La Center Church is elder-led. Our elders consist of qualified laymen along with the pastors. The elders are a team of shepherds, working hand in hand with the pastors to care for and lead the congregation.
Pastor Michael Kirkman began his ministry at La Center Church in 2010. He brings over 40 years of experience and leadership, having served in pastoral leadership in four churches and as the Executive Director of Central Oregon Youth for Christ. He is married to Carol and they have three grown children, all serving our Lord in their local churches.
Pastor Daniel has served at La Center Church since 2019. He is married to his lovely wife Joy and has two young boys. Daniel has the heart for the Lord and loves seeing people connect to Christ and grow in their faith. Prior to serving at La Center church Daniel worked at two Christian missions focused on rehabilitation and recovery and at a Christian camp and conference center.
Jasara began attending La Center Church in 2011 and joined the staff in 2014. She manages the church office and sees to the daily running of the church. She is also manages the church website, app, and live stream services.