I am a person with an interest and appreciation of people of all ages
and cultures. In particular I have a heart for minorities and
immigrants, believing that all people should be given an equal chance in our society. Maybe that's partly because as a child and adolescent I was myself a "minority
person" in other nations. My early childhood was spent in Ramallah,
Jordan. Then from the ages of 10 - 17 I lived in
Pakistan. I am also blessed to be married to a gifted educator
who is a passionate literacy advocate for minority children.
enjoyment I take and post photos, play the piano and keyboard, and make wooden toys for my grandchildren.
Occasionally I write a poem or song. My wife and I both share a love for ethnic food of all varieties, and visit
our grandchildren as often as possible.
joy and most fulfilling relationship is the one I enjoy with Jesus Christ. He is my Lord and Savior, and I am dedicated to worshipping him and serving
I am privileged to be the senior pastor of Grace Church, located at 17400 Bubbling Wells
Road in Desert Hot Springs, California. We are a church committed
to the Lordship of Jesus Christ and the ministry of the Word of God that is intentionally multi-cultural,
bi-lingual, and inter-generational.
If you are new to the area, or are just coming through on a visit, please come and
meet us. For directions, service times, more information on who we are or to listen to a recent message on-line,
please check out our website:
17400 Bubbling Wells Rd., Desert Hot Springs, CA 92241
FAX: (760) 251-6018
Office hours M-F 7:00 - 4:00 PST