Lucas Rivera began serving as our associate pastor in 2016. He served as an Elder at CityLights Church before being hired at MBC. He also helped lead a church in the Tampa Bay area for seven years, before being led to move back home to the Chicagoland area in August 2011. Lucas currently oversees our Life Groups and Anchor Students Ministry with the help of his wife Deliz, and fantastic youth team he has around him. Lucas has a strong desire to lead young people into a lasting relationship with their Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Also, a passion for seeing the church shaped by sound doctrine. Lucas has been married for 20 years and is the father of three (Julissa, Janeliz, and Joshua).