Our staff

jeff cruz - Lead pastor

Jeff came to know Christ in the 1980's while attending Calvary Chapel West Covina. During that time, he learned how to teach the bible systematically. In 2004, he was led to San Diego where he began attending Calvary Mira Mesa. Soon after, he was leading worship during Friday night bible study and took over teaching as well. He now leads CM2 as pastor and worship leader. He is married to Sarah B. with whom he shares a son. 

Life Verse: Hebrews 12:2

Chris araiza - youth pastor

Chris was born at Bittburg Air Base, Germany then raised here in San Diego. He holds an Associates Degree in Theology from Calvary Chapel Bible College. His previous experience includes Jr. High Youth Leader at Mercy Community Church and Assistant Youth Leader here at Calvary Mira Mesa. He is married to Sarah and is the father of three beautiful daughters. 

Life Verse: Matthew 18:1-5