Ben King was raised in the valley and graduated from Palmer High School. He then attended one year at Grove City College in Pennsylvania. During his winter break in 2013, he was asked by Pastor John to become an intern. Since then he has been serving at the church in various capacities. In 2017 he graduated from Alaska Bible College with a B.A. in Biblical Studies and Christian Ministries with an emphasis in Pastoral Studies. Currently he is working on his M.A. in Religion with a discipleship and church ministry emphasis from Liberty University. He also oversees the connect groups ministries and helps his wife with her worship team. His desire is to abide in the Lord, following his calling and teach the word of God. Ben also loves mentoring and meeting with God’s people. Ben has an incredible family, with a beautiful wife named Lily and amazing sons named Jonathan and David. In his free time, Ben loves to be with his family, read a book, play sports, go running, hiking or camping or hangout with friends.