CHURCH STAFF

 

Lance Sparks

Lance Sparks

Pastor-Teacher/Elder

Pastor Sparks received his undergraduate training at Washington Bible College in Lanham, Maryland and completed his graduate work at Grace Theological Seminary in Winona Lake, Indiana.  He has served the Lord in two previous Southern California churches and is currently the Senior Pastor of Christ Community Church here in West Covina, California.  He is heard each weekday at 9:30 a.m. on “Living Word,” a Southern California (KBRT 740 AM) radio broadcast. He and his wife, Laurie, have eight children.

    Tim Gruchacz

    Tim Gruchacz

    Director of Worship Ministries/IMPACT Leader

    Timothy graduated from The Master's College with a BA in Music with an emphasis in Biblical Studies. He came to CCC in 2012 and oversees the Worship Ministries, including Music, Choir, Sound/Tech and all service elements. His goal is to lead the church in corporate worship with reverence, excellence, variety and joy, and to provide practical ways for believers to serve the Body as God has equipped them.  His passion is to remind believers that worship is not limited to music. He and his wife, Aryn, have three children.

      Esteban Bustos

      Esteban Bustos

      Elder in Training/Spanish Ministry

      Esteban moved from Ecuador to California in 2011 to marry his beautiful wife, Michelle. He immediately joined Christ Community Church and after a few years, collaborated in starting a Spanish Bible Study. He graduated from The Master’s Seminary in 2019 with his MDiv and then became part of the staff at Christ Community Church. He currently serves as Pastor of the Spanish congregation and works part-time at The Master’s Seminary. His passion is to preach God’s Word and his desire is to shepherd God’s people. He and his wife, Michelle, have 4 boys.

        Bruce MacLean

        Bruce MacLean

        Elder of Ambassadorship/Missionary in Residence

        Bruce graduated from BIOLA university in 1984 and spent many years working in the business sector. While leading Short Term Mission trips for Christ Community Church, Bruce felt God’s calling for full time missions. After interning at CCC in the year 2000, Bruce was sent to India as the church’s first full-time missionary. In 2002 Bruce was married to Keonoi (Ping) and together served the next 17 years in three different countries in Asia. At the beginning of 2019, Bruce and Ping returned to the US and began full-time ministry at CCC. They have one daughter.

          Peggy Casler

          Peggy Casler

          Business Administrator/Deacon

          Peggy studied business in college, worked in management in the insurance field, and has operated two family owned businesses.  Although she is on staff, her passion and ministry is women.  In her dual role as Director of Women's Ministry, Peggy guides a dedicated team of committed women who oversee all facets of Women’s Ministries including: Bible studies, regular programs and special events for women at Christ Community Church.

            ELDERS

            Tom Mason

            Tom Mason

            Elder of Discipleship

              Roger Flores

              Roger Flores

              Elder of Children's Ministries/Evangelism

                MINISTRY STAFF

                Thomas Coker

                Thomas Coker

                Head Usher

                  David Lovasz

                  David Lovasz

                  Children's Ministries Director

                    DEACONS

                    Don Scott

                    Don Scott

                    Greeter Ministry & Deacon

                      Chris Cole

                      Young Families Leader