Alliance Northwest leaders and churches certainly didn't lay dormant during the summer. Multiple churches extended calls to new lead pastors, and one church in Oregon (New Hope Church) decided to become part of our tribe. Let's welcome them!
David & Kati Prantner moved from Alaska to take the Lead Pastor position at the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church in Bly, Oregon.
Dr. Stephen & Esther Chien accepted the call to the pastorate at Tri-Cities Chinese C&MA Church this summer and Stephen has jumped into the developing Columbia River Network with vigor.
Pastor Endre Norem and New Hope Church in Lebanon, Oregon became affiliated with Alliance Northwest over the summer.
Joe & Susan Donohue transitioned from East Hills in Kelso, Washington to Lead Pastor at Alliance Bible Church in Anchorage, Alaska.
Welcome to Bob & Sharon Setzer, new pastors at Sojourn Church in Lacey, Washington. Bob was formerly Worship Pastor at Arbor Heights in Seattle.
Steve & Malana Ganz are the new interims at Clover Pass Community Church in Ketchikan, Alaska.
Sylvester Jones (Bubba) has now become the new pastor at Naknek Community Bible Chapel in Alaska. Bubba was mentored by former Naknek pastor Hugh Griffiths in a very cool transition story.