CURT AREND (PASTOR/ELDER)
Curt Arend has been a minister of the Gospel for 17 years. He planted Grace Bible Church San Diego 11 years ago and has continued to serve the Lord as its founding pastor. Prior to that, he served for five years as one of the pastors of Grace Bible Church in Escondido.
A slave of Christ for over 27 years, married to his beloved wife for nearly 21, and they have five children and two grandchildren. Curt is passionate about preaching the Gospel, pastoral theology, leadership training around the world, and everything Spurgeon.
He has studied at several institutions, including the Institute of Reformed Baptist Studies (IRBS), Westminster Theological Seminary in CA, and the Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship (IBCD). He is currently pursuing ACBC certification.
Curt has a passion to see lives transformed by the power of the Gospel, to see Jesus Christ exalted in His church, and to see the advancement of the Kingdom of God.
Soli Deo Gloria!
Steve Robinson (PASTOR/ELDER)
Steven Robinson was converted to Christ around the age of 12 years old in New Orleans, Louisiana. While playing football, in high school and college, he was a leader in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Athletes in Action. After graduating college, he became involved in the ministry of the church, where he had the opportunity to serve for many years as a youth leader, teacher, and an elder. Since embracing the Doctrines of Grace in 2009, he became convinced of Reformed Baptist Theology.
Steve’s ministry focus at Grace Bible Church-San Diego is assisting with leading corporate worship, preaching, teaching, and shepherding. He’s also, an alumnus of San Diego State University. He’s married to his lovely wife Sandra and they have two children: Jahmeel and Kayla.