Reuben Scheeringa - Pastor of Student MINISTRIES

  • JUNIOR HIGH MINISTRY
  • SENIOR HIGH MINISTRY

What do you like about working at Grace Church?
I love the vision of this church “To raise up a generation of families built to last”. Combine that with a staff and congregation that embrace this vision, and it’s a great combination.
 
Who are the special people/person in your life? 
My wife Heather, my daughter Trinity, my son Aiden, and my son Cael.
 
What are the top 3 songs on your iPod/Music player?
Cannons- Phil Whickam, The Outsiders- NEEDTOBREATHE, Thank you- 33Miles

What is something most people don't know about you?
I love Banjo and Bluegrass style music, and Mary Poppins is amazing.  Shhhhhh! don’t tell the kids!
 
What are you reading right now?
Identity: Who Do You Think You Are by: Mark Driscoll; and the Explicit Gospel by: Matt Chandler
 
What place would you like to visit before THE END...and why?
Israel, and Ireland.
 
Best Meal/Drink Ever?
Steak and Potatoes, (Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse), Drink is easy, Redbull: it gives me wings. 

What's something God's teaching you lately?
Patience, I am a doer, and love to have things done on my time schedule.  However, God rarely seems to agree with me.  Turns out, I am always wrong.
 
What excites and gets you dancing?
My wife and daughter, can always get me dancing.  My sons beating people up on the wrestling mat tends to get me dancing too, I know this is weird, sorry.
 
Favorite movie, and why?
Rocky 1-4, “Eye of the Tiger” Baby.