Our Team

Say hello to the leadership team at ZFA Church

Meet our leadership

Say hello to the leadership team at ZFA Church. Got questions for the lead team? Email us at info@myzfa.org

Tim & Julie Skolrud - Lead Pastors

"The best is yet to come!" - Pastor Tim

Tim & Julie started attending ZFA as volunteers in September of 2019. Tim was hired to serve as Associate Pastor in December of 2019. Then in January of 2020 they were hired to serve as Lead Pastors of ZFA after the retirement of Pastor John & Sue Chesser. Before coming to ZFA they served as Lead Pastors of Living Word Christian Center in Silverdale, WA for 16 years. Before that, they served as Children's Pastors in Kelso, WA and Youth Pastors in Des Moines WA. They have 3 grown children and 8 grandchildren. Tim is an Ordained Minister with the Assemblies of God and Julie is a Licensed Minister.

Sam & Amber Lopez - Executive Pastor

Sam Lopez joined us in June of 2020 as our Executive Pastor. He joins us after almost two decades in Youth Ministries. His wife Amber and their two children (Judah and Naomi) are actively involved in Ministry here at ZFA. Sam is an Ordained Minister with the Assemblies of God.

Race & Tami Bellinger - Worship Leaders

Race & Tami serve as Worship Leaders at ZFA. They were married in 2008 and welcomed their daughter Madelyn in 2015. They have been involved in all aspects of Worship ministry since their time in Youth ministry.

CJ & April Knowell - Youth Leaders

CJ & April joined our team in June of 2020 as leaders of Thrive Student Ministries.

Richard & Beth Berkheiser - Care Pastors

Rich & Beth joined us in June of 2020 as our Care Pastors.