Pastor Lance and Tedynne Sokugawa lead our Wailuku extension (WEX) of Grace Bible Church. Lance graduated from Pearl City High School on Oahu and the University of Hawaii at Manoa. It was in college where Lance accepted the Lord and attended GBC Honolulu. While at GBC Honolulu, he became part of a team to start GBC Hilo.
After serving for 8 years, he returned to Oahu then later was part of a team to GBC Leeward. During that time, he married Tedynne whom he had met at GBC Honolulu where she was involved with Youth Ministry. Years later, they moved to Maui for a job opportunity at Makena Resort. While on Maui, they attended GBC Maui. Tedynne worked for the church as part of the office staff. Currently, she works for the County of Maui. When GBC Maui launched another campus, Lance and Tedynne became part of the ministry.
Lance currently works at Maui Nui Golf Club as the Golf Course Superintendent while leading the Wailuku campus and enjoys golf, fishing, watching ESPN and recently completed his first and last marathon (Honolulu 2013).