University, Springfield, MO Years Ordained: 12 San Diego Reader: What is the ...

Lord of the Rings, or Christ and the resurrection?

“Oh, my goodness, is it possible that everything that is sad is going to become untrue?”

Community Lutheran Church Contact: 3575 East Valley Parkway, Escondido/ 340 Rancheros Drive Suite 160 San Marcos 760-739-1650 Membership: 500 (Escondido and San Marcos campuses) Pastor: Bob Hiller Age: 39 Born: Aurora, CO Formation: Concordia ...

The Response Church: a Pilgrim’s Progress

We’re non-responsive – and God makes us responsive

The Response Church Contact: 1499 Venice St., San Diego 619-354-8463 Membership: 180 (adults) Pastor: Joel Webbon Age: 32 Born: Tomball, TX Formation: Dallas Baptist University, Dallas, TX Years Ordained: 5 San Diego Reader: How ...

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