Chuck Ryor is the Lead Pastor for Prism Church and a Professor of Communication at Providence Christian College in Pasadena (he received his PhD from Florida State University). His life in ministry has included church planting and student ministry. Previous to coming to California, he served as the founding pastor of Center Point Church in Tallahassee, Florida.
Also a graduate of Reformed Theological Seminary and West Virginia University, Pastor Chuck loves riding his Honda Fury and being a Mountaineer Maniac sports fan. He and his wife, Carolyn, were married in 1990, and they have two adult children.
Abbi Atchison is the Children’s Ministry and Missions Coordinator for Prism Church. She has been involved in ministry to children and youth for more than twelve years in both Oklahoma and California. She has also been part of several national and international mission trips and has a passion for connecting the global church to reach people for Christ.
Joe Chai is the Worship Minister at Prism Church. He also works full time in Educational Administration at a local Christian school in Los Angeles, and has been involved with classroom teaching and teacher mentoring for over ten years.
Having earned his B.A. from Haverford College and M.Ed. from Chestnut Hill College during his time in Philadelphia, Joe is particularly enthusiastic about equipping others through music and education. Joe and his wife Darlene live in Pasadena.
Steven Crawford is the Student Minister at Prism Church. Steven is pioneering our youth ministry while pursuing his M.Div at Westminster Seminary in Escondido. As well, he is developing support and preparing to lead Prism’s church planting efforts in Russia (which will commence in 2021).
Steven graduated from the University of Arizona and served for 10 years in campus ministry with the Navigators. In addition to pioneering a campus ministry at USC, he has worked with students at UCLA, Cal State-Long Beach, Cal State-Fullerton, and many other universities around southern California. Steven and his wife Tanya live in Pasadena.