Terry and Sandy have been married for over 25 years, and have been members of Christ Church for more than 15. As former Married Life Group Leaders, they’ve witnessed how loving accountability and support can strengthen marriages. In their free time, Terry and Sandy enjoy hanging with their three young adult children. They also enjoy golf, bowling, working out, reading, and having folks over to play games, watch the game, or just hang out.
Leon & Ezri have been married for over 40 years and
have been members of Christ Church for more than 15 years. Leon serves
as one of Pastor David's personal assistants and volunteers in the Media
Together, they serve as facilitators in the Pre-Marital Classes. They are also actively involved in the Married Life Group Ministry, which is one of their passions. They are the parents of three adult children along with six grandchildren.
Andrew and Sahntanyna Blackwell have been married for more than 20 years. The Blackwells have been members of Christ Church for over 15 years. They currently serve as deacons, department heads for the Water Baptism Ministry, Pre-Marriage Facilitators, and with the Upper Room Community Prayer Ministry. They enjoy traveling, attending plays, and fellowshipping with family, friends, and other couples. They feel honored that the Lord affords them the privilege to impart and impact marriages for the Kingdom of God.
Fred and Norma strive to have a Christ-centered marriage. Their consistent pursuit toward an authentic and vibrant connection with Christ allows them to have a healthy relationship with one another—and overcome various challenges. Their experience through nearly 15 years of marriage helped them recognize that healthy marriages require hard work and "heart" work. Fred and Norma desire to walk alongside marriages to watch them flourish into its God-given potential.
Through the hustle and bustle of life, Bruce and Elba Furlonge happened to be at the same place at the same time. They immediately connected and have been inseparable since then. They are an interracial couple, in a blended family, and have been married since October 2007. They believe in the oneness of marriage, and that with God, love, and respect—they can conquer and overcome ANYTHING. They know firsthand that nothing is too big for God.
Travis and Tammie have been married for over 10 years and are the parents of two children. They are best friends who enjoy a vibrant marriage partnership. They respect each other’s gifts and passions, love to have fun, and work hard to balance the joys and responsibilities of family life. Travis and Tammie feel honored for the opportunity to share with other couples the important lessons they have learned over the course of their marriage.
The Masekos have been members of Christ Church for more than a decade. They serve as ordained Ministers, in several different ministries throughout the church, and as Chaplains for governmental departments. The Masekos have been married for over 10 years and serve as Married Life Group Leaders. They are a blended family with one daughter who resides in Florida.