Our Story

We are a non-denominational church in Fairfield, CT, with members meeting locally throughout Fairfield and New Haven counties. We started over 20 years ago and now have over 200 followers of Christ.

Our members come from diverse backgrounds and all stages of life. We are committed to following the teachings of the bible and meeting regularly.

Our Vision

We are a unified Church where every disciple is valued. We foster a sense of belonging through sacrificial agape love. We equip each member with God’s Word and support, enabling them to use their talent in our collective mission.

Our Mission

Our mission is to be a shining light in the world. We nurture the spiritual growth of our members, guiding them toward deeper faith and understanding. We are committed to seeking and saving the lost and serving the poor, embodying Christ’s teachings in every action.

Our Values

Agape Love

Sacrificial love for the well-being of another.

Bible Based

The Bible is the standard.

Humility

Through listening and learning.

Grace Motivated

Not shame or guilt-motivated.

Discipleship & Mentorship

Engaged in helping one another.

Visionary

Eyes open to where God is leading.

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Leadership Team

This diverse team is made up of staff and volunteer members. This well-trained team is responsible for the development of effective ministries to meet the needs of the church.

Patrick and La Micia

Lead Ministers


Patrick and La Micia Genova joined the SoConn Church in 2017 as the Youth and Family ministry leaders. Previously, they served overseas in the mission team in Madrid, Spain. They were trained in the New England School of Missions Seminary. Patrick is currently the Regional Communication Director for New England Christ of Christ. La Mica is the author of the book “Becoming Mrs.G: A True Christian Love Story”. They have a young child, Jacob. Patrick is fluent in Spanish.

Jacky

Singles Ministry Advocate


Jacky Cayard has been an active church member since 2003, serving the singles. She holds a Masters degree of Arts in Criminal Justice from Sacred Heart University.

Jim and Teresa

Campus Shepherds and House Church Coach


 Jim and Teresa Brown served in the full-time ministry for over 30 years. Their experience includes mission teams to Brazil and Africa, and serving as ministers in NYC Church of Christ. They have been married for 30 years and have 3 children. They are now retired but felt the calling to use their experience to guide the church.

Stan

Financial Stewardship

Stan Lamour has been a devoted member of the church since 1996. He possesses a Master’s in Health Education and Experiential Health and Healing. He also serves as the President of the Board of Directors, guiding the Financial Peace University program. Previously, Stan, alongside his wife Gisela, led the Children’s Ministry, teen ministry, and coordinated preteen activities at the church.

Dennis and Marquette

Dating and Engaged Couples Support

Dennis and Marquette Wilson have been disciples for more than 30 years. They have served as a leadership couple for different ministries, including marrieds’, singles’, children’s, and dating couples,’ at various times throughout their spiritual journey. The Wilsons love their church family, and strive to be inspirational, Christ-centered examples that serve and encourage others. Dennis and Marquette have been married since 1995. They have shared interests in speed walking, car rides, seeking out new challenges, and watching football.

John and Cheryl

Marriage Support and Wellness

John and Cheryl Rountree, residents of Westport, CT, have been happily married for 34 years. They have been leading community groups for more than 15 years. John has dedicated over 10 years as the Director of HOPE World Wide’s Southern CT Chapter. Professionally, he’s an architect specializing in sustainable energy. Cheryl, with 40 years of experience, is a licensed social worker offering mental health counseling. In the community, John is involved with the local Chamber of Commerce, while Cheryl enjoys yoga and meditation. Both love gardening and hosting friends. They have two accomplished adult children: Ben, a filmmaker, and Sarah, a chef.

Staff

Meet our awesome Staff members!

Quentin

Campus Minister


Quentin Goodman has a passion for seeking and saving the lost and for raising up men to lead in the Church. He graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2023 with an Exercise Science degree. During his time at UConn, he delayed his senior year to take part in a ministry training internship called Chance Of A Lifetime. This internship sparked his growth in preaching and practical ministry. Quentin lives in Stratford and spends his free time watching movies with friends, playing volleyball, and training in the gym.

Stenson

Youth & Family Teen Leader

Stenson Jean-Baptiste, Jr. has been a member of the SoConn Church of Christ since 2018. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology with a Minor in Criminal Justice. Stenson is always thinking about different ways that he can serve and help others by using the gifts and talents God has provided him. Stenson has had much experience working with at risk youth in the community and while continuing to do so he has now also been helping serve in the Teen Ministry here at SoConn. Stenson resides in the Valley Area of Southern Connecticut, specifically in the City of Shelton. He has a passion for music,  playing sports, supporting families, and building friendships. 

Brigitte

Administrative Assistant

Brigitte Santiago Moore has been a member of the church since 2014. She served as a Community Group Leader in the Preteen and Teen Ministry. She currently serves on the Board of Directors. As an administrative assistant of the church, she helps with a variety of tasks, including upkeep of the calendar and church app, as well as communications. Brigitte resides in Ansonia with her husband, Elliot, and her children, Elijah and Brielle. She loves music, time with friends, sporting events, and time with her children and their friends.

Sarah

Youth & Family Teen Leader


Sarah Murray has been an active church member since 2012 and graduated from Salem State University in 2016, majoring in Graphic Design with a minor in Advertising. She openly shares her personal journey, hoping that by doing so, it becomes a source of inspiration for others to understand God’s love better and connect with Him. In her free time, she enjoys traveling to new places, reading, playing volleyball, and spending time in nature.

Diane

Administrator


Diane Devlin has served as our administrator since 2021 and has been a member since 2007. She hopes her service will create an organized and comforting environment for all attending Soconn. Diane currently resides in Fairfield County with her husband, Kyle, and three children. When she is not working on her family business. She enjoys traveling, playing with the two family dogs, spending time with family and friends.

Location

We usually meet at 1115 Fairfield Wood Rd at Fairfield on Sundays except for special events.

Please check the events page or use the form below to confirm with us before attending!

Time

Sunday 10:30 am

Address

1115 Fairfield Wood Rd, Fairfield, CT