Network ministries

The KEZ Team represents a diversity of ministries that have a similar heart for the Gospel


fresh oils (CRC)

Manhattan, NY

KEZ Team Member: Adrienne Crosky

The vision of Fresh Oils Ministries is to establish a community of believers to minister holistically in the community in which they live and serve, in order to experience and expand the Kingdom of God  here on earth.


City Grace Church (CRC)

Manhattan, NY

KEZ Co-Leader: Ben Spalink

City Grace launched as a brand new congregation in 2007 with a vision of reaching professionals with the good news of the gospel.  The church became established in 2014.  The church now meets in the East Village, and the vision is to be a diverse community of disciples who are worshipers in all of life, growing deep roots, and loving their neighbors through service.


Crossroads Community Church (RCA)

Stony Brook, NY

KEZ Co-Leader Doyle DeGraw

Crossroads is a "fresh start" church.  Christ Community Church was 40 years old and nearly ready to close their doors.  Pastor Doyle and his wife, Cathy, were called in to help bring revitalization to this community.  Now, the new Crossroads church is in a much healthier place and is looking to organize shortly.  Crossroads has three core values - the Gospel which brings us "up," the community which brings us "in" and the mission of God which draws us "out." 


Highbridge community church (RCA)

Bronx, NY

KEZ Team Member Cora Taitt

Highbridge Community Church is a new church start birthed out of the old Union Reformed Church in 2006.  It seeks to be a culturally diversechurchthat welcomes all that walk through the doors, just as they are.  The Mission is to encourage spiritual growth through the practical teaching of God’s Word, equip God’s people for the ministry of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and proclaim and spread the Good News of the Gospel


Good News Church (Non-Denom)

Manhattan, NY

KEZ Team Member Sam Kim

Sam Kim is the newest member of the KEZ Team. Along with John Lee, he heped plant Good News Church about seven years ago.  Good News Church exists to know Christ and make him known through gathered worship, preaching of the Word, administration of the sacraments, grace-filled communities, personal evangelism, global missions, and seeking the good of the city.

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The Reformed church of Newtown (RCA)

KEZ Team Member: Chris Koch

 We are a gospel community in the city that seeks to worship together, grow in grace, and serve God's purposes in Elmhurst and the world. Chris Koch serves as the pastor of the English Ministry, one of several ethnic groups within the church including Taiwanese and Mandarin. 


Project Hospitality (RCA)

KEZ Team Member: Karen Jackson

It is the mission of Project Hospitality, Inc. to reach out to community members who are hungry, homeless or otherwise in need in order to work with them to achieve their self-sufficiency — thereby enhancing the quality of life for our community. Project Hospitality seeks to realize its mission both by advocating for those in need and by establishing a comprehensive continuum of care that begins with the provision of food, clothing and shelter and extends to other services which include health care, mental health, alcohol and substance abuse treatment, HIV care, education, vocational training, legal assistance, and transitional and permanent housing.


Paul Glover (RCA)

Paul Glover pastors Flatlands Reformed Church, one of the oldest churches in Brooklyn, organized in 1654. He is the newest member of the KEZ Team.