Solid Rock Church

Leadership

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Leadership

Our leadership exist to promote the success of our vision to make disciples, train leaders and plant churches in the Pomona Valley. 

Lydia Duarte 

Director of Missional Engagement

Lydia Duarte was born and raised in Azusa, Calif. Growing up she heard about needing to be "saved" by Christian neighbors, but wondered what she needed to be saved from. Having been in the local church for a few years, Lydia understood discipleship with clarity in 2013 as a founding member of Solid Rock Church. After Volunteering for 2 years, Lydia now oversees missional grants, missional teams, facilities, and Executive Operations. Lydia Duarte lives in P Town, California. 

Joshua Navarro 

Director of Sunday Gatherings

Josh Navarro was born and raised in Roxas City, Capiz, Philippines. At the age of 13 he became involved with Youth For Christ and began discipleship of Jesus. He moved to Rancho Cucamonga when he was 14 years with his brothers and father. Josh is finishing his undergraduate degree at Life Pacific College in San Dimas, California and hopes to go to Gateway Seminary in the next year. Josh currently oversees all ministry and operational teams for Sunday Gatherings which includes Kids, Music, Hospitality, and Volunteer Integration.  Josh Navarro currently lives in La Verne, California.

Gabby Bingham 

Project Manager

Gabby Bingham grew up in St. Charles, Missouri. Raised in a Christian household, she began discipleship in Jesus during her college years. Gabby attended William Jewell College in Kansas City, Missouri, where she played soccer and received her degree in Physics. Gabby is now working on a Masters Degree in Counseling from Gateway Seminary. Gabby currently oversees aspects of discipleship at Solid Rock Church, including our latest efforts to develop and sustain Healthy Relationships with one another. Gabby and her husband, Hunter, live in Pomona, California.  

Nic Moore

Elder / Pastor in Discovery

 

Ruben Reyes III

Elder / Pastor for Preaching and Vision

Ruben Reyes III grew up in Pomona, California. He began discipleship of Jesus when he was 16 years old during a high school chapel. Ruben received a degree in Biblical Studies from Calvary Chapel Bible College and is currently working on a Masters in Theology. In 2015, he led a group of families and millennials to plant Solid Rock Church in Downtown Claremont. Ruben currently oversees all teaching, vision, developement and executive operations; in addition, he oversees Church Planting efforts and partnerships.  Ruben and his wife, Alexis, live in Claremont, California. 

Hector Medina 

Church Planter - Pomona

Hector Medina grew up in Pomona, California. After meeting and following Jesus into discipleship, he began to pastor at a local church in Pomona. In 2015, Hector Medina led a group of families to plant Salvo Por Gracia, a spanish-speaking congregation on Mission Blvd. near Downtown Pomona. Hector Medina currently serves as the lead Pastor for Salvo Por Grace and has a vision to "Take the Gospel to the streets for the sake of families." Hector, Eliza, and their 4 children live in Ontario, California.