God has greatly blessed us in the last 29 years. Below is a timeline of our history and how God has been moving among us.
1989 Christ Community Church began as a small Bible study in 1989.
1990-1996 In January of 1990, public worship services were launched in the basement of the public library.
1990-1991 CCC was shepherded by Pastor Don Den Hartog.
1992-1997 CCC was shepherded by Pastor Vance Christie.
1995 Purchased land in a developing part of town.
1996-2001 Rented and met at TePaske Theatre. This was a beautiful facility and allowed for much growth.
1997-2001 CCC was shepherded by Pastor Steve Gibbons.
2000 We began constructing our first ministry facility in August 2000. To offset some of the expense, we were able to donate labor at the work site.
2001 August 26, 2001 We held our first service in the new facility.
2002-Present Pastor Randy Widbin responded to God's call to shepherd this local body.
2005-Present Entered into a partnership with Vida Abundante Evangelical Free Church in Valencia, Venezuela. For 9+ years a team went down to participate in summer outreach activities. Some construction teams and planning teams have gone also. Political concerns have suspended our travels the past few years.
2007- 2011 Pastor Tyler Parson served as our youth and family discipleship leader.
2008 Purchased the home to the north of the church, named it Cornerstone and it became our student ministry center and Sunday school space.
2011 Expanded education space with addition of four portable classrooms.
2012-2016 Pastor Dave Addink served as youth and discipleship leader.
2015-2018 Starting in January of 2015 a team travled to Chichicastenango, Guatemala for 4 years to partner with ASELSI in evangelism, construction, property repair, health care, and children's ministry.
2016-Present Pastor Brandon Thiel answered God's call to serve as Pastor of Student Ministry
Februrary 2018 - On Februrary 25th we voted to extend a call to Pastor Carlos Perez as a full time Pastor of Outreach & Immigrant Church Planting
2018 - After Pastor Carlos & his wife Raquel accepted the call to come to Christ Community Church, we began the process of getting paperwork sent to Immigration for them to be able to come to the States.
February 2019 - On February 3rd Christ Community Church held their first Spanish speaking service