Welcome to Resound Church OC!
No matter your age, demographic, or life story you are welcome here. At Resound, we operate on a global scale to reinvent the way in which we connect people to Jesus and each other. We hope to ring loud enough to fill the world with the sounds of the Gospel, and create an unforgettable church experience for all who pass through our doors. This site is your guide to all things Resound. We are so glad you are here!
- To fill a place with sound; be loud enough to echo
- To sing the praises of
Meet The Team
Luke & Alissa Reid
Tom Hammel has a passion for leadership development and to see people mobilized to ministry. Having been given the opportunity to preach when he was fifteen Tom was trained in an environment that believed in seeing young people empowered. He has served at churches of various sizes and currently serves as Resound OC teaching Pastor. One of his passions is to raise up young leaders and see them discover their calling and purpose. Tom and his wife Jami have been married for 20 years and together have two daughters.
Director of Operations & Creative Arts
E. Gaxiola leads Creative Arts and Operations at Resound OC. With an extensive 15 year background working with numerous churches both behind the scenes and in the spotlight, E maintains a considerable amount of far-reaching firsthand knowledge on what it truly takes to build a sustainable church from the foundation up. An expert in the curation of Creative Arts and Worship, E’s gift for facilitating a well-rounded and enriching church experience will greatly serve Resound OC.
Family Ministry Director
Cobie Potesta is the Director of Family and Youth Ministry at Resound OC. With several years of experience working with children in both devotional and educational settings, Cobie oversees a safe, wholistic, and multifaceted family ministry that contributes positive development and growth both in and outside of the church. Her ultimate goal as the Family Ministry leader is to equip, empower, and educate the children and families of Resound with the tools necessary to better identify with themselves and the power of God in a clean and safeguarded environment.
Matt Potesta is the Director of Productions at Resound OC. Brandishing an extensive amount of global touring experience in the Christian music and audio world, Matt wields a deep rooted passion for developing unforgettable audio and visual experiences for churches worldwide. His approach to production is suitable on a universal level for the enjoyment of people of all ages, backgrounds, and walks of life. Matt looks forward to meeting and working with the future volunteers of Resound Production to assist them with honing their crafts and cultivating their passions
Connections Team Director
Melissa Johnson leads Connections at Resound OC. After giving her life to God at the age of 14, Melissa developed a fundamental passion for connecting people to the love and grace of God. She hopes to build a space in which Resound OC will feel as welcoming as home, and leave an everlasting positive impression on both new and familiar guests of all levels of faith.
So you’ve been to Resound Church, and want to know more on how to further get involved? The next steps would be NEXT, our development and connection class that meets for three weeks beginning the second week of every month. NEXT aims to break down the walls that keep us disengaged and discover the very skills that make you, you. It’s a free, fun, and fulfilling way to participate and identify your individuality. Sign up today!
At Resound Church, we believe that life doesn’t just happen in rows, it also happens in Circles. Circle groups are a core value of Resound Church, and a great way for you to get to know more people who share similar interests too.
26701 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656