Pastor Don Bryan

Donald C. Bryan is a fourth generation Seventh-day Adventist. Don and his three brothers were raised in the faith friendly town of College Place, WA. Growing up in a generation where legalistic works were the focus of faith, Don felt his heart rebelling against the idea of a performance-based religion.   At 18, an insightful…

Kim Bryan

Wife, mother, daughter, sister, friend,… and the titles continue, but her favorite personal titles are; greatly blessed daughter & friend of God!  Kim enjoys the privilege of serving next to her husband, Pastor Don as an Elder and on the Prayer Ministry Team.  As a third generation prayer focused Christian she believes it is truly a calling God…

Steve Ebsen

J. Steve Ebsen was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  He was raised in a Lutheran family and attended Trinity Lutheran School for grades 1 through 6.  After high school Steve received a BS degree from Iowa State University and was commissioned as a 2nd lieutenant.  He married his college sweetheart, Leanne, from West Des Moines,…

Melissa Baskett

Wife, mother, sister, daughter and friend. Melissa is our Administrative Assistant, Worship Service Coordinator, and Church Clerk. She loves to help out wherever there is a need. Melissa has also been in leadership with Celebrate Recovery and has first-hand experience with addiction and recovery. Currently, she homeschools her daughter and son, is involved in a…

Amy Haffner – “Miss Amy”

Hello, I’m Amy Haffner. I was born and raised in Albany, OR in 1978. I was an outgoing kid who loved playing sports, especially basketball. In 1997 I started my college career at Oregon State University. In 2002 I graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Liberal Studies and Behavioral Science. Since college I…

Bob Walton

Hi, I’m Bob Walton and currently lead deacon at the Mount Vernon SDA church where my wife Jennifer and I are members. I am very fortunate to be working with an awesome team of deacons.Semi-retired from a career in IT and telecommunications, I now work at a local retirement center, having always loved serving seniors. God…