MANNA is Matt & Jenna, two Catholic best friends, youth ministers and worship leaders seeking to encourage and inspire others to grow in their relationship with Christ and live out their Catholic faith. MANNA hopes to be a source of joy and nourishment for you through blogs, vlogs and their podcast: "Manna - Food For Thought". We are praying for you!
Jenna DiBernardo is happily married to her amazing husband, loves spending time training horses, corralling teens, and diving deeper into her Catholic faith. She is the Youth Minister and Confirmation Coordinator at San Francisco Solano in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA and has been serving in Youth Ministry since 2009. Jenna enjoys leading worship, going on adventures with her husband, and seeing teens encounter Christ.
Matthew Zemanek is a devoted husband, father, youth minister, Catholic speaker and worship leader. Originally a mountain man from Lake Arrowhead, Matt left a life of bear-riding, log-hurling and competitive beard-growing to live in Aliso Viejo, CA, with his beautiful wife, Erika, and their daughter Hannah. He is the Director of Adult & Youth Faith Formation at Saint Timothy's in Laguna Niguel, CA and has been serving in youth ministry since 2005. Matt has a Master's Degree in Pastoral Theology from Loyola Marymount University and hopes to continue on to receive his PhD and eventually become a deacon. He enjoys being a joyful Catholic, leading worship, sharing his faith, riddles, doing escape rooms and drinking iced tea.