Leadership Team

Joe Calabello – Provisional Elder, Board of Directors

Joe and his wife Rhonda have been part of Sovereign Grace since 1988. He was the lead pastor at Cross of Grace church in El Paso, Texas before coming to Grace Covenant Church of Jacksonville in 2006. His passion is to teach God’s Word faithfully while keeping the glory of God and the gospel of Jesus Christ central to our everyday life. Joe and Rhonda have three grown children, and seven grandchildren. Joe is the lead pastor at Grace Covenant Church in Jacksonville, FL and also became part of the Risen Life Leadership Team as a Provisional Elder in 2016.

Andrew Evans – Small Group Leader, Board of Directors

A native of Melbourne, Andrew began attending Risen Life in 2012 and joined the leadership team in 2013. Andrew is blessed beyond measure to have the love and support of his wife Missy. They have three wonderful kids who fill their lives with love and craziness. Andrew received a BA from Lee University and an MA from Denver Seminary.

Jamie Ostrander, Board of Directors 

A founding member of the church, Jamie has served on the Leadership Team since 2012. He and Candace have been married since 2001 and have six wonderful children. Jamie serves on the board of directors and has a heart for authentic Christian living.