Community-wide Bible Study begins September 19th!
Dan Trujillo is the Senior Pastor of the Dream Center Lane County & City of Destiny Church, in Springfield, Oregon. Dan also works as a Family Support Counselor at the Oregon Department of Human Services. Dan’s family emigrated from Cuba to the USA when Dan was four years old. Dan was raised on the mission field in Spain, Brazil, and Mexico. He returned to the USA to complete high school. Upon graduation from Portland Bible College, Dan married his childhood friend, Deanna, and they have three grown children. Together Dan and Deanna have launched and served in dozens of ministries, providing material, emotional and spiritual aid to those in need.
Over the years, Dan and Deanna have supported, influenced, encouraged, and mentored many people who have launched ministries in Oregon, California, and around the world. They have a heart to raise up many others to give hope, share Jesus’ love, allow avenues for the power of the Holy Spirit to restore broken lives, and to see transformation come through the Good News.
After 12 years of using his business education in manufacturing and construction in California and the Northwest, Scott, his wife Jackie, and their three children moved to Albany, Oregon in 1994. God stirred Scott’s heart to attend Multnomah Biblical Seminary (receiving a Masters in Pastoral Studies in 2004) and to begin serving as youth pastor at Valley Christian Center Foursquare Church. After attending and serving at Valley Christian Center for 19 years, Scott was appointed as Sr. Pastor at Lebanon Foursquare Church in January, 2014. Scott’s passion is bringing wholeness to marriage and family and to see the Church equipped to bring the Gospel to the communities they serve.
A native Oregonian, Pastor Marks has served churches in California and Oregon since 1977. In prior years The Marks’ traveled fulltime as guest speakers throughout the U.S. Pastor Doug has served as lead pastor for Silverton Assembly since 2013. Married for 35 years Doug and his wife Darlene have two adult children, both married. Darlene has served as a Community-Wide Bible Study Facilitator over the past two years. Doug enjoys motorcycling, water sports and connecting with people. As a pastor who lives and serves in Marion County, Doug brings greater perspective for the needs of churches in that part of our valley. Doug has numerous connections with pastors in Polk and Yamhill Counties as well. We are pleased and delighted Pastor Marks will serve the women of the Mid-Willamette Valley as an advising pastor offering prayer support, wisdom and practical counsel.
Scott and his wife Angela and their three children came to Albany in 2001 so that he could serve as Principal at Albany Christian School. He was then called to be the Lead Pastor at Willamette Community Church in July of 2008. Scott received his undergraduate degree from Corban University. Scott is a big baseball fan, loves to spend time with his family, has traveled to Sierra Leone West Africa five times, and is passionate about God's redemptive work in the Willamette Valley.