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Meet The Team

I was born on March 10th of 1980, in Ignacio Zaragoza, Chihuahua, Mexico and was reborn in May 1993, in that same town.  I attended Bible School through Latin American Bible Institute in La Puente, California and received an Associate’s degree.  I have been serving as a Pastor in the Hispanic Ministry at Winter Park Christian Church since June 7, 2007 and was ordained an elder to WPCC on September 9, 2012. My wife, Dalia, and I have been happily married since April 2004.  She is also from Ignacio Zaragoza, Chihuahua, Mexico.  We have had four children born to us in Colorado: Jason, Raquel, Jared and Gimena.

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Pastor Samuel Ruiz

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John Mandeville

I've been honored to serve as Worship Pastor in various ministries over the years. Some mutual friends recommended that Pastor Doug and I connect, and after meeting with the elders, God opened the door for me to begin serving at WPCC in November, 2018. I find life in helping others to discover a greater awe of God, a deeper love for God, and deeper awareness of purpose as they grow in a closer relationship with Him. Leading congregational worship provides the perfect opportunity to pursue all of these outcomes within the local church. It's my hope that what we encounter during worship as a church makes its way into our day-to-day lives - into the lives that we live between Sundays. I hope to cultivate a culture of worship that is as authentic as it is excellent, causing all of us to live with a greater awareness of God's unfailing presence with us through the and downs of life. Often with a given Sunday. I prayerfully want to create an opportunity for everyone in the congregation to connect in worship each time that we gather together to glorify God. I love spending time with my wife and Family, sleeping through movies they enjoy.

Sarah Payne Children's Ministry Director

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Glen Chambers

Ministry Coordinator 

Jean Philippi
Office Manager

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Tina Miller 

Office Administrator

Linda Woodbury

Radio/CD Ministry

Juliette Linke

Office Assistant

William Swope


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