The most secure thing you can do with your life is share your gift.
– Jeff & Shaleia

Chef Jason & LTC(R) Chrissy Emerick PhD,
Executive Ministers of Operations

Jason and Chrissy execute administrative and financial duties for the Church of Union. They met online in the Twin Flames Universe Open Forum in 2016 and became fast friends while attending Twin Flame Ascension School. Jason and Chrissy didn’t find out until years later they were Twin Flames and swiftly achieved Harmonious Twin Flame Union following their revelation on 7 January 2020 and then married in the Church of Union shortly after in September. Chrissy is a retired Lieutenant Colonel of the United States Army, with a PhD in Public Safety Leadership from Capella University. Jason is a professionally trained chef and graduate of Johnson and Whales University with a Bachelor of Science in Culinary Arts and Restaurant Management. Jason and Chrissy developed a strong sense of devotion to the Teachings of Union as live students of Twin Flame Ascension School and have been dedicated volunteers in the COU community since its inception. Together they are both Master Certified Ascension Coaches in Harmonious Twin Flame Union and serve as the CEOs of Divine Dish and Mind Alignment Process.

José & Michaila Sánchez,
Executive Ministers of Communications

José and Michaila are Master Certified Ascension Coaches with Twin Flames Universe. They oversee all social media channels and communications. They are also both Directors of Twin Flames Universe Spanish which is helping to bring the Teachings of Union to the Spanish speaking world. They met in the Twin Flames Universe community, and after knowing each other for 3 years, recognized one another as Twin Flames. They were married in the Church of Union on the 15th of September 2021. Michaila became a live student of Jeff and Shaleia’s Twin Flame Ascension School in November of 2017, José joined the community in the summer of 2018. They have both dedicated their lives since then to sharing the Teachings of Union with the world, through volunteering, Ascension Coaching, and in their practice of the work in every area of their lives. José has a superior degree in Industrial Technology Engineering and a bachelor’s degree in Science and Technology. Both are highly dedicated Ascension Coaches who are extremely passionate about helping others master the Teachings of Union.

Laurențiu & Alexandra Benzar,
Executive Ministers of Development

Laurențiu and Alexandra oversee and guide the development process of all of the Church of Union projects and help improve existing systems and policies to create a healthy, joyful and functioning work environment. They met in 2014 in university where their friendship grew and where Alexandra would later on finish her bachelor’s degree in Software Development. In 2016, their friendship turned into romance and, while seeking the truth about their connection, they arrived in the Twin Flames Universe community in mid 2018. They have been dedicated students of the Teachings of Union ever since, which helped them attain their Harmonious Twin Flame Union on 21st of May 2019. One year later, they exchanged their marriage vows in the Church of Union. They believe that the Teachings of Union can be shared through any medium and their dream is to share it through video games. Because of this, they serve the Church of Union in Divine Gaming Inc., where Alexandra is the CEO and Laurențiu is the Executive Assistant.

Julia Martin-Woodbridge,
Executive Minister for Human Relations

Julia is a Certified Ascension Coach with Twin Flames Universe and is Director of the HR Department of the Church of Union and also manages the Copywriting and Editing Team. Since joining the community, she has dedicated her life to helping to build Heaven on Earth. She is passionate about personal development and now assists volunteers to embody the Teachings of Union through their service, so that they can grow and flourish on their individual journeys of Ascension. Julia joined the community in November 2017 as a live student of Twin Flame Ascension School following a 15 year spiritual journey. She studied English Literature and Philosophy at University but has had varied careers consisting of 3D Design, Sustainable Building Consultancy and Emergency Response. With her wealth of life experience and nurturing presence, she provides a safe, open and compassionate environment for our volunteers to support their spiritual development and to spread the Teachings of Union worldwide.


If you want your reality improved, improve the reality of others.
– Jeff & Shaleia