Meet our Pastors & Staff

Pastor Mark Welch

About The Welches In February 2009, the Welches answered the call to begin The Pointe Church in Antelope/West Roseville. Since then, The Pointe has become a young, but growing dynamic influence for God’s Kingdom in the Sacramento region.  Mark and Lori have been married since 1982 and have three sons: David (married to Rachel), Nathan…

Pastor Lori Welch

About the Welches In February 2009, the Welches answered the call to begin The Pointe Church in Antelope/West Roseville. Since then, The Pointe has become a young, but growing dynamic influence for God’s Kingdom in the Sacramento region. Pastors Mark and Lori have been married since 1982 and have three sons: David (married to Rachel),…

Pastor Edward Black, Jr.

Pastor Ed has served the local church for over 24 years. He has a passion for the God’s people, outreach, events, youth, young adults, and small groups, serving to help all ministries reach their God given potential.  Spending any time with Pastor Ed, you’ll quickly discover he has endless energy and ideas, and is a…

Pastor Dave Harris

Pastor Dave was born and raised in Philadelphia PA until his 18th birthday when he joined the U.S. Air Force. When he completed his four years of service in the military in 1977, he went back to his home town in Philadelphia, but due to a lack of employment opportunities Dave moved to West Texas…

Katherine Ishee

Katherine was born in North Carolina and raised in both North Carolina and Alabama. She is the only girl, with three wonderful brothers, and very loving parents. Katherine’s father served in the US Army and was a pilot for 52 years. Her mother is a business woman who owned her own family business and is…

Marlea Hatch

At 15 years old, Marlea accepted Christ at a church summer camp. Since giving her life to Jesus, she has been amazed by the transforming and amazing grace of the gospel. Christ took her family from dark places into such beautiful light. Marlea’s family was baptized together at an Easter service when she was in…

Salvador “Eddy” Amore

Salvador “Eddie” Amore is currently a student at William Jessup University perusing his bachelor’s in Biblical Studies and Theology. He hopes one day to go on and receive his Doctorate and teach the word to aspiring pastors. Salvador grew up in Citrus Heights and currently lives on campus at William Jessup.  Despite growing up in…

Dennis Kelly

For those finding themselves in the hospital or in urgent need of prayer, you’ll quickly discover Lay Pastor Dennis Kelly has a heart for people to find their way though difficult moments.  Dennis is one of the Pointe’s Volunteer Lay Pastors, giving his time and talent to invest in people.  He’s frequently making hospital visits,…

Ross Adam Wood

Keeping our facilities and infrustruction up-to-date is our beloved Ross Wood.   Ross is former military, now retired, and serves the church as our Facilities Director.  He has a heart for ministry, and currently leads 2 Life Groups! Ross will tell you he does his best to try to live the tenets from the USAF ……