Our Team

Meet the people behind the goodness.


Chris & Jen Drake

Chris and his amazing wife Jennifer serve as the senior pastors of Embyrs.  Their heart for family and vulnerability drive the way they minister and run our ministry.  They have three beautiful kids, one pet rat, and a pet dog that reside in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.


Josh & Katieann Browning

Josh & Katieann have a passion for family, and seeing relationships develop in honor.  They are loving, loyal, and some of the craziest people on the face of this planet. Katieann serves as the Associate Pastor at Embyrs.  Josh & Katieann currently reside in Coeur d'Alene, ID with their four children.


Bethany Young

Bethany is a powerful individual with varied business background and spiritual prowess.  She leads all administrative tasks at Embyrs and leads with passion and precision in everything she puts her hands to.  Bethany currently resides in Spokane Valley.


Gio & Joneen Gentilini

Gio & Joneen have a pulse on the land and the people.  Gio is a community minded person, and Joneen currently serves as the Finance Director at Embyrs.  They currently reside in Rathdrum, Idaho.


Steve & Wendy Abbott

Steve & Wendy are a powerful prophetic couple who have been a part of the local house for many years.  They have hearts for discernment and justice while serving in truth.  Steve & Wendy currently reside in Post Falls and have four children and two grandchildren.


Melissajoy Hayton

Melissajoy has a passion for Throne Room intercession and intimacy, as well as for missions, both in the United States and internationally. She lives in Rathdrum, Idaho, and has one wonderful son and a beautiful daughter-in-law with two grandchildren.