Meet Our Pastors!

Gabe Barber, Senior Pastor

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Pastor Gabe has been serving at Abundant Life since August of 2011, when he and his family moved here from Orange County. Prior to joining the Abundant Life family, he served for 6 years as the English Pastor at a Taiwanese Church in Garden Grove, CA. Gabe got his BA in Communications from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and his MA in Bible Exposition from Talbot School of Theology. He and his wife Cheri, who have been married since 2000, have 3 awesome kiddos: Andrew, Keira, & Kai.
Michael Hammond, Associate Pastor
Michael Hammond joined the Abundant Life family as associate pastor in February of 2015. Previously he had served in other churches as youth pastor, associate pastor, and children’s pastor. He has been happily married to his lovely wife Megan since 2007 and they have two little girls, Melina and Mikayla, and one son, Micaiah. Michael attended William Jessup University where he graduated in 2011 with a degree in Bible and Theology with a minor in Youth Ministry. Michael loves reading good books, eating good food, and drinking good coffee. He also loves being a pastor because it combines two of his favorite things: Jesus and people.

Our Serving Elders Are:

Greg Fowler, Chris Bierwagen,

Gabe Barber,

Michael Hammond, Tim Floyd,

and Mike Bennett.


The Elders at Abundant Life, minister with our pastors.

Feel free to discuss spiritual
and personal concerns with them
as you would the pastors.