Servants who lead – Leaders who serve!

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Leadership Team

Andy & Savannah Curdo
Worship Leaders
Andy & Savannah Curdo
Andy & Savannah Curdo
Worship Leaders

We are pleased to introduce our new Worship Leaders: Andy and Savannah Curdo. This gifted and newly married couple come to us from North Hills church in Brea where Andy's father is on staff. Savannah grew up as a daughter of Assemblies of God missionaries in Fiji. Today her parents are the pastors of Living Waters Christian Fellowship in Fallbrook, CA. Andy and Savanna are experienced musicians whose passion is to lead people into the presence of the Lord. We are excited to have them on our leadership team. 

Randy Foster
Lead Pastor
Randy Foster
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Lead Pastor

CELL PHONE:  (714) 788-1031

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Anniversary: April 24, 1971
  • My birthday: March 27th 
  • Charlotte’s Birthday: October 25th 

FUN FACTS:  My first car was a bright red 1955 T-Bird! I rode a unicycle as a teenager to church for a 6 AM men’s prayer meeting each week and then to High School.

FAVORITE STARBUCKS BEVERAGES

  • Warm weather: Venti hot “Awake” black tea with 2 Splenda’s!
  • Cool weather:  Venti black ice tea with 2 Splenda’s and no water!

LEISURE ACTIVITIES

  • Taking walks with Charlotte - especially on the beach
  • Anything having to do with spending time with our grandchildren, Finley Grace, Foster Graham, Ford Grant and Shekainah Ann
  • Reading, reading, and more reading  

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Bachelor of Arts – Northwest University (1977) Major: Christian Education/Bible
  • Master of Arts – Vanguard University (2007) Major: Religion/Leadership

FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CLC: The heart of the people! Their steadfastness and dedication to the Lord and the church!

 MY FAVORITE THINGS:

  • Current reading:  Making Space for Millennials by George Barna, Bigger, Faster Leadership by Sam Chand
  • Restaurants:  Black Cow in Montrose, Islands, Lucille’s Smokehouse BBQ
  • Fast Food:  In-N-Out Burger and Chick-fil-A
  • Movies:  Invictus, Braveheart, Mr. Holland’s Opus, Pay It Forward, Gladiator
  • TV Shows:  Blindspot (with our Ashley Johnson!) Anything my grandkids want to watch!
  • Most Inspirational Websitewww.visaliamiracleleague.com/video_promo.html  
Charlotte Foster
Pastor's Wife
Charlotte Foster
Charlotte Foster
Pastor's Wife

 

 

Church Board

Steve Grove
Board Member
Steve Grove
Steve Grove
Board Member
Derek Abrahamson
Secretary
Derek Abrahamson
Derek Abrahamson
Secretary

OCCUPATION:  Maintenance Mechanic at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Birthday: November 21st

FUN FACTS: Drove cross-country truck for two years

FAVORITE BEVERAGES

  • Warm weather:  Iced Tea
  • Cool weather:  Hot Chocolate

LEISURE ACTIVITIES: Watching sports, reading catalogues, maps and a world atlas

EDUCATION & TRAINING:  Graduate of Hoover High School

FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CLC: The fantastic people, good leadership, seeing lots of children in church!

FAVORITE THINGS:

  • Current reading:  An Uncommon Life by Tony Dungy
  • Restaurants: Rocky Cola Café - Montrose, Clancy’s Crab Broiler - Glendale.
  • Fast Food:  El Pollo Loco
  • Movies:  Secretariat
  • TV Shows:  Sports  
Tom Seal
Treasurer & Worship Team
Tom Seal
Tom Seal
Treasurer & Worship Team

EMAILtdkarseal@verizon.net

OCCUPATION:  Employee Web Portal Designer for the Walt Disney Company

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Birthday: June 26th
  • Anniversary: August 27, 1988
  • Deby’s Birthday: June 5th

FAMILY INFO: Daughter: KD, Sons: Aaron and Rob

FUN FACTS

  • We have attended CLC since 1985
  • We were married at CLC almost 25 years ago
  • I climbed Half Dome in Yosemite

 FAVORITE BEVERAGES

Warm weather:  Mt. Dew

Cool weather:  Mt. Dew, and More Mt. Dew!

 LEISURE ACTIVITIES:  Hiking and backpacking in the mountains. Reading historical fiction.

 EDUCATION & TRAINING: Cal Poly, Pomona, CA  – Computer Programming

 FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CLC: The people!

 FAVORITE THINGS:

  • Current reading:  An Uncommon Life by Tony Dungy
  • Restaurants: Ernie, Jr’s, Eagle Rock – Kyoto Seafood
  • Fast Food:  Any place that serves Mt. Dew!
  • Movies:  The Back to the Future series
  • TV Shows:  Amazing Race

Ministry Volunteers

Deby Seal
Women's Ministry & Worship Team
Deby Seal
Deby Seal
Women's Ministry & Worship Team

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS: Women’s Ministry Director & Worship Team

EMAILtdkarseal@verizon.net

 OCCUPATION:  Teacher

 IMPORTANT DATES

  • Birthday: June 5th
  • Anniversary: August 27, 1988
  • Tom’s Birthday: June 26th

FAMILY INFO: Daughter: KD, Sons: Aaron and Rob

FUN FACTS

  • I love trivia
  • I am a child of a deaf adult (C.O.D.A.)
  • My father raced cars at Bonneville

FAVORITE BEVERAGES

  • Warm weather - Starbucks:  Blended Chai
  • Cool weather - Starbucks:  Chai Latte

LEISURE ACTIVITIES:  I love to play board games and reading.

