Bryce Thomas Kennison

Bryce Kennison Ministry Position: Part time youth minister Contact Info: Education: Pursuing a Bachelors in Mathematics with a minor in Teaching and Philosophy at Texas A&M University Ministry Background: I do not have a back ground in ministry but I do have a love for teaching which transfers over into youth ministry well. Passions […]

Brian Baudoin

BRIAN BAUDOIN Hometown: Crofton, Maryland Ministry at Ablaze: Director of Youth Ministries at St. Anthony and St. Mary Contact:, 979-485-9910 ext. 708 Education: Double Major in Political Science and Disaster Management, with a Minor in Leadership Development from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. Ministry Background: I grew up playing the guitar with my church […]

Sarah Lessmann

SARAH LESSMANN Hometown: Pearland, Texas Ministry at Ablaze: Director of Youth Ministry Contact:, 979-485-9910 ext. 713 Education: I graduated from Texas A&M University in May 2016 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences with an emphasis in Youth Development. Ministry Background: Currently, I work as the Director of Youth Ministry and High School […]

Maggie Downing

MAGGIE DOWNING Hometown: Wimberley, Texas Ministry at Ablaze: Youth Minister Contact:, 979-485-9910 ext. 717 Ministry Background: The summer before I went into high school, I went on a freshman retreat, and I felt this push to just finally surrender everything to the Lord. I became youth group president shortly after that and staffed every retreat I […]

Truely Nguyen

TRUELY NGUYEN Hometown: Pearland, Texas Ministry Position: Middle School Youth Minister at St. Joseph’s Contact: Education: I graduated from Texas A&M University in May of 2021 with a B.S. in University Studies with an area of concentration in Child Professional Services with minors in Sociology and Creative Studies. Ministry Background: After my confirmation in 2016, I returned to my […]