J.R. Cuevas has been serving the Lord as a vocational minister of the gospel for the last 15 years. In conjunction with his ministry at Grace Church Kalama Valley, Pastor Cuevas is ministering as a high school teacher at Kaimuki Christian School and as an instructor at Bethlehem College and Seminary's Hawaii extension. Pastor Cuevas pastored in San Diego and San Fransisco Bay Area. Pastor Cuevas also served in California at a Christian school as both a teacher and principal. Pastor JR and his wife, Kathy, have a son (Jayden) and daughter (Emma). JR is a Master's seminary graduate MDiv. 2011 and DMin. 2019.