We have a passion for people, our town and our world. Our culture and leadership is characterized by worship, the love of God, and a genuine call to ministry. These ideals have been shaped by our rich history of great co-workers and energy; always pressing forward in our call to love God and love others.

  • Kyle Degagne

    Teaching Pastor

    Kyle and his wife Mandie have been partnering in ministry for nearly a decade.  Kyle and Mandie and a handful of devoted followers of Christ founded Refuge Church in January 2015 in East Providence, RI.  Kyle served as a youth pastor for 5 years prior assisted by his wife and others.  It is their joy to serve in this new role.


  • Joe Marron


    Joe and Pat Marron have been involved in Church administration, Christian education, and missions since their college days (a very long time ago). They are excited about seeing how the Lord might use them to make disciple makers through Refuge Church.

  • Mark Rodrigues

    Pastor & Communications Director

    Mark and Tammy have been serving God together in their local church for over 10 years. Mark has served previously as an Elder and youth minister. They began attending Refuge Church one week after it opened. They are consistently amazed at how the members and leaders spur one another on to good works.

  • Mandie Degagne

    Seeds Ministry Director

  • Tammy Rodrigues

    Special Events Director & Treasurer

    Type content here...

  • David & Donna Brailsford

    Hospitality Directors

    Type content here...

  • Pat Marron

    Missions Director

    Type content here...