Meet Our Leaders

The Elim Leadership Team is made up of both local and national leaders. Together we represent the One New Man: Messianic Jews and Christians, serving and worshipping together as equals. 

 

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Paul and Lauren Blake

Elder and Congregational Leader

Paul and Lauren Blake

Paul Blake is ordained under Tikkun America and is the founder of Elim. Lauren is an integral part of the leadership team, serving women and children and many other areas.

Ben Juster

Elder

Ben Juster

Ben Juster serves as the US Director of Tikkun International, along with supporting the Tikkun America congregations.

Todd Westphal

Elder

Todd Westphal

Todd Westphal serves as the leader of El Shaddai Congregation in Frederick, Maryland.

Taylor and Jessica Smith

Deacons

Taylor and Jessica Smith

Taylor and Jessica both love to worship the Lord, have a zeal for prayer and intercession, for Israel and the Middle East...