Josh Spoelstra, Lead Teaching Pastor, Elder

josh and julie

Josh and Julie are native to Northwest Washington. Josh is passionate about developing disciples of Jesus and holistic engagement of Christ-followers in the mission of God. Josh holds degrees in Bible, Ministry, and Old Testament (BA, MDiv, ThM, PhD). He enjoys theology (reading it, writing it), tattoos, swimming, hiking, golfing, and playing music/worship (loudly!). Josh and Julie have three beautiful daughters: Rosalind, Anastasia, and Lily Mae. You can contact Josh at

 Monica Perez, Elder


Monica oversees the worship culture around dcf – things like music, liturgy and other creative expressions of God’s Word and connection with His people. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and master’s degree in counseling from Clemson University. Monica moved to South Carolina when she first became a student at Clemson and decided to stay in the area. When not connected with all things dcf, she works at Southern Wesleyan University as the Director of Counseling & Health Services. She is passionate about music, family, housechurch, cooking and spending time with college students. Connect with Monica-

Michael Schreuder, Elder


Michael is passionate about truth, which led to his relationship with Jesus Christ and a career in science. He is our resident hoodie, shorts, and sandals-wearer keeping the atmosphere casual at DCF. He is enjoys talking, soccer, eating new foods, thinking critically, traveling with his wife Mary,and hearing about people’s experiences with God. He comes from a multicultural and multi-denominational background. To pay the bills, Michael works as a research chemist at Tetramer Technologies. You can contact Michael at


Current Deacons

We currently have 14 deacons serving the church body:

Michael Feng

Raine Templeton-Bradley

Darren Schaupp

Cindi Schaupp

Emily Boyter

Mary Schreuder

Julie Spoelstra

Sam Lopane

Darrel Kanagy

Julie Kanagy
Michael Tyler
Aaron Lilley
Taylor Stewart Katherine Armstrong