Pastor Tim and his wife Karen married in 1986. They have six children and two grandchildren. Tim graduated from the University of Nevada in 1984 with a degree in Finance and worked for 10 years as a Financial Planner. From 1984 till 1992 he served as a lay leader in his home church, Las Vegas Bible Church. In 1992 he moved to Sun Valley, California to study at The Master’s Seminary (TMS) where he completed his M.Div. and Th.M. degrees (1995, 1996). During his time at TMS and Grace Community Church, Tim served as a Deacon, an Awana Commander, and also did some teaching as an adjunct professor at TMS. In 1996, he was called to be Senior Pastor at Anza Avenue Baptist church of Torrance, CA where he served for 10 years. In 1995 Tim began serving as an adjunct professor at Irpin Biblical Seminary (Kiev, Ukraine) and throughout the years has also taught at the seminary and institute levels in Russia, Germany, Mexico, Romania, and Myanmar. In 2006 he and his family moved to Colorado Springs to help found Front Range Bible Institute. During his time in Colorado he also completed his Ph.D. degree from Baptist Bible Seminary in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania. Tim was called as Senior Pastor at Mesa Hills Bible Church in April of 2011.
Pastor of Worship & Family Ministries
Pastor Jonathan grew up in Ohio, but always remembers, “My citizenship is in heaven.” He is a graduate of The Master’s Seminary (M.Div., Th.M.), Wright State University (B.S., Systems Engineering) and Word of Life Bible Institute (Diploma in Bible). Jonathan and Tracy (his wife of 20 years) served on the missions staff of Grace Community Church in Russia-Ukraine for five years. He also served four years as pastor of an English-speaking military congregation at Sembach Bible Church in Germany. Jonathan served as Associate Pastor at New Life Bible Church in Pueblo, CO six years and helped found Front Range Bible Institute in 2007. Jonathan was called to Mesa Hills Bible Church as Pastor of Worship, Family Ministries and Administration in October 2012. He and Tracy have five sons: Josiah, Micah, Zephaniah, Jeremiah and Mattaniah. In his spare time Jonathan enjoys hiking, biking, travel, reading (dramatic or quiet), singing and making music with the trombone or piano.
Ryan was born in San Antonio, TX and grew up in Alamogordo, N.M. He attended Baptist Bible College (BS in Bible & Pastoral Studies) in Springfield, MO and received a Masters of Biblical Counseling and a M. Div. from Baptist Bible Theological Seminary. Ryan and his wife, Amanda, were married in 2005 and have three children, Calvin, Callie and Aiden. Ryan is a certified biblical counselor with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC). Ryan has counseled and taught certification seminars under ACBC over the years. He was called to Mesa Hills Bible Church as Youth Pastor in 2015.