Pastor Mary Todd
Mary is a licensed pastor with Purpose Church Pomona. She has served as an Assistant Campus Pastor at Azusa Pacific University, and as Lead Pastor of The Hangar Church in Marion, Montana. Mary, together with her husband Rick, have been serving at Purpose Church Kalispell since 2016.
Rheannon MacFarland is a Country and Christian Music performing Artist and Singer/Songwriter. She has served as a worship leader for many years in the Flathead Valley. Rheannon is passionate about helping others enter the presence of God through music ministry, teaching children and youth age students, and honoring God with her gifts and talents. Rheannon, together with a team of highly qualified creatives, including Zach Maurer, Amanda Cardin and Renee Sievers, leads the “School of Fine Arts” drama program every summer at Purpose Church.
Christi Runnels is our Women’s Ministry Leader at Purpose Church. Her passion is to see women grow in the grace, knowledge and love of Jesus Christ while having the fellowship and support of other women. Her ministry is based on 2 Timothy 3:16-17 and Colossians 3:16.
Men’s Ministry Coordinator
Rick Todd coordinates our Men’s Ministry. He is a former naval aviator and retired American Airlines Captain. His desire is to help equip men to become the men God created them to be and see them use their gifts to His purpose.
Children’s Ministry and Move Youth Leader
Chelsie Schnetter heads the Sunday School program and is a leader of Move Youth at Purpose Church. She is a dental assistant at Lilly Family Dentistry in Whitefish Montana and an avid outdoors woman. She enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking with her husband, Anthony and dog Moki. Chelsie’s heart is to see students thriving in their relationship with God through knowledge of His word, and fellowship with other students who are following God.
Children’s Ministry Assistant and Move Youth Leader
Purpose Blog Spot Writer
“Purpose Littles” teacher
Everyone, everywhere, following Jesus.
“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
Helping people find their purpose to connect with God, connect with others, connect others with God.
“Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.”
Found People Find People
As a follower of Jesus, you are called to find and reach those who don’t know Him.
“Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, was one of the two who heard what John had said and who had followed Jesus. The first thing Andrew did was to find his brother Simon and tell him, “We have found the Messiah” And he brought him to Jesus.”
We Are Better Together
God created you to share life with others.
“And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another all the more.”
Growing People Change
As you follow Jesus, you will always have a next step to take.
“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—His good, pleasing and perfect will.”
Everyone is Designed To Serve
God made you to make a difference when you serve others.
“Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.”
Generous People Transform The World
The local church is the best place to invest financially because every dollar you give goes further faster.
“Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share.”