Meet the Team

God has blessed Elkhart Life with an incredible team of leaders and staff members. These men and women love God and love His church, and have dedicated their lives to growing the Kingdom of God.

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Mark & Marci Johnson
Senior Pastor
Mark Johnson has been in ministry since 1982, upon graduating from ABI in St. Paul, MN. He has served as pastoral Assistant and assistant pastor for 10 years in Bloomington, IN and Plymouth, IN. He also served as a missionary assistant for a year with his wife Marci and son Isaac. Titus was born while they were in Hong Kong. He returned home and was elected pastor in LaPorte, IN, where his third son, Joshua was born, and he served for 8 years. In 2000, Pastor Johnson was elected to serve as pastor of Life Tabernacle Church in Elkhart, IN.  He also served concurrently as Youth Secretary, Sunday School Secretary and Director, and is currently serving as the Secretary/Treasurer for the Indiana District UPCI. Apart from this, Pastor Johnson has also traveled and taught in Bible colleges and preached crusades in Africa and South America. He has recently received his master’s degree at UGST in St. Louis, MO.
Marci graduated from ABI in St. Paul in 1981 and married Mark that summer. She has served in a variety of roles in every place Pastor Johnson has served.  She was the Ladies Ministries Secretary of the Indiana District for more than 10 years and enjoyed working with a great team of ministers wives. She is most proud of her three sons. She enjoys spending time with her 4 granddaughters and 1 grandson. 
Isaac & Liz Johnson
Assistant Pastor
Isaac and Liz provide a wide variety of help in the ministries of Life Tabernacle. Isaac graduated from IBC with a Theological Degree. He has served as the youth pastor for over 7 years. He has also served as the Hyphen, (Young adults from 18-25), director for the Indiana District UPCI for over 5 years. 
Liz has been very effective leading our worship teams and music ministry. Together they have three wonderful little girls, Elianna, Emelyn and Evette and one son Rye.
Casey Briano
Josh and Amanda Nord
Student Pastors
They desire to reach this generation with the love of Jesus.  They strongly believe that the generation not changed by this world will be the generation that changes the world, and have the urgency to teach about walking in the fullness of the Word of God.
Josh and Amanda Nord
Ministry Coordinators & Tech Team
Josh and Amanda are an effective team of servants who can be found serving from the balcony with out presentation and video streaming software, and leading our new member care team. 
Nathan and Melissa Huff
Sunday School Director
Nathan is a  life long Life Tabernacle Member. He has served faithfully in a variety of roles in the church and is currently the Sunday School Director along with his wife Melissa.  Elkhart Life Sunday School has individual classes for children on Sunday morning at 10am.
Bruce and Jami Borlick
ElkhartLife Kids
Bruce and Jami have been in children ministry for over 25 years and have traveled all over the U.S. They are still children’s evangelists. They lead a dynamic group on Wednesday night for kids ages 4-12,