Brent & Staci Woods
















Congregation Leaders

Rabbi Brent & Rebbetzin Staci Woods


Rabbi Brent Woods grew up in a family of 9 children in a Catholic household. At the age of 13 he received Messiah. For nearly 30 years he has served in local congregations in various capacities, including Associate Messianic Rabbi, Assistant Messianic Congregational Leader, Bible study teacher, music ministry, usher, children’s ministry and other positions.

Formerly ordained as an Associate Messianic Rabbi, Brent has completed the course of Yeshiva studies through the IAMCS, the International Association of Messianic Congregations and Synagogues. He is studying modern Hebrew through Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

More importantly, he is currently completing coursework through Ahavat Ammi’s Yeshivat Shuvu at

Rabbi Brent is founding Rabbi of Emek Elohim Messianic Congregation.

Brent met his wife of 28 years Staci while serving in music ministry. They have 2 children.

I solemnly charge you before G-d and the Messiah Yeshua, who will judge the living and the dead when He appears and establishes His Kingdom: proclaim the Word! Be on hand with it whether the time seems right or not. Convict, censure and exhort with unfailing patience and with teaching. 

2 Timothy 4:2 CJB