Cascade Missionary / Missions Pastor
Joel and Kathy met at Southwestern Bible College in Phoenix, Arizona in the mid 70’s and were married in 1979. Joel served as College Pastor at Northwest Community Church in Phoenix for 5 years before moving his family to Washington State in 1989. He became an Associate Pastor at Overlake Christian Church, in Redmond where he served for 16 years. Joel is now the Vice President of Staff Development with Global Training Network, a ministry that equips and trains pastors and leaders in the developing world. Joel and Kathy are supported missionaries at Cascade. When they are not traveling, doing conferences with GTN overseas, they will be working with Cascade’s Missions and Men’s Ministries and are happy to call Cascade their home church. They have two married sons and love being grandparents to Rhoslyn and Camilla.