Welcome to the HBChurch family!

Meet the team.

Jason Robertson

Dr. Jason Robertson is the Church Matters Initiative Team Leader for the California Southern Baptist Convention, is the Church Planting Consultant for the Orange County Southern Baptist Association and is a church planting assessor for North American Mission Board. He is an adjunct professor at Gateway Seminary. He is the President of the 2023 CSBC Pastor's Conference. He is a licensed Leadership Coach. He and Tasha have been married for over twenty-five years and have three children.

Michael Clark

Dr. Michael Clark leads the Care ministries and prison ministries of HBChurch. He is employed by LA County as an Investigator Trainer at the Dept of Children Services, a professor at both Cal State Los Angeles and Cal State Dominquez Hills, a graduate of Kensington College of Law, Mid-American Baptist Seminary, University of Memphis, Martin Methodist College, certified by both USC and UCLA in Social Work Child Welfare in Spanish Culture and has a California Community College Counseling Credential Valid for Life - California Board of Regents.  He sits on the boards of several recovery homes in California.

Will Small

Pastor Will Small and his wife Bailey have three children. Will is an Orange County native. Will serves as both the Director of the Worship ministries and the Student Ministries.  He is attending Gateway Seminary to get a Masters in Theological Studies. Bailey serves in various ministries in our church, including the worship team. 

Larry Murray

Pastor Larry Murray and his wife Stephanie serve in the ministries of Huntington Beach Church is various ways. Larry oversees the teaching ministries of our church. 

Chris Lohman

Pastor of the Garage Church.
A local business owner, Huntington Beach native, leader in HBGarage, and president of the Sons of Thunder MM. He is a former punk rocker and understands the culture of Huntington Beach and Southern California. He has a passion for evangelism and discipleship, especially for developing godly men.

Randy Carrasco

Pastor Randy Carrasco is an OC native, surfer and former local bad boy; now a pastor who works  with international missions, churches, police, disciple-makers and professional MMA fighters.  He's the founder & director of Jujitsu for Jesus, an outreach, discipleship & missions ministry.

John Kim

Dr. John Kim is the Lead Pastor of HB교회. John is a native of South Korea and professor at Vanguard University. He and Mia came to America as missionaries. The Lord led them from South Korea to Atlanta, to Huntington Beach. Together they lead the Prayer Ministry of HBChurch and the Evangelism Team called Team 153 which constantly provides opportunities for the congregations of HBChurch to share the love of Christ with our city and the world. John is the pastor of HBChurch's Korean congregation.

Samuel Davis

Sammy has lived in Huntington Beach for many years . He oversees the Recovery Center and leads "The Heart of the Gospel" Bible study.

Suzanne  Reid

Worship Director
Dr. Suzanne Reid is a worship director at HBChurch. She is  the Chair of the Music Department at Vanguard University.

Cheryl Squyres

Children's Ministry Director
Leads Sunday morning Children's Church which provides the children with learning Christian doctrines and songs in a fun, interactive setting. Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven.” (Matthew 19:14)

Eleazar Barajas

Dr. Eleazar "Chop" Barajas is the Lead Pastor of Ministerios HB. A native of Mexico where he was raised in an orphanage. Has many years of pastoral experience, a graduate of Gateway Seminary and has a Doctorate of Biblical Counseling from California Christian University. He is a Southern Baptist NAMB church planter and mentors other pastors. Pastor Eleazar is a prolific writer, a biblical theologian, and committed to the spiritual growth of those in his congregation. He leads the Spanish-speaking ministries of HBChurch and organizes mission trips for our congregations.

Martin Escobar

A native of Mexico, a local carpenter, a graduate of Gateway Seminary. Serves as the associate pastor in the ministries of Ministerios HB.

Jordan Nassie

Jordan Nassie is the Youth Pastor and Online Pastor for HBChurch and the lead pastor of Daily Church. Jordan holds a Masters degree (MA) in Theology and Disicpleship from Talbot Seminary. Jordan has built an extensive global ministry, trying to share the gospel with a billion people. 1billion.org