Chris Woodard

Chris grew up on the south side of Chicago and embraced Christ as a teenager. While in high school, he attended Greater Star Missionary Baptist Church where he was licensed to preach the Gospel. After graduating high school, he attended Moody Bible Institute where he obtained a BA in Biblical...


Bill Buckley

Origins: Grew up in Nashville, TN and moved to Cincinnati in 1989. Family life: Was married in 1987 and we have 3 children. Spiritual life: My wife and I accepted Christ as our Savior in 1991 and throughout our faith journey, we have experienced the beauty of being in relationships...


Laura Youderian

Laura was born and raised in the big city of Wuhan, China. She moved to the U.S. to attend a graduate program in economics at Kansas State University . There she met her husband and best friend, Chris. After graduation, they moved to Cincinnati and found a home at ROL...


Brian Brookes

I am a thirty-five year resident of Price Hill, an oddity in Cincinnati in that I grew up in Mariemont , and lived there for twenty-five years . I attended Hanover College in southern Indiana. I was employed in the bicycle industry for twenty-five years  in sales,distribution and management. My family...


Aisela Allie


Steven J Achenbach

J is from Carlisle, PA with a BS in Chemical Engineering from Penn State University. J is currently employed as a Technical Services Supervisor for Marathon Petroleum making Biodiesel.  He married his high school sweetheart, Wendy,  and moved to Ohio when Wendy got a full-time job with the Dayton Ballet!...


Rhys Reynolds

Rico Reid

I am a native of Cincinnati and alum of Walnut Hills High School. My first memories of church come from Lincoln Heights Baptist, and my church home from the age of 11 until leaving for the Army at 18, was New Mission Missionary Baptist in Madisonville. Upon completing a 4-year...