REV. LEE & JAN ELLINGSON
Pastor Lee was officially installed as the lead pastor in September after serving as interim pastor following the retirement of Pastor Larry Chovancek.
Pastor Lee has served as an Evangelist and a Pastor. While serving as an Executive Pastor in Massachusetts, he was also an Adjunct Pastor at Eastern Nazarene College. If you notice a bit of an accent when he speaks, know that he grew up in the North Carolina – Georgia region.
Jan Ellingson is from New Orleans, Louisiana. She and Lee met when they were students at Bethany Nazarene College (now Southern Nazarene University) in Bethany, Oklahoma. Jan is a Nurse Practitioner in endocrinology (diabetes, thyroid, osteoporosis, etc.). She enjoys working with plants and exploring the beautiful Colorado mountains and countryside. Pastor and Jan moved to Grand Junction in September 2015 from Oklahoma City.
PASTOR JEREMY STOVER
Jeremy comes from Rifle, Colorado. He has a music degree from Southern Nazarene University and leads our services, working with our Worship Committee, Choir Director and Worship Teams.
Through emphasizing a blending of music styles from traditional to contemporary, Jeremy leads the celebrational atmosphere of our Services.
PASTOR ALLEN GEMAEHLICH
Allen and his wife, Tammy Gemaehlich, lead our Youth programs. Allen and Tammy are Colorado natives. They enjoy working with the youth and are passionate about the topics youth face today. They enjoy sports, bicycling and the outdoors.
The Senior and Junior High Teens meet every Wednesday @ 7 pm.
We pray daily for the teens, their families and this dedicated team of leaders.