We have a passion for people, our community and our world. Our culture and leadership is characterized by worship, the love of God, and a genuine call to ministry. These core values have been shaped by our rich history of great co-workers and energy; always pressing forward in our call to love God and love others.

  • James Ruiz

    Lead Pastor

  • Mike West

    Associate Pastor

  • Emma Wilson


  • Shauna Ruiz

    Director Of Leadership Development

  • Rick Hyman

    Kearny Campus Director

  • Art Jacobo

    Praise & Worship Director

  • Wendi Nielson


  • Christi Chavez

    Media Director

  • Ray and Monique Stumpf

    LWC Student Directors

  • Brent and Becky Strand

    Mission Directors

  • Shirly Swille

    LWC Tots Director