Being Salt and Light in Brighton, MI

Sam Mariano

Sam was born and raised in the Philippines until his family moved to the United States in August of 2005. He lived in Mobile, Alabama for 9 years, where he spent several of these years serving a local church as a youth/young adults leader, Sunday pre-school teacher and worship leader, before moving to Michigan in November of 2014. Sam is passionate about discipleship and building people up to the knowledge and understanding of Christ Jesus and in experiencing the fullness of God’s grace in our daily life.

Sam is currently the Music Director of BCC and is leading the Young adults ministry, devoting his time developing both young and old to use their gifts and talents to bring glory to God and worshiping the Lord through music, while also encouraging, empowering, and challenging his peers through life on life journey with Christ Jesus, rooted in the Word of God.

He is a full-time technician in an engineering company called CSD and a part-time student at Regent University where he will obtain a degree in Biblical and Theological Studies.

In his spare time, Sam enjoys running, working out, reading, hanging out with friends and enjoying delicious meals together!