Pastors/Directors from left: Shawn Stanton, Pastor of Adult Ministries - Colleen Price, Office Administrator / Care Coordinator - David Piper, Pastor of Student Ministries - Tim Richards, Lead Pastor - Britt Hemphill, Pastor of Children & Family Ministries
Pictured Left to Right: Corey Meyer, Tim Richards, Chuck Bishop, Ross Hamilton, George Wreggit, Dan Breithaupt, Rich Sill, Mark Holloway & Jeff Forberg.
Not Pictured: George Crabb & Wayne Yamamoto
Tim first came to Sequim as a boy. He met his wife, Branette, in eighth grade at the bus stop and knew he was hooked. After High School, Tim & Branette both attended Prairie Bible College, earning Bachelors in Religious Education. They married in 1984. After a brief time back in Sequim, they moved to Southern California where Tim attend Talbot School of Theology at Biola University.
While in Graduate School, Tim served as a Youth Pastor as well as working part-time for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Emergency Operations Bureau.
In 1988, having completed his MDiv, he received a call to serve as an Associate Pastor at Sierra Bible Church in Sonora, California. He and Branette served there eight years. During that time Tim also did some free-lance curriculum writing for David C. Cook Publishing.
David was born and raised in California before moving to Sequim, Washington at 11 years of age. He attended DCC’s youth groups under the leadership of Wayne Yamamoto throughout junior high and high school, even helping with junior high youth group as a high school student. He graduated in 2004 from Sequim High, interned with DCC in 2008-10 as the JH Intern and became youth pastor in 2013 after completing a theology degree in New Zealand. He is happily married to Lauren Piper.