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Lead Pastor

Dan has been the lead pastor of Life In Christ Center (LCC) since October of 2014.  He has served in multiple ministry leadership roles all of his adult life and was called into full-time ministry after working many years as an aerospace project engineer.  He is passionate about preaching the Word of God in a way that is understandable and results in life-change through Christ. Dan holds a Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington and a Masters in Ministry from Northwest University.  

Pastor Dan has been married to his wife Nancy for over 30 years and has 4 adult married daughters and three wonderful grandkids. In his free time, Dan enjoys spending time with his wife and loves exploring the outdoors, hiking, and biking.

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Nancy is Pastor Dan’s wife and also a staff pastor. She received her ministry credentials with the Assemblies of God in 2013 through Global University. Nancy loves having “heart to heart” talks with others; especially ministering to caring for the sick and elderly through various compassion ministries. Nancy fulfills various church roles as needed. Nancy raised 4 daughters in the Lord and now has the privilege of seeing them serve God in their gifts around the Pacific Northwest. Nancy enjoys interior decorating, books, antique hunting and her sweet grandchildren.
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Richard and Tristan have been serving as youth directors since July of 2013. Both have been involved with youth ministry leadership since 2004. Their heart for ministry is ‘disciples making disciples.’
Richard and Tristan enjoy living life alongside the youth leadership team and the teenagers they serve. They have been married for almost 10 years and have two sons, Ben (age 4) and Alex (age 11 months.) Richard enjoys information systems and technology, as well as creating and playing games. Tristan’s interests include coffee, playing the keyboard, and connecting with people.  They both enjoy outdoor activities like camping, hiking, rafting, and playing volleyball and tennis.
Tristan is currently pursuing credentialing through Global University and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology.
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Children’s Ministry

Pastor Frank and Jana oversee the Children’s Ministries from K -5th grades. They have served as Children’s Pastors for the last eighteen years being able to minister, mentor and lead the next generation of kids to Jesus.   We believe that every child has the right to the gospel on their level of understanding and we have lived this philosophy throughout our ministry with great success. Our heart is to minister to the entire family through various ministries that can benefit the children and parents, developing a growth strategy that can minister to the entire family.

Frank and Jana have been married for 35 years and have three adult children. Two who are married, one lives in Spokane, Washington, and one living in Dallesport, Washington with two grandchildren. Our youngest lives at home with us. Frank is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God.  Both attended Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri and has a BA in Bible.    Frank enjoys camping, leather work, writing children’s curriculum, fishing, and playing the guitar. Jana enjoys reading, doing crafts, cooking, camping, painting and playing the piano. Frank’s email:

Pastor Emeritus
Dr. J. W. Jepson was the Lead Pastor of Life in Christ Center from mid-1995 to 2013. He remains active at LCC as Pastor Emeritus. He is an ordained minister of the Assemblies of God. Since entering the ministry in 1950, he has served as an evangelist, a pastor, and a teacher and administrator. His education includes a Bachelors degree in Theology from Messenger College, a Masters degree in General Studies–Social Science from Southern Oregon University, and an earned doctorate (D.Min.) from Western (Conservative Baptist) Seminary.
Dr. Jepson’s books and some of his articles and essays are available on this website — Select the tab “J.W. Jepson”
Pastor Jepson can also be seen every week on a program called Compact on KRHP TV14.