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

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

Ben Juster

Ben Just serves as an Elder to Elim. He is also the Director of Tikkun America.

Deborah Smith

Deborah Smith

Deborah B. Smith leads our worship ministry. After nurturing the gifts of singing and playing the piano professionally...

Laban & Shenette Doyle

Laban & Shenette Doyle

Laban and Shenette each have a rich history in ministry and service in the First Coast area and beyond.

Tim & Darla Klopfenstein

Tim & Darla Klopfenstein

Tim Klopfenstein is ordained by Tikkun America, is an Elder at Elim Messianic Congregation in Northeast Florida and serves as the Senior Leader of the congregation.