Abe was born in Ventura, CA. He is the second of three children and lived with his family in California, Oregon and Hawaii before moving to Seeley Lake, MT in 1993. He received Jesus Christ as his personal Lord and Savior in 1996 after being invited to a summer teen camp. After coming to Christ, Abe attended the local Pentecostal Church of God in Seeley Lake where he began to learn and grow in his walk with the Lord; however, it’s wasn’t until the end of his junior year of high school that he fully began to live in obedience to God. While in high school, he excelled in athletics and also took part in a campus ministry called Youth for Christ. After graduating high school, he attended the University of Montana where he studied and competed in NCAA athletics. After suffering a career changing injury, he moved to Billings and began attending New Life Church. Abe completed his undergrad college education at Rocky Mountain College, where he played basketball and went on to receive his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Aviation & Business Management. Through the years Abe has grown in his passion, devotion and love for God and his desire is to know him more. Abe is married to his wonderful wife Rosebud, and is “Daddy” to their 3 children, Israel, Abigail and Eden.

Abe is passionate about the Lord and everything that has to do with Him. In his own words he states, “I love the Word of God and I love the revelation of Jesus Christ in his Word and in everything he created. My desire is to teach and equip people to be passionate disciples of Christ.” In addition he states, “I want to always be learning and growing in grace and knowledge of my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and sharing the good news of God wherever I go.” With regards to his future hopes and dreams, Abe says, “My desire is that my children will love and fear God all the days of their lives and that God will continue to teach me and work though me to reach this world with the love of Jesus.”

Interests: hanging out with friends and family, playing sports, working out, flying airplanes, singing and reading.