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Family: Three children, Teresa Jacobs, Chris Obregon and Matt Holub; a dozen grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
Occupation: Semi-retired ... I do more now than I did before.
Hobbies, interests: I like the outdoors, but my main focus and interest is helping people, especially youth. I like to help the ones who are really in need.
What brought you to the Yuba-Sutter area? I was here for a number of years, then moved to southeast Arizona and came back for family.
Place of worship you attend: Calvary Christian Center, Olivehurst
How long have you attended? I started attending recently.
What is the importance of faith in your life? It's life itself. It's vision, it's purpose, it's a relationship. It's an answer to every question. It's not about religion or church, it's not about feeling; it's about knowing.
How do you live out your faith? I try to live like Jesus lived and taught us to live. My major heart is helping youth, especially those at-risk. (Recently) I was driving down the road and saw three young men. I talked to them about God, Jesus, that he loves them just they way they are; he is real and they would be welcome to come to church. I felt compelled to let them know someone loves them.
Faith in Action appears Saturdays. It features a member of a church, temple or mosque and the importance of their faith. To suggest someone to be featured, contact Faith & Family coordinator Larry Badger at 749-4776 or lbadger@ appealdemocrat. com.