Pastoral Resident, Community and Global Initiatives
Michel Duarte serves as a pastoral resident helping shape our cross cultural initiatives to love our neighbors both locally and globally.
He was born and raised in Brazil but left his home country in his early twenties to serve the local Church in Turkey where he met his wife Julie.
Michel has a B.A. in Journalism from ASU and is currently pursuing a M.A. in Biblical and Theological Studies at The Missional Training Center.
He lives with his wife and two children in Chandler.
Favorite Bible Verse
After this I looked, and there before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language, standing before the throne and before the Lamb.
They were wearing white robes and were holding palm branches in their hands. (Revelation 7:9)
“God didn’t call me to be successful, He called me to be faithful.”
— Mother Teresa