Mike is the husband to Abby and father to three energetic boys and one beautiful girl: Chael, Denny, Abel, and Florence. He’s been following Jesus since 2001 and has been in vocational ministry since 2007. After three and a half years of Church Plant training in Seattle, Washington, Mike moved his family back to Twin Falls, Idaho to begin establishing a new gospel centered work in the city. He is the lead planter and preaching pastor in Taproot Church Twin Falls. Mike enjoys reading good books, spending time outdoors with his family, and paying just enough attention to sports to know what’s going on.
John is married to his best friend, Kim, for 17+ years and they have a blended family of 5 sons, 1 daughter, and 5 grandchildren. John was raised in Southern California, saw some of the world while in the Army, and lived 20 years in Western Oregon before the Lord sent his family to Twin Falls, Idaho. John has been involved in ministry since the early 2000’s in different capacities and his passion is to disciple others to grow closer to the Lord. John’s hobbies include playing guitar, reading, traveling to see family, and eating his wife’s delicious cooking.
Will is the husband of Rachele and the father of a beautiful girl named Amillia and a handsome boy named Lincoln. He has been a Christ follower since 2002 and has been serving the Lord ever since. Will attended Boise Bible College and graduated with a BA in Preaching. He has been involved in the church in a variety of areas including youth ministry, leadership, and preaching. Will has been a member of Taproot Church since 2016 and has been blessed by the amazing fellowship and family that God has gathered. Will enjoys spending time with the family, which is often watching a fun tv series/movie or going on an exciting adventure that inevitably ends in an ice cream trip.
Rachele has been married to Will, since 2010. They have two children: Amillia (Milli) and Lincoln. Rachele has been a follower of Jesus since she was very young. The pastors and teachers at her elementary school told her the good news of the Gospel and it changed her life forever. She has been involved in ministry in multiple areas over the years and is passionate about sharing the love of God with everyone she can. She and her family have been attending Taproot since 2016 and love and believe in what God is doing here.She loves going on walks with her family, dating her husband, teaching her studio cycling class, and the Seahawks.