Byron Morales, Jr.
Phone: 714-848-5511 x12
Job Title: Youth Pastor
Education: I went to Masters University and am working on my MDiv at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Years in ministry: 12 years.
Family: Married to my wife Alyssa. We have four boys, Roman, Maddox, Judah, & Julian.
Hometown: Lomita CA
I became a Christian… in my senior year of high school.
I started going to CrossPoint… online during COVID-19.
Describe your job: I get to preach to and disciple students! Basically, the best job in the world!
What is a random task that you do that not many people know about? Video editing.
What do you want people to know about the church staff? They are the most welcoming, gracious, and generous group of people I have ever met!!!
In what ways have you seen God move through your ministry? My favorite part of ministry is to see young people learn about Jesus and see them follow Jesus after high school.
THIS OR THAT?
Chick-Fil-A or Raising Cane's? Chick-Fil-A for the Spicy Sandwich. Raising Canes for the sauce.
Mountains or beach? Beach.
Early bird or night owl? Night Owl for sure. Who likes the morning???
Coffee or Tea? COFFEE. COFFEE. COFFEE.
Starbucks or Portola? Portola is the biz. Starbucks if I’m desperate (which happens often). Don’t @ me.
Casual or dressy? Causal
You have a free Saturday. What do you do? Long bike rides. Go on an adventure with the family. Read a book by the fire.
What’s the longest you would wait in the In n Out drive through? WHATEVER IT TAKES.
The best movie is… Anything with Tom Hanks
What’s your go-to coffee order? Pour Over or Americano.
Favorite spot in Huntington Beach? The Beach.
One place I’ve always wanted to visit is... Ireland.
A book you would recommend to everyone? Knowing God by J.I. Packer.
What’s the weirdest thing about you? I collect vintage typewriters.
What celebrity do people say you resemble? Not Johnny Depp but Jack Sparrow.