Andy, his wife Meri and their children Kenzie, Eva and Archer, have lived in the Cleveland area since 2005. With a deep rooted passion to see this city renewed and over a decade of ministry experience Andy focuses primarily on vision, discipleship, teaching and reproducing leaders.
Curtis and his wife Nancy live in Parma, OH. He oversees Renew’s Missional Community and Huddle discipleship expressions. He also oversees Renew Youth (7th-12th). He focuses on discipleship systems, training, reproducing leaders, and community partnerships. He is ICF Associate Certified Coach who coaches church planters and pastors towards their unique callings.
CHRIS & BETHANY SOLYNTJES
Arts & Worship
What started as writing and leading worship at Grace College in northern Indiana, turned into a marriage and lifelong commitment to show people the love and faithfulness of a God who is always near. Chris and Bethany live in Middleburg Heights with their 4 children Ella, Vera, Liam and Willa.
Renew Family Ministry
Bethany lives in Berea with her husband, Nate and their son Paxton. She is passionate about serving God and raising up the younger generation to know and love the Lord. Bethany believes all kids were created on purpose, with a purpose. Bethany graduated from Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas, TX with an Associates degree in Theology, and she received a bachelors in Christian Ministry and Early Childhood Education from Dallas Baptist University.