“Believe in the journey of your own spirituality; faith knows no predefined path.”

Meet Ernie

Ernie - Online Minister

  • Where were you born?

    Lakewood, CA

  • When did you join the team?

    August 2021

  • What did you do before coming to Lakeview?

    A freelance videographer and before that a corporate recruiter.

  • What's your favorite thing about being at Lakeview?

    All of the great people that make up the church body and my fellow staff members.

  • What's your favorite bible verse/passage of scripture?

    "Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life." - Proverbs 4:23

  • What are some of your favorite hobbies?

    Photography, coaching youth football, country dancing and writing.

  • Who are some of your favorite authors/books?

    Max Lucado, C.S. Lewis, Roald Dahl, Beverly Cleary and Stephen King. To Kill A Mockingbird, In The Grip Of Grace, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Henry Huggins and Salem's Lot.

  • What's your favorite type of music?

    I listen to pretty much everything but Scream-o and Death Metal. Elvis, Dean Martin, Three Dog Night, Billy Joel, Huey Lewis & The News, George Strait, Sheryl Crow, Brooks & Dunn and Justin Timberlake.

  • What are some of your favorite movies?

    Jaws, Back To The Future, The Empire Strikes Back, Rudy, A Few Good Men, Field Of Dreams. Just to name a few...

  • What's your favorite type of food?


  • What's your favorite sport/team?

    I'm a huge college football fan. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are my team.

  • What's your favorite place to go in Phoenix?

    The Cine Capri at the Scottsdale Harkins 101 to watch movies. Handlebar J's in Scottsdale to hang out with friends.

  • What's your favorite holiday?

    I love each of the fall/winter holidays... but Christmas is hands down my all-time favorite.

  • What's an ideal day off look like to you?

    Sleeping in, watching some college football, catching a good movie and then having a meal with family and friends.

  • What's your favorite vacation spot?

    Cozumel, Mexico

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