Pastor Joshua Chien - lead pastor
Pastor Josh is a "tentmaking" bi-vocational minister with a heart for raising up leaders, networking, and launching gospel-centered, Kingdom-minded ministries & churches. He went to Western Seminary towards a Master's of Divinity. He serves as an executive at an electronics manufacturing company, and has nearly two decades of experience in the manufacturing industry. His current passions are for young adults, young professionals, and young families in their 20's, 30's, and early 40's. Pastor Josh and his wife Jenny have three children Joelle, Jacob & Josie. He loves his Carne Asada burritos from San Diego. His hobbies include finding good deals, going on spontaneous adventures, supporting the Gold State Warriors, San Jose Sharks, Star Trek TNG, Chick Fil-A, and playing wiffle ball.
Daniel Lowe - Associate Minister
Daniel graduated with a M. Div from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena. He has a passion for preaching and teaching the gospel, developing, supporting, and nurturing leaders, and the Church because the Church is where the gospel happens. He grew up and spent most of his life in San Diego. Daniel and his wife Cindy have two kids, Cassidy and August. His hobbies include studying the Bible, playing ultimate frisbee, video games, the Padres, and the Chargers.
Sarah Wright - Executive admin & treasurer
With a degree in Christian Ministry from Northwestern College and a background in banking and finance, Sarah enjoys supporting LSCC and its leaders in various capacities. Sarah and her husband Phil have two sons, Elijah and Isaiah. Her hobbies include going to the gym, the mall, and eating calamari at local restaurants.
Elena Liu - Children's & Youth Ministry Coordinator
Elena earned her degree in the interdisciplinary studies field and worked in the tech industry before discovering her passion for teaching children and going back to school for a multiple subject teaching credential. She has loved spending the last 10 years at home with her husband, Steve, and 3 children, Isaac, Annie & Ezra. As a member of LSCC, she has served in the Pebbles children's ministry since there were only 3 children. She is eager to utilize the skills and experience gained in and outside of the church community teaching children to further God's kingdom in little hearts. Her hobbies include reading, board games and arts & crafts.
Amanda Drummond - General Assistant & Pebbles Staff
Amanda has a long-term background in Early Childhood Education. She enjoys incorporating elements of teaching within everyday experiences with those around her. She loves being a mommy to her 2 girls under 2 and her step-son who is 11 years old. When she does find time for herself you can catch her reading a good book, hiking, indoor rock climbing, or cooking a new recipe in the kitchen.
Alyssa Harbert - Operations Assistant & Pebbles Staff
Alyssa is a mover and a shaker of all things travel. She has lived in four different states in the past ten years, but will always call herself a Texan. She loves spending time with her two young girls outside, going to the theatre with her husband, and writing short stories and drawing children’s picture books. Alyssa studied business marketing with a minor in art at Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, and after a recent relocation to San Jose, she is looking forward to calling her self an honorary Californian.