Teaching Team

Senior Pastor | Kenton Beshore

Kenton Beshore has served as senior pastor since 1984. Mariners has grown from 250 to over 13,000 people who courageously follow Jesus, serve the community and change culture. His education includes a MA from Talbot Seminary and the Institute of London where he studied with Dr. John Stott. Kenton loves the privilege of being a pastor. His greatest joy is being with people at defining moments of their lives. He teaches God’s Word by filtering it through his life and applying it in practical ways. Kenton lives in Corona del Mar, California with his wife, Laurie. They have been married for 35 years and have four sons, four daughters-in-law, and eight grandchildren.