Pastor Dave became the Lead Pastor in the fall of 2022. He and his wife Ruth have been happily married since 1989, have five wonderful children and according to their completely unbiased assessment, they also have the four greatest grandchildren on the planet. Pastor Dave is the former lead guitarist for the same band actor Johnny Depp played in (Rock City Angels). He left the music industry to do homeless and prison ministries after coming to Christ, and then followed a call to the pastorate. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Christian Education
from Freedom Bible College, matriculated at Lee University, and has a Master's Degree in Theology from Trinity Theological Seminary, through a joint program with Canterbury Christ Church University in England.
Kim serves as our digital content creator and social media manager and has a degree from Western Career College in Sacramento. Kim, her husband Ryan, and their two daughters made the move to Idaho Falls from Washington in 2020. She has a heart to make Jesus known through media to the unchurched and dechurched of Bonneville County and the surrounding area.
Ruth came on board in 2022 as our Director of Children's Ministries and Office Administrator. She has a degree from Broward College and over 20 years of experience in small, medium and large church settings. Ruth is also a mom of 5, and has a passion to see the lives of children impacted by the gospel.
Bonnie and Nick Cuesta
Bonnie and Nick lead our student ministries program and are involved in worship and online tech. Bonnie attended UConn and is finishing her degree with the University of Arizona, while Nick is a graduate of Eastern Connecticut State University. Both of them come to the Bridge Church to build and grow our teens and to help others come into authentic worship.