Who We Are, We are a house with many voices. We have a number of leading voices in our community. From various backgrounds and histories, each of our voices carries a message for the body of Christ and shape the culture and beliefs of our house.
Gio & Destiny Muñoz
Founders | Senior Leaders
Gio & Destiny's ministry began when they felt the Lord calling them to be Fully Given to the Gospel. Since 2008 they have had the privilege of serving in full-time ministry. They've had the honor of serving here in the U.S. as well as in Africa and in Mexico with Iris Global.
The Munoz's are passionate about building vibrant community marked by and centered on encountering the Presence of God. Their desire is to see others become passionate lovers of Jesus. They are committed to creating a culture that is Nameless and Faceless, where Jesus is the only exalted one. He is their focus.
Gio & Destiny live in the Lithia area with their two children, Judah and Selah.
Tyler & Tiffany Burns
Pastors Tyler & Tiffany serve as the Lead Pastors at Abide Church.
The Burns' long for regional transformation! Their desire is to see lives forever marked by Jesus.They love community and believe in the significance of surrounding yourself with other people. Tyler and Tiffany both operate heavily in the Prophetic.
Tyler & Tiffany have two children, Henry and Maddie.
John & Martha Valentine
The Valentine's are our executive pastors here at Abide.
John and Martha carry the gift of leadership. They are an integral part of what happens in the day to day at Abide, as well as the longterm vision.
Whether it's administration or hosting gatherings, they can always be found serving others.
Marcus & Desiree Windle
House of Prayer Pastors
Pastors Marcus & Desiree help lead The Prayer Room at Abide. They have desire to see lives changed through the power of prayer. Their hearts burn to see true revival take place.
They also have an itinerate ministry and enjoy bringing revival wherever they go.
Levite | Worship Pastor
Covington is a passionate Worship Leader. He longs to raise up a Levitical People who desire to minster to the heart of God.
Chucho & Shanna Acosta
Pastors Chucho & Shanna serve as our Connections Pastors. They have been in ministry for over 10 years.
Whether it's Missional Community or Social Events, It's their desire to see people connected and thriving with one another while being transformed by Jesus.
Kenny helps serve in our Student Ministry and helping with our outreaches.
His life radically changed when he encountered Jesus. He loves sharing Jesus with everyone he meets. He longs to see others set free and healed.
Co- Youth Pastor | Children's Pastor
Gaby has a passion to see the next generation transformed by the power of Jesus.
Regardless of their age, she can often be found encouraging kiddos and students to have life changing encounters with the Lord.
Gaby has served in Children's & Student ministry for many years now as well as missions.
Anthony & Mindy Groves
Levite | Creative Arts Directors
Anthony & Mindy serve as our Creative Arts Directors. A lot of the behind the scenes that happens at Abide is because of these two. Anthony also serves as our Band Director and Mindy is a creative writer.
They have 4 beautiful children, Norah, Jocelyn, Wesley, and Lucas.