Dr. Bruce Blakey has a B.A. degree from the University of Southern California, an M.Div. as well as a D.Min. from The Master’s Seminary. After 14 years in management with a major bank, Bruce has been in pastoral ministry since 1991. He pastored Believers Fellowship from 1995-2005; then, after two years on the pastoral staff at Grace Community Church in Los Angeles, Bruce returned to Believers Fellowship in September, 2007.
Bruce and his wife, Roberta, have three grown sons (Bobby, Billy, and Ben), three daughters-in-law (Christa - married to Bobby, Cory - married to Billy, and Holly - married to Ben), and seven grandchildren (Tyler, Emma, and Jack - children of Bobby and Christa; Charlie, Miles, and Oliver - sons of Billy and Cory; Hannah – daughter of Ben and Holly).
Chance Hunt is a graduate of The Master’s Seminary. Chance and his wife, Nicci, have been involved in student ministry for the past 10 years and love to see young people mature in their love for Christ and His Word. Chance currently oversees the student ministries department at Believers Fellowship in San Antonio.
His passion is to make Christ known both inside and outside of the Church. Chance and Nicci also have four daughters - Bryndal, Mailie, Harper, and Adley.
Children's Ministry Director
After spending 11 years as a community college math teacher, Aeron Ives went to The Master's Seminary in 2015, earning an M.Div. degree in 2018. While in seminary, he served as an intern in Children's Ministry at Grace Community Church in Los Angeles, where he discovered a love for ministering to children and their parents. He has been at Believers Fellowship since July 2018.
Aeron and his wife, Sarah, have been blessed with three children -- Luke, Sophie, and Josh.