Mark and Amy Calkins
Mark and Amy planted Face to Face Church in June 2014 with a vision to develop healthy disciples. Their desire is to foster an atmosphere of love, empowerment, and safety where people can truly grow to their full potential in Christ. Mark has spent time studying at Elim Bible Institute (Lima, NY) and is a graduate of the three-year program at Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry (Redding, CA). Amy has a degree in English from Grove City College and works as a freelance writer and editor. Mark and Amy have a passion for God’s presence, revival, and family. They have four beautiful children: Abigail, Evan, Susanna, and Annabelle.
Jim and Joanne Hunt
After successfully planting a church in Upstate New York, Jim and Joanne were trained as church planting coaches. It is their desire to help reach the lost through church planting. Jim and Joanne have started several ministries and businesses, including a recording studio, a Christian bookstore, a ministry apprenticeship school, and a variety of community service projects. They are excited to be a part of Mark and Amy's vision for Face to Face Church, assisting in the development of a culture of honor, faith, and revival throughout the region. Jim and Joanne have three married daughters and six grandchildren.
Children’s Ministry Leader
Renee believes children are powerful and should be equipped to encounter Jesus in a meaningful way. Their gifts should be celebrated and empowered. Renee’s desire for the children’s ministry at Face to Face is that our kids would be set up for a lifetime of loving Jesus and others. Renee taught high school chemistry for eight years and is married to her husband, Chris.