Meet our Leaders

"Remember your leaders, those who spoke to you the word of God. Consider the outcome of their way of life, and imitate their faith."

Hebrews 13:7


Church Board

Pastor Michael Parenti

Pastor Michael and Kiana have been married for 21 years.

They and their 5 children moved to Lombard, Illinois in November of 2019.

He is an elder in the Church of the Nazarene and has served in various pastoral roles for over the years.

Victorianna Parenti

Victorianna is a District Licensed pastor working towards ordination with the Church of the Nazarene.

She is attending NBC (Nazarene Bible College) online studying Pastoral Ministries.

Ministry Team Leaders

Hospitality Team Leader

Beth Rush is the Hospitality Team Leader. This team greets people with a smile and helps them find their seats. They answer questions at the Connect Center and translate services into Spanish.

Outreach Team Leader

Daniel Mejiah Perez is the Outreach Team Leader. This team organizes "Go Groups" that go and build relationships with our community. There are a variety of social groups including sports, games, and family activity groups. 

Discipleship Team Leader

Hannes Laun is the Discipleship Team Leader. This team organizes various "Grow Groups". These are groups where various age groups gather to pray, discuss the Bible and encourage one another. Most Grow Groups gather on Sundays at 9:00 a.m.

Building & Property Team Leader

Tina Laun is the Building and Property Team Leader. This team manages the church building and property. This includes the lawn, plowing, landscaping, parking lot, cleaning, maintaining, and repairing of the church building. 

Missions Team Leader

Jaazy Llanes is the Missions Team Leader. This team manages our partnerships with Global Missions. We financially support missionaries. We also make various donations of toys, school supplies, toiletries and other items to local and global organizations.

Media Team Leader

Michael Parenti is the Media Team Leader. This team manages the sound system, visual media, and online streaming of services.