Jay Smith, Senior Pastor
Pastor Jay Smith has proudly ministered at Cedar Park Church, since graduation from Northwest University in 1999, with his degree in Biblical Literature. Jay has attended Cedar Park since his birth, and shortly thereafter met his wife Sandy in the church nursery! They were High School sweethearts, married in 1996, and now have 4 beautiful daughters, Talia, Jazlyn, Olivia, and Avalyn. Jay and Sandy have served as Youth Pastors, lead Branch Church Pastors, and now as the Senior Pastor of Cedar Park Church while Sandy serves as a member of the Creative Team and is a worship leader. Jay is passionate about making Jesus famous, all things church, his family, music, and spending time outdoors.
Senior Associate Pastor
Craig Gorc, Senior Associate Pastor
Pastor Craig started in ministry as a volunteer Sunday school teacher. His portfolio of responsibilities have grown and now include providing oversight for the leaders and ministries of the Bothell campus of Cedar Park Church. He also supervises a number of the central operations. Craig is an area leader with the Northwest Ministry Network, also serving with their coaching initiatives and conflict resolution teams. He is a certified life and leadership coach and is working toward his Doctor of Ministry with the Assemblies of God theological Seminary. To download Pastor Craig's full bio, click here.
Joe Fuiten, Pastor Emeritus
After serving Cedar Park Church for 34 years as the Senior Pastor, he is now serving in the role of Pastor Emeritus. Joe is the former president of Washington Evangelicals for Responsible Government, founder of Positive Christian Agenda and of the Committee for Religious Freedom PAC, and serves on the board of directors of Family Policy Institute of Washington. He has established an organization of eight branch churches,Washington State’s largest private school in five locations, a funeral home, cemetery, mechanics shop, day camp program, and state-licensed counseling center in several locations. There are over 300 employed through Cedar Park ministries. To download Pastor Joe's full bio, click here.
Associate Pastor & Cedar Park Christian Schools Superintendant
Associate Pastor - Youth & Young Adults
Associate Pastor - Children's Ministry
Associate Pastor - Workplace Ministries
Assistant Pastor - Children's Ministry
Associate Pastor - Connections & Women's Ministry
Associate Pastor & Managing Funeral Director Chapel of the Resurrection
Associate Pastor - Family Ministries
Associate Pastor - Young Marrieds
Associate Pastor - 9:00 Service Lead | Congregational Care