Bryce has a heart for Rome being it's his home town. As a mentor of Bryce says, "You can't just pastor a church you must also pastor the community," Rome is truly a place this can happen for him.
He has a wide range of ministry experience. His experience includes sports ministry, youth ministry, outreach, discipleship, leading mission trips, preaching and teaching for retreats and trainings, beginning a vibrant ministry to Spanish immigrants in New Jersey and much more.
Pastor Bryce is heavily involved in the community, he coaches varsity football at Rome Free Academy, sits on the civil service commission at City Hall, and has founded Rome Community Job Fairs. He believes that being a part of the community is crucial in having an effective ministry personally and for the life of the church.
Pastor Bryce has an M.A. degree in Christian Studies from Crown College and a B.A. in Sociology from Geneva College. He and his wife Rachael have 4 children. Rachael leads the MOPS ministry here at RAC. As a family, they love Rome and continue to look forward to what God has in store for Rome Alliance!
Student Life & Worship/Creative Arts Pastor
John is originally from Buffalo NY. He has a heart for youth ministry as it is through youth ministry that God got a hold of his life and transformed him. From there, God has placed a passion on his heart to share that same love of Christ he experienced to teens so that they can see Christ and His Love for them as well.
John has a variety of experience in ministry. He was heavily involved with Kenmore Alliance Church where he interned for a couple of years. He also lived in Costa Rica from 2017-2018 where he learned Theology, Spanish and then served in various communities, helping to lead youth groups in Costa Rica. He also has led youth worship, worship on Sundays at Kenmore Alliance before being on staff here, as well as planning and leading a youth ministry retreat at Lancaster Bible College.
John has studied at Houghton College and has a B.A in Biblical Studies and Youth and Young Adult Ministry from Lancaster Bible College.