Mark and Carol Schweiger are the Founders and Directors of Walk as One Ministries to encourage and equip strong marriages. They have been married 36 years, raised 4 children, have 7 grandchildren and have been teaching marriage and parenting classes over 20 years. They were involved with Family Life Conferences in the Detroit area for 12 years. To help engaged and married couples, they developed the Marriage Basics Class and have been teaching this for 12 years.
Walk as One Ministries is a nonprofit ministry, pending a 501(c)(3) status.
Beckee & Ricardo Harris
Beckee and Ricardo Harris have been married for 18 years and have three children ages 19, 16 and 13. Very early in their marriage they made a commitment to establish their own path for marriage and leave a strong legacy for their family. Ricardo and Beckee not ony lead the Bridge Builders Ministry at Grace Christian Church, they are also Directors of, and an active part of, Walk as One Ministries.
Randall & Rachelle Garretson
Randall & Rachelle have been married 14 years. Randall has a 25 year old daughter and Rachelle has a 23 year old son and 22 year old daughter. Together they share a 13 year old son, Brody. Randall is a Network Engineer and is the Director of Security at Grace Christian Church. Randall also leads Rise Up, a men's ministry. Rachelle is a health insurance agent and together they founded Haven of Hope, a ministry that helps restore women and children shattered by sexual violence in Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Maria & PJ Joe
PJ and Maria have been married for 18 years and have three children.
They both graduated from Rhema Bible Training College and have served in ministry for the last 20 years. They are currently on staff as the children's pastors at Grace Christian Church in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
Tournez & Rachel Green
Tournez and Rachel Green will celebrate 16 years of marriage in October 2021. They have a 8 year old daughter, Kaitlyn. Grace Christian Church has been their home since 2010. They have served in ministry for 20 years and are a part of Bridge Builders Ministry. Additionally, Tournez is a board member for Grace and was a Life Group Leader of Grace-Based Prosperity for 5 years, teaching biblical principles for whole life (spiritual, physical, financial and relational) wellness.
Dan & Lori Coyer
Coming from broken homes, Dan and Lori experienced abandonment brought on by divorce and knew that a long term permanent relationship was something they wanted. Their searching for answers took them on a journey from Michigan to Texas that ultimately led to a relationship with Jesus Christ. After 14 years of marriage, they returned to Michigan and raised two sons. Grace has been their church home since 1998. Dan and Lori have been married over 40 years.