Pastor Marion and Pastor Charis Logan

ORIGIN MAIN SESSION

Celebrating God’s Design of Male and Female by Marion and Charis Logan

Let’s be real, guys and girls are different! How many of you want to connect and be understanding of the opposite sex? The key is discovering that even though you may sometimes wish that the opposite sex was more like yours, you can celebrate and appreciate gender differences. God created male and female different because they both reflect His glorious image. The more men and women seek to control and compete with each other, the more distant they will become. This session is about guys and girls having healthy relationships and walking in harmony with each other.

PARENT CONFERENCE SPECIAL BONUS AFTERNOON SESSION DESCRIPTION:

Celebrating God’s Design of Male and Female by Marion and Charis Logan

God created male and female to reflect His glorious image—but how do we celebrate gender differences in appreciative and understanding manner? What truly defines what it means to be a man or a woman? This session is designed help parents/youth leaders have open dialogues with teen(s) about light-hearted topics such as discovering gender differences to heavier topics such as transgenderism. The key is heart-to-heart connection and being a safe place for youth to be open.

Biography

Moanalua Gardens Missionary Church

Marion is currently working as the young professionals Pastor at MGMC with his wife Charis.  He also works with youth in the community to promote positive healthy living and leadership. He has felt a call to be a voice and make a difference with youth and young adults in a multicultural and coastal environment. Marion has a passion to see people maximize their potential, live wholly, know who they are as Gods sons and daughters, love God and others, and see Gods kingdom collide with earth! He is married to Charis Logan and has a young son, Judah.

Charis has been a part of the MGMC Staff since 2004. She started out as a part-time Middle School Director then became the full-time Youth Pastor in 2006. In 2013, she became an Assistant Pastor, and now oversees the Media Ministries as well as the Children’s Ministry.  Charis graduated from Trinity Western University with her undergraduate degree in Social Sciences. She grew up at MGMC and enjoyed life as a pastor’s kid (Pastor Cal is her father), and thoroughly enjoys her job with her dad as her boss. She and her husband Marion were married in 2011 and lead the Young Professionals or “YoPros” ministry together at MGMC, and have one young son, Judah. Charis’ greatest joy in life is ministering to people and seeing God bring healing and freedom to people’s lives.