Mark started as our pastor on September 24th, 2017. He and his wife Kathy celebrated 35 years of marriage this past year. Originally from Spokane, Mark has served around The Northwest as a youth pastor, music minister and lead pastor since 1984. Mark and Kathy also served through Nazarene Mission Core as short term missionaries to Germany. He has a passion for investing in people to help lead them to a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. In his free time you’ll find Mark running the trails around Oakridge or dropping a line in a nearby stream to try his luck at fishing. His life verse is Isaiah 30:21.