Pastor Ryan accepted Christ as his personal Savior in August of 1992 at the Lancaster Baptist Church. After receiving a call to ministry as a teenager, Ryan went on to attend and later graduate from West Coast Baptist College in 2003. He and his wife, Sarah, were married in June of 2003 and soon after moved to serve as the assistant pastor at Faith Baptist Church in Fair-less Hills, PA.
For seven years, Ryan ministered at Faith Baptist with the youth group ministries, the adult Sunday school, the new Christian discipleship, the outreach, and the Christian Academy. He is thankful for the years of experience and development these years provided for him in preparing him to pastor Redwood Baptist. Ryan became the Lead Pastor of Redwood on September 1, 2010.
Ryan's passion for his church is to be a Gospel-Centered place of worship, community, and new beginnings. He is committed to preaching the Word of God and proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ for decades to come to the people of Redwood Baptist Church and Redwood City.
Youth and Worship Pastor: Mykle Diego
Mykle Diego grew up in Levittown, PA where his family was reached through the bus ministry of Faith Baptist Church. Mykle received Jesus Christ as his personal Savior on April 11, 2003 at a teen activity. Since that time, God has been working in his heart to give his life to full-time ministry and making disciples. Mykle graduated from West Coast Baptist College on May 6, 2015. The day after of he graduated Mykle became Redwood's Youth and Worship Pastor.
Mykle loves working with young people. His desire and prayer is that the teens will love Jesus more than anyone or anything. He prays that they will become followers of Christ.
Music is a passion of Mykle's. He didn't go to college to major in music, but he knows one of the many ways to worship God is through song. He desire is to bring fresh and exciting worship that alone will be for the strengthening of Redwood and for the glory of God.
Patch Club Leaders: Mike and Danielle Florendo
Nursery Director: Laura Egle
Kids Church Teacher: Sarah Johnson
Kids Church Teacher: Adriana Bravo
Financial Secretary: Kristen Dunn