Prayer Team

Prayer Team

Elder

Gini Downing

Hello!  My name is Gini Downing, and I’ve been a member of Ventura Vineyard since its inception. I currently serve as a member of the pastoral team, the teaching team, and as an elder and member of the board of directors.  And, you’ll see me playing keyboards a couple times  a month as well.  My passion is in the area of Spiritual Formation.  I frequently teach classes and workshops on prayer, worship, spiritual formation, and spiritual disciplines, and have written…
Elder

Richard Sochel

My name is Richard Sochel. I am very glad you stopped to read this and other bios on the website.  The Ventura Vineyard is a creative, unique, and special church. It has been my church family, learning community and place of worship since 2003. I am married to Kathy Navarro Sochel and I have two adult children. It is my privilege and honor to be part of the church’s Leadership Team to serve the Ventura Vineyard community both as an Elder…