Senior Pastors: Jim and Carol Hilbrant
Jim & Carol Hilbrant are the Senior Pastors of Elsinore Christian Center, which was established in 1986. They have been married for 46 years. They have three grown children and nine grandchildren. Jim is a graduate of Cathedral Bible College and together they serve on the Apostolic Council of Rancho International Ministries, an organization of churches built on relationship and extending throughout the USA and Internationally. They are involved with other pastors and churches in the city and desire to see unity with the purposed goal of loving people, loving our city and the nations.
Assistant Pastor: Glenn Hobbs
Pastor Glenn Hobbs accepted Christ Jesus as his Savior in December of 1980. Shortly after that he attended Denver Baptist Bible College, and has served the Lord in many ministries throughout those years. In January of 1996 the Lord brought him to Elsinore Christian Center. He has served and led in many ministries at Elsinore Christian Center, as well as serving in the leadership here.
In March of 2009 he became ordained as an Assistant Pastor. It is his joy and privilege to love and serve the people of Elsinore Christian Center. Pastor Glenn believes that Elsinore Christian Center is not just another church, but rather it is a loving fellowship of believers who genuinely care about each other, as they seek to grow in their Christian faith.
Assistant Pastors: Mike and Maria Warenski
Pastors Michael & Maria Warenski joined the Elsinore Christian Center (ECC) family shortly after moving to Lake Elsinore from Orange County in 1990. They have been married for 32 years and currently serve as the Assistant and Youth Pastors of Elsinore Christian Center. Mike has a Bachelors degree in Theology and an Associates degree in Pastoral Studies.
Today they both have a passion for serving and mentoring the young people of Elsinore Christian Center. Over the years they have faithfully served the church in almost every area of ministry. Mike & Maria hope you will come and visit us. They believe the first time you come to ECC you will feel like a welcomed visitor. But the second time you come, you will feel like part of the family.
Servant-Leaders / Deacons: David and Michele Davis
David and Michele Davis have been married for 52 years and are blessed to have two wonderful daughters and sons-in-law, one granddaughter, four grandsons, and one great grandson. They have been a part of ECC for over 20 years and have participated in several ministries, including the usher’s ministry and prayer ministry.
Servant-Leader / Deacon / Worship Leader: Andy Cornelius
Andy Cornelius accepted Christ as his Savior in 1996 when a friend invited him to a Bible Study at Elsinore Christian Center. He has been an actively serving in various ministries since. Presently, he is one of the worship leader’s and was installed as a Deacon in June of 2015. His desire is to see peoples lives transformed and to see them healed, set free and delivered from addiction and bondage.
Servant-Leader / Secretary: Heather Makshanoff
Heather Makshanoff has been a part of the Elsinore Christian Center family since October of 2002. She has served in several of the ministries over the years and is currently a part of the worship team and assists with the women’s ministry. In July of 2013 she became the Secretary of Elsinore Christian Center. She desires is to see people walking in the freedom and the fullness of God, and all that He has planned for them to do and be.