Christian grew up in the beautiful country of Brazil. He and his wife, Liz, met while attending Latin American Bible Institute in San Antonio, TX. Christian is a graduate of Central Bible College (BA) and Westminster Theological Seminary (MDiv; DMin Candidate). After ministering in the Midwest and the Northeast, together with their three sons: CJ, Caleb, and Isaac, they moved to Chula Vista where Christian is now the Lead Pastor of Grace Renewal Church and is also serving as Bridge's Interim Pastor. Christian enjoys the outdoors and any game involving a ball.