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Mike Gratzke -  Pastor of Community First Church of God

North Torrance High School (1964)

BA and Teaching Credential (Cal, State Stanislaus 1969)

High School Teacher-Coach (1969-1972)

Born Again (Spring 1972)

Assistant Coach – Athletes in Action Basketball Team (1974-78)

Sales & Marketing – Control Data Corp. (1979-1984)

President-CEO – Ultimate Resources, Inc. (1985-1991)

Missionary Pastor – Planted, Cabo English Church (1996-2010)

Ordained by Church of God – Anderson, Indiana (2001)

Pastor – Community First Church of God, Homeland, Ca. (2010-18)


Conference Speaker

Planted – Legends of Faith Church – Temecula, Ca. (2015)

Publisher – Grace Revolution Today Magazine (2017)

President – Grace Revolution Printing (2017)

Ambassador for Peace – Pastor (December 2017)

Married to Kim Gratzke, 1993. Mike and Kim reside in Homeland, California. They have 4 grown children and no grand-children.

promoting peaceful dialogue among those who oppose religious violence