Brian Brodersen has been involved in pastoral ministry for over thirty-five years. He’s served as senior pastor of Calvary Chapel Vista in Southern California, and also as a senior pastor of Calvary Chapel Westminster in London England. Brian now serves as Senior Pastor of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa in Southern California. Pastor Brian has been involved extensively in missions and church planting work throughout various parts of Europe. He is the featured speaker on the Bible teaching program “Back to Basics,” and is known for his clear and challenging exposition of the Scriptures.
Pastor Ed Taylor is a native of Southern California. Ed responded to the gospel in 1991 at Calvary Chapel in Downey, CA. There, he spent eight years learning, growing, and serving. In 1999, sensing the call of God, Ed and his family moved to the Denver area hoping to be used by God. In December 1999, Calvary Aurora began Sunday services and today impacts the community for Jesus in wonderful ways. Pastor Ed’s heart is to be transparent from the pulpit, as he truly desires that everyone, from all walks of life, will embrace Jesus and grow in His grace. Ed has authored a book about this called Ordinary Servant. Ed and his wife Marie have been married since 1989 and have three children, of which their oldest son Eddie went to be with the Lord in 2013. Ed and Marie also have a precious grandson, Eddie’s son.
In 1990 I was called to Europe to do church planting. I was involved in church planting in Hungary, Serbia and Austria. From 1997 – 2005 I oversaw the Calvary Chapel Conference Centers and Bible Colleges in Austria and Hungary. After 15 years on the mission field I returned toAmerica and served at the Calvary Chapel Conference Center in Murrieta where I am serving at the present
Rob Salvato is an author, church planter and the lead pastor of Calvary Vista in Vista, California. He has a passion for teaching God’s Word and a deep love for seeing the gospel go forth through God’s people. Rob has been involved in helping plant and strengthen churches throughout the United States, as well as in the UK, NZ, Costa Rica, Russia, Hungary, Africa and Croatia. Rob is also the featured teacher on the Basics of Life radio program.