The Team

Meet the Team

Robert T Schlipp

Lead Pastor
Pastor Robert T joined Radiant Life Church in August, 2015. A graduate of Evangel University in Springfield, MO, he has served as a regional manager for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, was a lead pastor in Colorado, toured and appeared in a series of videos as Bibleman, and served as a children’s pastor and evangelist. Pastor Robert T was born in Stockton, CA, and has lived in Washington, Missouri and Colorado. He has been married to Anayansi since March, 2000. They have two children.

Anayansi Schlipp

Assistant Pastor
(Hospitality, Missions & Women)
Pastor Anayansi joined Radiant Life Church in August, 2015. A graduate of Bethany University in Scotts Valley, CA, she has served as a high school para-educator, elementary school teacher, preschool teacher, tour & office manager for Bibleman, played the role of Biblegirl in live ministry events, and served as a children’s pastor in two Northern California churches. Pastor Anayansi was born in El Paso, TX, and has lived in the US, Latin America & Europe. She has been married to Robert T since March, 2000. They have two children.

Jack Tavares

Assistant Pastor
(Worship Arts)
Pastor Jack joined Radiant Life Church in 2018. Raised in Manteca, Pastor Jack began playing in a worship band in the seventh grade, served as a worship pastor at two churches in the Pacific Northwest, and has worked connect diverse churches through unified worship services. Pastor Jack was born in Springfield, MO, and has also lived in Washington State. He has been married to Janée since 2005. They have three children.

Simon Rodriguez

Assistant Pastor
(Jr & Sr High Students)
Pastor Simon joined Radiant Life Church in January, 2018. A graduate of the Latin American Bible Institute in La Puente, CA, he has served as a youth pastor and associate pastor in Stockton, and participated in Masters Commission in Elk Grove, CA. Pastor Simon was born in Lodi, CA, and he is a graduate of Tokay High School.

Eirena Ewert

RLC Kids & Missions Director
Eirena joined Radiant Life Church in 2018. A graduate of Simpson University in Redding, CA, she has worked at a Christian camp in Northern California, and participated in missions trips to Spain, Mexico, Thailand and the US. Eirena was born in Bakersfield, CA, and is pursuing ministry credentials with the Assemblies of God.

Jennifer Torres

Lead Pastor’s Assistant
Jennifer joined Radiant Life Church in 1992. A graduate of Platte Valley Academy in Shelton, NE, Jennifer has studied at MTI Business College in Stockton, worked in the office of an insurance agency for over 20 years, faithfully leads our prayer team, and serves in early childhood for Radiant Life Kids Church. Jennifer was born in Albion, NE, and has been married to LittleJohn since 1988. They have two adult children.

Meet the Board

2019 Radiant Life Church Board: (left to right) Jane Morgan, Loren Hollingsworth, April Bettencourt, Pastor Robert T Schlipp, Clay Follett, Lydia Lerma, and Aaron Aguilar.