GracePoint Fellowship is led by a fun, passionate, committed group of people who love God and love our community.
Lead Pastor: Brian Lavender
Brian is the Lead Pastor at GracePoint Fellowship, and provides leadership and guidance for the church as a whole. Brian, his wife Cindy and their two boys – Noah and Ethan – have been at GracePoint since 2005. Pastor Brian has been in full time ministry since 1993, including 3 years as a pastor in Bangkok, Thailand at an English speaking international church. He received a BRE at Canadian Bible College went to Canadian Theological Seminary for an MA in religion. Brian loves sports, reading, and exploring the culinary arts. He excels at being mediocre at every sport he tries.
Board Chairman: Dave Tano
Dr. David Tano gives leadership to our church board and is also involved in helping out in various ministries including teaching children’s church, and is a member of our Gracepoint leadership team. He also plays right wing on our hockey team… or left wing… we aren’t really sure.
Youth Pastor: Rob Hasegawa
Rob has been part of the GracePoint community his whole life and besides serving as youth pastor he can be seen at GracePoint leading our worship on Sunday and playing defense on our hockey team.
Children’s Director: Dr. Eureka Nakai
Eureka runs our children’s church when she’s not fixing people’s feet (foot doctor) and being the mother of 4, and wife to her husband.
GracePoint Leadership Team
All the ministry and programs at GracePoint are overseen by a great group of leaders who give vision, guidance, support and prayer to our church family.
Pastor Brian Lavender
Dr. Brian Nakai
Dr. David Tano