Leadership Team

Rodney Bowes

Associate Pastor

Rodney has served as a pastor, evangelist, teacher, and medical missionary trainer. Since 1999 he has served in various ministries with a passion to share the present truth through health evangelism. In addition to his pastoral responsibilities he volunteers as the President of the Lay Institute for Global Health Training (LIGHT).  He and his wife, Julie, enjoying spending time in the garden/nature with their daughter Sierra, sharing the Bible with their neighbors, doing whatever is needed to grow God's kingdom around the world.

Guilherme Borda

Associate Pastor

Guilherme Borda was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and has recently joined our Mentone church community along with his family. One of his pastoral responsibilities is to minister to young adults. He is a Ph.D. student in New Testament studies at Andrews University, and his research and writing interests include the Book of Revelation, New Testament ethics, narrative analysis, and relationality. He is interested in missions, exploring ideas of relevance to Christian living, and teaching and writing across disciplinary boundaries. He enjoys talking to people, learning about topics from various areas, listening to music, collecting plants, walking, and getting to know different places.

Nathanael Činčala

Youth Pastor

Nathanael's passion for missions and ministry began early on when he assisted his father in planting a church in the Czech Republic. This passion has only grown as God has led him through various opportunities to serve in ministry clubs at Andrews University, as a missionary in Micronesia and Costa Rica, and currently as a Youth Pastor at Mentone SDA Church. Apart from his dedication to missions and his love for Jesus, Nathanael and his wife Esterady also find joy in traveling, exploring different cultures, and spending time in nature.

Dan Skoretz

Associate Pastor

Pastor Dan and his precious wife Elaine have served the Lord for decades and continue to find their highest joy in helping people find Jesus Christ and His last-day message of hope and joy.

Samuel Florian

Hispanic Group Ministry Coordinator

Samuel Florian began his pastoral ministry in 1978, serving the Lord in Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina and the United States, since 1989. He married his beloved wife Lina and were blessed with 3 wonderful children and 3 adorable grandchildren.  He is a friend and servant of Jesus Christ, passionate about soul’s gain and caring for them.