Elders

David Yoran

David grew up near Winston-Salem, NC.  After graduating high school, he went to school at UNC Chapel Hill to study Communications, and then Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary to study for pastoral ministry.    David first learned about Jesus as a child in his home church, but didn’t make that faith his own until much later. In high school and college, David learned more about the personal nature of a relationship with Jesus, and how amazing grace is to cover over his sins.…

Corron Boston

Corron grew up in Raleigh, Durham, and Holly Springs, North Carolina, where he attended High School. As a former athlete, he went on to compete at Lenoir-Rhyne University, where he graduated with bachelor’s degrees in broadcasting and journalism. Corron is enrolled in Covenant Theological Seminary, where he is studying for his Master’s in Divinity. Corron is married to his wife, Hannah, and the two share their love with their puppy, Nia.   As a college student, he came to know Jesus…

Bryan Irvin

Bryan grew up in a small town outside of Charlotte where among other things he learned that pulled pork was one of God’s great gifts to the world.  He came to faith in high school when his parents began attending the Pentecostal church that his dad grew up in.  After graduating high school, he went to UNC-Charlotte where he received degrees in English and, after trying lots of other jobs, Accounting.  He loves reading theology books, watching nerdy movies, and…

Marvin Burch

Marvin was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina and graduated from Montreat College in 2000. After struggling mentally, physically, and spiritually, in the early 90’s, Marvin began to hear and heed the call of the Spirit. Marvin came to know Jesus as Lord in 2000. Outside of church ministry, he enjoys giving back to the community by serving on two Mecklenburg county boards. Marvin has been the Vice President of Charlotte Crime Stoppers Board for 11 years, receiving 2022…

Micah Green-Holloway

Micah grew up in inner-city Birmingham, Alabama and graduated from Samford University in 2017. He came to learn about Jesus in high school and became a follower in college. For over a decade, Micah has worked alongside Younglife, R.A.N.S.O.M, and his home churches to bring the gospel where he lives. Micah currently serves students at Johnson C. Smith University alongside his wife, Hannah Green-Holloway to share the gospel and be a bridge from Younglife to West Charlotte Church at Freedom…

Tiv Johnson

Tiv grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana and graduated from Emory University in 1994 and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1998.  Tiv was raised in a church home with many godly examples in his family.  However, Tiv believes that he really came to know and trust in Christ while in college through the help of a friend at the time, who encouraged him to become involved in his church community.  Tiv has enjoyed volunteering in the children’s…