Leadership

Pastors & Staff

John and Kami Zumwalt

Senior Pastors

John and Kami Zumwalt are revivalists at heart, and the Senior Pastors at The Father's House. John holds a Master's degree from Corban University, is a teacher and preacher of the word, often flows in a gift of healing, and has a passion and call to the Pacific Northwest. He also serves on the board for Grace International for the state of Oregon, and on the board for the regional BeOne Umpqua ministerial association serving over 40 pastors and leaders in Douglas County.

Kami serves as Co-Senior Pastor with John, and is a preacher of the word with a prophetic flair. She heads up the women's ministry, "Flourish" at the Father's House, is a freelance writer, and home-school mom.

Together they are passionate to empower people into their callings, reach the lost, build community, and help usher in the next great awakening in the body of Christ.

When they are not ministering, you'll find them chasing chickens on their small farm, playing bluegrass or spending time with their three adorable kids, Ruth, Eliza, and Zeb.

Brian and Jen Vaughn

Associate Pastors/Youth Pastors

Brian and Jen Vaughn have a passion for seeing a generation rise up and become on fire for Jesus.  They serve the Father's House as the Youth Pastors, Communications director and exemplify a lifestyle of loving Jesus.   

Bill and Helen Sanders

Founding Pastors

After 45 years of great ministry - guiding and building The Father's House into a region impacting church, Pastors Bill and Helen Sanders have transitioned from the Senior Pastors at The Father's House.  The Sanders' continue to work as pastors on staff at The Father's House as integral parts of the team where their passion to see lost souls saved burns as bright as ever.  

Jeff and Kathy Byars

Administrative Pastors

Jeff and Kathy have served for more than 20 years as the Administrative Pastors at The Father's House.  There exemplary service has and continues to make immeasurable impact.  

Sauni Hardy

Worship Pastor

From a broken vessel to a Worship Pastor, Sauni Hardy's life is a picture of what God can do with a life. 

Becky Day

Children's Pastor

Becky grew up as a part of the Father's House and has been a key part of the Children's Ministry since her teen years.  She now oversees the children's ministry where she serves with passion and excellence. 

Jeanie Dowdy

Counseling Pastor

Jeanie is a prayer warrior and fighter for God's kingdom! She has a passion to see the captives set free and living a full and abundant life.

Margie Schmidt

Dean of The Fathers House Bible Institute

 Margie has a passion  for education, for God's word, and to help people gain skills to live an abundant life. She has completed courses through The Father's House Bible Institute and holds an Associates Degree of  Biblical Studies.  She holds on campus, collaborative course sessions, as well  as assists students in setting up online courses to work on their own time.

Dottie Woodward

Director of Missions Ministry

 Dottie has always had a heart for missions, even as a child. She has served in the missions department at The Father's House for many years. Dottie oversees and nurtures our global relationships, she takes great care to pray for each and every missionary that we support, as well as to connect with them, and to keep the church updated. She is passionate about the people and families who are serving and spreading the gospel overseas, and lights up as she watches the gospel of Jesus Christ taken throughout the world.

Teresa Baird

Administrative Assistant/Intercessory Prayer Pastor

 Teresa is a prayer warrior. She is a momma and a pillar in our church body. She loves people and has a desire to see them grow in Christ and in their callings and purposes. 

Tiffany Netz

Children's Ministry/Youth

 Tiffany has been growing and serving at The Father's House since she was a kid. She is a leader, a teacher, and very creative. Tiff loves the Lord with all her heart and is passionate about the pursuit of learning more and going deeper with God. 

Jennifer Smith

OASIS Ministry

 Jennifer Smith is the heart and movement behind OASIS- Older Adults Sharing In Service. She is jolly good, joyful, creative, and loves to encourage older adults to serve both in the house and in the community. Jennifer is a fighter for the Kingdom of God, has been serving The Lord for many years, and enjoys walking alongside others as they grow in The Lord. 

Bebe Rail

Samaritan INN/Outreach Ministries

 Bebe is passionate about seeing God's children walk in freedom, wholeness, deliverance, peace, healing, and she is committed to helping build up generations to be strong in Christ, knowledgeable of His Word, fully armed and equipped to withstand the traps of the enemy.