Pastor Mark Sandberg 

Mark arrived in Latvia from America in 1993 and has made it his home.  Before Latvia, Mark taught English at the college level while studying at Columbia Biblical Seminary in America.  In Latvia, besides his pastoral role in Communitas, Mark focuses on teaching biblical education at the Latvian Biblical Center and the Baltic Pastoral Institute.

Mark is married to Vēsma, who besides her work as a translator also helps lead the Latvian Christian Alliance for Orphans.  Mark and Vēsma have three children- Justin, Brendan, and Anna - plus a dog, 2 cats, and a variety of smaller creatures. 

Leadership Team

Our team serves the church in a variety of capacities; whether it's leading worship or handling finances or making coffee, they are here to serve you. Contact us if you need assistance, or are interested in using your gifts and skills to serve the church in some way. 

Becky Arvan

Artūrs and Līga Piļkēviči

Jānis and Kaiva Upleji

Marty and Tanya Bell

Marika Kozlovska

Patrick Noonan