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Clothing Ourselves in Worship — this week by Mr. Paul Varela from Colossians 3:5-17.
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Fresno – Sanger – Phnom Penh
Locally, we support Hope Now For Youth on a monthly basis. Hope Now For Youth is a Christian emergency rescue organization ministering to young gang members, ages 16 to 24. Our long-term desire is to plant more local churches in the greater Fresno area. Additionally, we support the Fresno Rescue Mission, and we send teams each month to preach the message of Christ and serve food to the homeless.
PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA
Pastor Chantha and Sharon Kong: Chantha is on staff with Hope Now for Youth and heads a ministry dedicated to young men who have been deported from the U.S. to Cambodia. Chantha is a student at Moody Bible Institute.
Pastor Roger is the Executive Director and CEO of Hope Now For Youth, a Christian emergency rescue organization that helps young gang members, ages 16 to 24, get out of the gang life and into a job. Hope Now accomplishes this goal by sharing the love of Jesus Christ with each young man who enters the program. Roger is a licensed pastor and an elder in Hope Now Bible Church.
He attended Riverside Community College, Biola College (University), and Moody Bible Institute. Roger received his certificate in Strategic Planning and Management in Retailing from Babson College. He graduated with High Honors from Moody Bible Institute with a Bachelors degree in Biblical Studies.
Roger was a member of the U.S. Coast Guard in the early 70’s. In 1980 he began a 24-year career with Berean Christian Stores (now Lifeway Christian Stores). In 2000 he became president of the company and served in that position for four years. He became Executive Director and CEO of Hope Now For Youth in 2004.
He has traveled extensively including such places as Antarctica, Chile, Peru, Mexico, Canada, New Zealand, South Pacific Islands, Cambodia, Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Jordan and Israel.
He has been married for 42 years, has two married daughters and seven grandchildren. (Five grandsons and two granddaughters, and one on the way!). He enjoys reading, baseball (specifically, Dodgers baseball), and hanging out with his grandkids.
Pastor Bryce is a graduate of Simpson University. He has served in various Christian ministries over the past several years including Forest Home Conference Center, located in the San Bernardino mountains. Currently, Bryce is the Director of Program and Discipleship for Hope Now For Youth.
Bryce has a unique gift for memorizing Scripture and has mastered the books of Jonah, part of Philippians, all of Colossians and James along with large portions of Psalms and Isaiah and the Sermon on the Mount
Bryce has traveled to places such as the Middle East, the U.K.,India and Cambodia.
He is a licensed pastor and an elder in Hope Now Bible Church. He leads music and preaches on various Lord’s Days throughout the year. He has been married for 10 years. He and his wife have three sons.
Pastor David Maravilla is executive employment counselor. He was born in Sanger, California. David was a youth in our Hope Now program after spending several years in the California Youth Authority. It was in the CYA that he earned his G.E.D. Later he earned a certificate in Drug Counseling from Fresno City College.
His first job after graduating from Hope Now For Youth was Red Carpet Car Wash. From their he worked at Fresno Infiniti, Fresno Body Works, Bedrosian Tile and Stone, and finally Hope Now For Youth where he has worked since 2005.
David is married and has three daughters. David is the pastor of Hope Now Bible Church in Sanger (a church plant of HNBC, Fresno). He is attending Moody Bible Institute and enjoys teaching the Bible and investing in the lives of the people he works with. He has a passion to see marriage strengthen and watch couples grow in the Lord Jesus Christ.