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MICHAEL BENEVIDES - Lead pastor
Michael is originally from South Florida and moved here in 2017 along with his wife Natascha and two daughters, Analise and Tatiana. He is passionate about reaching the next generation and multiplying disciples for the Kingdom. Michael and Natascha have been in ministry for 20 years and are excited for the future of Grace city.
JONATHAN WOOD - Executive Pastor
Chris,along with his wife Katherine, moved to Las Vegas in 2014 to intern with Grace City after feeling God leading him to leave his job in corporate finance. He is passionate about teaching the Bible and being a part of a **family on mission**. Chris loves his alma mater, Indiana University, and is "different than every other Christian" because he doesn't like coffee!
LIAFAITH FISCHER - Worship Director
Liafaith is originally from Pittsburgh, PA, was sent to Las Vegas through Liberty University as an intern in 2015, and made it her home in 2016. She is passionate about writing songs and blogs that help people discover that they are known and loved by the Father.
NATASCHA BENEVIDES - Kidz City Director
Natascha has been working with kids and high school students for the past 20 years. She and Michael are originally from south Florida and moved to Las Vegas after hearing Gods voice to come and grow roots. She loves people and has a heart for discipleship. She also loves classical music and musicals.
CHRISTINA TURNER - Director of the School of Ministry
Christina is originally from Long Island, New York and is a proud graduate from Liberty University. She moved here in 2018 and has felt called to Las Vegas since her first summer as an intern in 2015. She is passionate about seeing revival in the Church, reaching the nations and seeing people living in the fullness of the freedom Jesus offers. She also loves writing, teaching, roller skating and coffee.
JOSIAH TORRES - Youth Director
Josiah is originally from Virginia but has moved around various times throughout his life. He recently graduated from Liberty University and has a passion to see the next generation know the love of Jesus and spread it to the nations. He loves to go on an adventure, create stuff with God, skateboard, read old books, and crack jokes whenever he can.