Love God, Grow Together, Serve Others

Come visit us on Sunday for Discipleship @ 9, Worship @ 10 am
and Fellowship @ 11 am
. Let’s grow together.


Lead Pastor

Dave Hendrickson

Dave became the Lead Pastor at LvCC in August 2019. He was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA (Yes, he is a devoted Steelers fan). While at Geneva College, Dave met his wife, Janelle. Before having kids, they had the opportunity to do ministry in places like St. Petersburg, Russia; Charleston, SC; and Sheffield, England. Dave went to Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge, PA, where he received his M Div. During that time, Dave and Janelle had two sons,…
Director of Children’s Ministry

Sarah Fix

Sarah joined the team at the beginning of Summer 2021 with a passion to lead the next generation to the truths of the Gospel through children’s ministry. Sarah is married to Garrett Fix (Property manager) and mother to their two children, Weston and Norah. Originally from Greenville, South Carolina, Sarah moved to Pennsylvania after high school where she attended a gap year program called Onelife and met her husband there. After living in South Carolina and having two children, Kelso/Longview became…
Office Administrator

Patty Howland

Patty has been the Office Administrator at LvCC since May 2018 and is also the Women’s Ministry Team Leader. She was involved in women’s and music ministries for many years at previous churches in Tacoma and Bremerton. She also worked for fifteen years in Tacoma as the Northwest Regional Manager for J.W. Pepper, a national sheet-music distributor, and feels blessed to be able to utilize both her administrative training and ministry experience in her position here. She also enjoys singing…
Social Media and Digital Coordinator

Matt Avalon

Matt joined the team in April 2020 as a youth ministry intern, and has been around ever since. The youngest of 6 children, Matt has always had a desire to serve. After graduating from Mark Morris High School in 2016, Matt has spent a year attending college in Nashville, TN, before moving back to Longview.   Matt also works as a teacher and full-time student (he likes to keep busy!) Matt loves tennis, coffee, listening to people share about their…