Javier and Annette Mondragon
Pastors Javier and Annette Mondragon are the founders and Co-Lead pastors of Many Nations Church (formerly Grace Point South). Both Annette and Javier received bachelor degrees in theology from Seminario Nazareno Mexicano in Baja California, Mexico, and both are ordained elders in the Church of the Nazarene. Pastor Javier holds a Master of Ministry degree from Olivet Nazarene University, he is a Professor of Community Development and Urban Ministries at Indiana Wesleyan University and is the founder of Bridge of Grace Compassionate Ministries Center. They are the proud parents of 3 boys and 1 girl: Yisrael David, Johann Levi, Lea Annalise, and Judah Alexander. Ambos pastores son bilingues en español e ingles.
Pastor Rose Caro is the Associate Pastor at Many Nations Church and is the local NMI (missions board) president. She possesses an AA in Church Ministry and a BA in Pastoral Ministries and Leadership and Ethics from Nazarene Bible College in Colorado Springs, CO. She has over a decade of experience in missions and outreach ministries and is currently the Resource Development Director at Bridge of Grace Compassionate Ministries Center. Pastor Rose is married to Rosendo and together they have five children and four grandchildren. La pareja tambien es bilingue en español e ingles.
Worship Arts Director
As the Worship Arts Director at MNC, Trent Forrest’s main purpose is to oversee all aspects of worship, from Sunday morning music to stage design to holiday decorating. He holds a BA in Church Music from Indiana Wesleyan University and has led worship across Fort Wayne and the surrounding communities, as well as in Mitchell, SD. Trent is also currently the Arts and Music Coordinator for Bridge of Grace Compassionate Ministries Center.