EDUCATION & TRAINING: Cal State Fresno:  Bachelor of Arts in Communicative Disorders with an emphasis on Education for the deaf and hard of hearing.  

FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CLC: The supportive, caring, loving people! I feel welcomed into the family!

FAVORITE THINGS:

  • Current reading:  All Jane Austin books, One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp, the Harry Potter series.
  • Restaurants: Ernie, Jr’s, Eagle Rock – Kyoto Seafood
  • Fast Food:  Jack in the Box
  • Movies:  Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility
  • TV Shows:  Big Bang Theory
  • Inspirational Website:  www.crosswalk.com
Andrea Casanova
Youth Leader & Worship Team
Andrea Casanova
Andrea Casanova
Youth Leader & Worship Team

EMAILcasanova0902@sbcglobal.net

OCCUPATION: Marketing Manager for Viking River Cruises

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Birthday: January 17th
  • Anniversary:  September 2, 2001
  • Husband Jason’s Birthday: June 8th

 

FAMILY INFO: Husband Jason, Dog – Tina Fey

FUN FACTS

  • I’m a Sci-Fi nut
  • I love comic book movies
  • I have enough cosmetics and beauty products to supply a small village

 FAVORITE BEVERAGES

Warm weather: Starbucks Soy Chai Latte    
Cool weather:  Starbucks Iced Caffe Misto

LEISURE ACTIVITIES:  Walking my dog, trying new recipes, traveling, swimming, scuba diving, and sleeping.

EDUCATION & TRAINING: B.A. from Vanguard University, M.S. from Northwestern University

FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CLC: We are a family!

FAVORITE THINGS:

Currently reading:  Julie and Julia

Nice Restaurant: El Portal in Pasadena

Fast Food:  In-N-Out

Movies:  The Avengers, Hunger Gamesi

TV Shows:  Top Chef, Real Housewives (Shame on me!)

Inspirational Website:  www.relevantmagazine.com and www.crosswalk.com 

Diane Racey
Media Ministry
Diane Racey
Diane Racey
Media Ministry

EMAILdrs4c@aol.com

OCCUPATION:  Photographer

IMPORTANT DATES
Birthday: December 23rd

Bonnie Chapman
Children's Ministry
Bonnie Chapman
Bonnie Chapman
Children's Ministry
Liza Grove
Hospitality
Liza Grove
Liza Grove
Hospitality
Linda Kirker
Children's Ministry
Linda Kirker
Linda Kirker
Children's Ministry

EMAILlindakirker@gmail.com

OCCUPATION: Day Care Provider, La Crescenta, CA

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Birthday: June 28th

FAMILY INFO: Daughter Jessica

FUN FACTS

  • I’ve lived in the same town since 4th grade
  • My daughter and I attended the same Middle School and High School (not at the same time!)

 FAVORITE BEVERAGES

  • Warm weather: Diet Coke
  • Cool weather:  Starbucks Vanilla Late

 LEISURE ACTIVITIES:  Walking through Descanso Gardens, reading, strolling through the mall, drinking coffee with friends.

 EDUCATION & TRAINING: Early Childhood Development at Glendale Community College

 FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CLC: The love and acceptance of the church family I felt since our first visit.

 FAVORITE THINGS:

  • Currently reading:  Believing God by Beth Moore
  • Nice Restaurant: Anywhere that has good Sushi!
  • Fast Food:  Del Taco, Carl’s Jr.
  • Movies:  Charlie & the Chocolate Factory, all comedies!
  • TV Shows:  Shark Tank, The Voice
  • Inspirational Website:  www.cbn.com
Barbara Charlton
Prayer & Hospitality Ministries
Barbara Charlton
Barbara Charlton
Prayer & Hospitality Ministries
Loretta Scott
Hospitality Ministry
Loretta Scott
Loretta Scott
Hospitality Ministry
Rick Davis
Service Ministry
Rick Davis
Rick Davis
Service Ministry

OCCUPATION:  Customer Service @ McDonalds for over 27 years

IMPORTANT DATES
Birthday: March 19th  

FUN FACTS

  • Is always HAPPY!
  • Has attended CLC for over 30 years
  • Loves Chocolate Cream Pie!
  • Has Served as a Royal Ranger Commander

 LEISURE ACTIVITIES:  Loves to watch sports

 EDUCATION & TRAINING: Graduate of Glendale High School  

 FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CLC: The loving people! I feel happy when I come to church!

 FAVORITE THINGS:

Restaurants: Taco Tuesdays at Los Gringos Locos, La Canada  
Fast Food:  McDonalds