Music Ministry Coordinator

Marc Peter grew up in SE Portland and moved to Gresham during his high school years. After changing majors a few times (including Literature, Music Ministry, and Biblical Studies), he eventually finished college with a degree in Psychology: Family Studies from Corban University. In addition to being passionate about music and worship, Marc cares deeply about marriage and family issues and hopes he can be a help to those around him.

Marc met his wife, Elise, while working together at Starbucks (coffee brings people together!). He enjoys the sunshine, reading, writing, roasting coffee, baking, making music and spending time with his family. Marc and Elise have two kids, Anton and Avery.

Interesting facts:

  • Favorite food: Mexican
  • Favorite movies: LOTR Trilogy
  • Favorite authors: C.S. Lewis, Andrew Peterson, N.D. Wilson and A.W. Tozer
  • Favorite music artists/bands: Andrew Peterson, Bebo Norman, NEEDTOBREATHE, Ben Rector, Coldplay, U2, Jillian Edwards, Colony House, and Ellie Holcomb (to name a few)
  • Drink of choice: Americano (hot or iced)