Church Staff

Michael Young – Senior Pastor

Our pastor was born and grew up in Los Angeles California and the surrounding area while his wife of 38+ years, Sherri, grew up in the Orange County suburb of La Mirada. Pastor and Sherri met while they were still in high school and were married in 1975. They have three adult children. Pastor was on active duty in the Air Force for 6 ½ years. It was in the Air Force years that Pastor and Sherri were saved and called to full time Christian ministry. After leaving the Air Force Pastor went to Bible College in Indiana. He began pastoring in January 1984 while still in college and has pastored ever since. He has pastored four churches. One in Illinois, one in Ohio, started a church in Kansas, and here in Sterling Colorado. Pastor came to Sterling in early 2000.

Ken Marlow – Assistant Pastor

Our assistant pastor, Ken Marlow, was born and raised in central Missouri. He grew up in a Christian home and was saved at the age of 12. Frances, his wife, grew up in Yuma, Arizona and was saved at the age of 13. They met at Baptist Bible College and were married in 1971. Later that year they moved to Sterling Colorado where Bro. Ken became the assistant pastor. Ken and Frances have two adult children. Ken has served as the assistant pastor since 1971.