First Church Building

First Church Building

The new church building was opened in 1988 with a seating capacity of 500. The facility also included classroom space for Christian education and offices for staff. It was also during this time (1988) that Vern (Carol) Heidebrecht began as Lead Pastor.
The Beginning

The Beginning

The congregation held its first service September, 1980 in the Mennonite Educational Institute chapel. The search for a pastor also began at this time. Merv (Carol) Boschman, of Fresno, California, began their ministry September, 1981. March, 1982, the congregation...