WELCOME TO ESSENTIAL: A NEW CHURCH IN BELLEVUE, WA

Essential Church is a new church in Bellevue, WA committed to serving families, young people, and our community.  Essential meets at the Lake Hills Boys and Girls Club Teen Center on Sunday mornings at 10:45am.  
Our meeting address is 15228 Lake Hills Blvd, Bellevue, WA 98007.  
For more information, call Essential Church at 425-270-7022 or email info@essentialchurch.cc
 
Love is… ESSENTIAL at Essential Church!
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2016 Theme for Essential Church
 
 
 

MEET OUR PASTOR

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WARREN MAINARD
(Lead Pastor)
 
Phone: (425) 270-7022
 
Warren is a native of greater Seattle. His journey has taken him all over the United States, but it is his heart for the Pacific Northwest that has drawn him back to Bellevue. He and his wife Leah have been married for 18 years and have two beautiful children. Warren has a passion for young people, families, and those that feel like they are on the outside looking in. Warren’s message is filled with hope and inspiration that a life devoted to Jesus is essential to joy, meaning, and purpose. 
 
In addition to ministry, Warren has a passion for snowboarding, playing tennis, the UW Huskies, and the Seattle Seahawks. Warren was recently elected President of the Eastgate Expounders Toastmasters Club and is a regular blogger for Innovate 4 Jesus.  Warren also came in 4th place in the church Fantasy Football league this year.  He plans on dominating next year!
 
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Warren is also a trained Marital and Pre-Marital counselor who uses the Prepare-Enrich Assessment and Counseling tools. Leah is a supportive wife and a devoted mother, as well as a voice/piano instructor and the founder of MusiKids. Leah’s love for children and music has positively impacted families all across the country.
 
 
 
 

LEADERSHIP STAFF

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BROCK BASS
College & Generation LINK Director
bbass@generation-link.org
Brock has been on staff at Essential since 2014. He leads a growing college ministry and serves as the Seattle Area Director of the
internship program.

Brock has a Masters degree from Clemson and recently married his lovely wife Savannah. He is also serving with Bridges International at Bellevue College.

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SARAH SCHUSTER
Children’s Director
425-270-7022
info@essentialchurch.cc
Sarah has been on staff with Essential since 2014. She serves as our E-Kids children’s director.

Sarah has been in children’s ministry for several years and works at the Vision House in Renton. She has an awesome passion for kids and bringing them into a loving relationship with Jesus!

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KRISTAN MCCASKEY
Preschool Coordinator
knmccaskey@gmail.com
Kristan McCaskey is a Washington native and a graduate of Seattle Pacific University. As the Volunteer Preschool Coordinator, Kristan works to create a safe and fun environment for infants through toddlers to see and experience the love 
of Christ at Essential.
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TYLER EDWARDS
Worship Leader
tyleredwardsmusic@gmail.com
Tyler became the Worship Leader at Essential Church in 2015. He is a talented singer songwriter with a heart for authentic music, relationships, and faith.  While not in the recording studio or on the road, Tyler works as a barista in Ballard.  Check out his music:
 
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GERALD BOUKNIGHT
Student Ministries Director
Gerald leads our 6-12th grade Student Ministry.  After spending several years at SAMBICA Christian Camp in Bellevue, Gerald joined the team at Essential in 2016.  Gerald also serves as an Assistant Site Coach for Jubilee REACH at Sammamish High School.  
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BRENDAN COLE
Young Adult Director
brendan_cole@msn.com
Brendan leads a vibrant and growing young adult ministry at Essential Church. He also serves in the worship ministry and leads worship on occasion.  Brendan is a native of the Eastside and will be getting married in the Spring of 2016.  Brendan also works as a Volunteer Coordinator for Jubilee REACH.
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JAMIE MCDONALD
Generation LINK
Jamie is a part of the Generation LINK program. She is serving in the areas of Children’s Ministry and Student Ministry.  Jamie will also be assisting with Administrative duties for Essential Church.  Jamie is a Clemson graduate and a barista at Starbucks.
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PHOENIX (YANJIN) LI
International Ministries and Missions Director
 
Phoenix and her husband JiLong joined Essential in 2015 and came on staff in 2016 to oversee our growing ministry to Internationals.  She will also be coordinating our International Mission trips/relationships as well as our ministry experiences in Othello, WA.  Phoenix also serves with Bridges International at Bellevue College.
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ASHLEY LINNE
Women’s Ministry Director
ashleylinne@gmail.com
Ashley serves as a Volunteer Staff as the Women’s Ministry Director.  Ashley is a published author and has a powerful testimony and ministry background.  Ashley is a wife and a Mom.

 ESSENTIAL

WORSHIP SERVICE

Sundays at 10:45 am at “the Club”:

Boys & Girls Club Teen Center

15228 Lake Hills Blvd Bellevue, Wa 98007
Every week at Essential, we participate in a meaningful time
of modern worship, relevant messages directly from the Bible
and opportunities to grow in our faith in real and practical ways.
 
 
 
 

 

SERMONS AND TEACHING


Feb 7, 2016
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CONTACT

Please join us for our 10:45am service!
15228 Lake Hills Blvd
Bellevue, WA 98006
 
Telephone: 1.425.270.7022
 
Email: