• Arielle Slijker

    Arielle Slijker is from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada  and like all hearty Canadians, she enjoys being outside in nature. Walks along the lake, skiing in the woods, and swimming at the beach. Arielle grew up attending Worldwide Church of God, and now attends and fellowships with brethren worldwide, including UCG, LCG, and various independent groups. She looks […]

  • Rod Reynolds

    Rod Reynolds graduated from Ambassador College in 1968 with majors in Theology and Communications. He also earned a Master’s degree in history from Lincoln University in Missouri. He worked a number of years as a civil servant for the state of Missouri, and has taught at the high school and college levels. Since 1979 he’s […]

  • Marissa Baker

    Marissa Baker is a second-generation Sabbath keeper who currently attends with a United Church of God group. She is the author of God’s Love Story (free to download on Smashwords) and The INFJ Handbook, now in an expanded second edition available in paperback and ebook. You can find Marissa online at LikeAnAnchor.com where she blogs […]

  • Gary Petty

    Gary Petty is a 1978 graduate of Ambassador College with a BS in mass communications. He worked for six years in radio in Pennsylvania and Texas. He was ordained a minister in 1984 and has served congregations in Longview and Houston Texas; Rockford, Illinois; Janesville and Beloit, Wisconsin; and San Antonio, Austin and Waco, Texas. […]

  • Stephen Russo

    Stephen Russo is a second-generation Church of God member born and raised in New York. In 2018, Stephen received his Masters of Science in Applied Intelligence from Mercyhurst University and currently works in the field of counter-terrorism, focusing on the intelligence process, jihadist terrorism, and prison radicalization. From Australia to Denmark and all around the […]

  • Lindsay Tedesco

    Lindsay Tedesco is a 3rd generation Church of God member who was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 2017, she married her husband, Michael, and relocated to the Washington DC area where she now attends the UCG Northern Virginia congregation. She is the owner of TerrenEssence, a small, home-based business where you can find […]

  • Wesley Kendall

    Wes Kendall currently lives in the Kansas City area, though he often visits his parents’ countryside home near the small city of Clinton, Missouri. Raised in Missouri, he loves the culture-rich city, peaceful countryside, and friendly small town aspects that can all be found in the state. A self-proclaimed geek, he’s a software developer who […]

  • Janice Russo

    Janice started attending The Worldwide Church of God at the end of 1982 and was baptized in April of 1983. She attended Ambassador College from 1984-88. She met her husband, Carmine, at the Feast in her junior year of college. Straight after graduation she moved to Brooklyn, New York, and married Carmine there in March […]

  • Seth Forrestier

    Seth Forrestier was baptized in 2009. Seth and Tabitha (wife) and their six children run several businesses in North East Texas and try to find ways to use their skillsets and business fields to further The Work of God. Seth has extensive experience in skilled labor trades, sales, and marketing. The Within Your Gates program […]