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Church Staff

Dan and Cindy Bruce

Lead Pastor/School and Preschool Administrator

Pastor Dan and Cindy Bruce have been leading the people of Faith Assembly since 2005. Pastor Dan is passionate about helping people to discover the amazing depths of blessings that can be found in a close relationship with God through Jesus. He encourages believers to pursue God with a whole heart that will even impact the lives of others for Christ.

Pastor Dan enjoys playing his jazz and rock guitar as well as taking care of business on the international online chess circuit. Pastor Cindy is our office manager here at Faith. With her heart and passion for women, Pastor Cindy is reaching to all generations of women in a relevant way. There is no doubt of her love for her family but her kitties hold a special place in her heart.

Matt Dudley

Associate /Youth Pastor

Pastor Matt is our Associate and Youth Pastor. He began preaching at 15 years old and assumed his first pastoral position at 18. He is passionate about seeing people develop a real and mature faith in Jesus. In addition to his wife, Brandi, he also loves good books, good coffee, and live music.

Lorraine Couch

Children's Pastor

Lorraine came on staff in 2005. Kids are her life! Her desire is to see our kids and the children of this community come to know Jesus in an unforgettable way. It's not uncommon to walk into Lorraine's office and find a stray animal. If you love kids or animals then you'll love Lorraine!

Ricardo Sandoval

Spanish Pastor

Pastor Ricardo is an Associate Pastor with Faith Assembly. He has a heart for the lost in the Imperial Valley and serves the Lord with all his heart.

Sandi Werther

Executive Assistant

As Pastor Dan's right hand, Sandi works hard to keep the administration of the church moving along. She is a worshiper and sings on the worship team and delights in the presence of the Lord. She and her husband, Rick, are especially partial to the cat world. Ask her anytime about their five kitties!

Julie Monita


Julie is our bookkeeper here at Faith Assembly. Her desire is to serve the Lord with all her heart and be a good steward of the finances entrusted to our church. Julie brings the laughs and the fun to Faith Assembly.

Ernie and Debbie Loza

Slab City Ministries

Ernie and Debbie lead our Slab City outreach. The Lord is using this dynamic couple to minister to the less fortunate in the city of Niland. They've brought many to the Lord through clothes and food distrubtion. An amazing couple with a passion to see the poor become rich in Christ.

Todd Evangelist


Missions is in our DNA here at Faith Assembly. Todd and his wife Raquel served on the mission field in Paraguay for 2 years. Todd loves spending time with Raquel and their two daughters. Todd does have other loves...his Padres, his Chargers, his Lakers, and his USC Trojans.

Manuel Suarez


Manuel is responsible for keeping our building and grounds looking their best. He is passionate about serving Jesus and serves the Lord with joy in his heart. Manuel will always greet you with a smile and the love of the Lord!

Jimmy Duran

Spanish Ministry

Jimmy esta dirigiendo nuestra igelsia en Español los Domigos. El es apadionado por alcansar las almas perdidas del Valle Imperial.

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