Within Los Angeles, the Westside is unique in its potential to serve as a strategic platform for kingdom advancement throughout the city and beyond. Collective has felt called to focus their efforts in this region. Collective’s mission is to call people to take seriously their place in the body of Christ, in community, in disciple-making, and on God’s mission as embedded missionaries on the Westside to reach others with the good news of the Gospel.
Casey and Lorenzo have a combined 34 years of ministry experience. They served together as pastors at Reality LA in Hollywood CA, where Casey was a teaching pastor and director of community groups, and Lorenzo was the executive pastor. In addition to being close friends, their diverse giftings, personalities, backgrounds, and experience make them an effective and complementary team.