Encounter Youth is a place for 6th grade to 12th grade students to have an encounter with God and learn more about His love, while building healthy relationships with the youth pastors, leaders and fellow students.


Adrian & Michelle Ramirez

Adrian & Michelle Ramirez

Youth Pastors/Media Director

Pastors Adrian and Michelle Ramirez met at Encounter Church in 2014, they got married in December 2015. They have two sons and a daughter. Riley, Zane, and Naomi. Adrian became the media director at Encounter Church in 2014 and still holds that position.

Together Adrian and Michelle became the youth Pastors at Encounter Church in early 2017. Pastor Adrian studied 4 years of Theology and Biblical Studies at the Southeastern Spanish Theological Institute of the Assemblies of God. He is also currently employed at Fairforest Middle School as an ESOL Support Instructor. Pastors Adrian and Michelle enjoy spending time together, with their sons, families and friends.

They feel honored to be able to work with our youth and be a part of helping them strengthen their relationship with God. By helping them discover their purpose that God has on their lives and by giving them the spiritual tools to grow in their church, community, school, and family.





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