Our Team

Marcus Bourbon

Leadership Development Pastor

At Christ Church, I use my management expertise to train, mentor, and develop leaders for ministry.

Favorite Things/Hobbies

I am a foodie, and enjoy experiencing a meal with family and friends. I am drawn to action movies of all kinds.

About Me

I am a Nuyorican, born and raised in East Harlem, New York City. I have academic degrees in accounting, theology, and public administration. In my pastoral and managerial role at the church, I am able to develop high-impact volunteer teams, conduct training, mentor, and coach future leaders. I am passionate about moving a cause forward that makes a difference in the lives of people and their communities. Click here for my full bio to learn more about me and my career.

Family Life

My wife Grace is an accomplished educational professional and we live in Montclair, NJ. We have been married for nearly 20 years and have three children. We recently welcomed our first granddaughter, Ariana Blaire. We enjoy spending time exploring new restaurants, taking long walks in the park, and going on scenic drives.

Favorite Scripture

I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

Philippians 4:13 (NIV)