Joshua Chavez is the Lead Pastor of 7th Street Church, a rapidly growing mutli-ethnic, multi-generational church in Long Beach, CA.    In addition to leading this church community, Joshua is also a recording artist & traveling Worship Leader and has led worship nationwide with organizations such as Promise Keepers, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, Urban Youth Workers Institute, Maranatha Music Worship Conferences and others.

As a pastor and worship leader Joshua is passionate about serving the local church.   He is dedicated to partnering with local churches, church planters and church planting teams to strengthen and train them in creating a worship experience that’s honoring to both culture and tradition while embracing diversity and change in a healthy way.

Joshua is also an Associate with the SLINGSHOT Group, an organization dedicated to partnering with local churches to find and build the best teams & leaders possible.  Aside from leading the church he serves at as Lead Pastor, Joshua is also dedicated to coaching, consulting and staffing churches throughout the USA and Latin America.

Joshua his wife Noemi and two boys live in Long Beach, CA.    They are passionate Jesus freaks and live on mission to make Jesus more famous everywhere they go.