Our staff leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.
Pastor Bob & Susan Beckett, Senior Pastors
Bob Beckett serves as Senior Pastor of The Dwelling Place Family Church. He began his ministry at Melodyland Christian Center, In Anaheim, CA, where he served on staff for six years. During that time, he developed a follow-up counseling program with the nation’s largest hotline and emergency counseling service.
As the author of the book, Commitment to Conquer, Pastor Beckett continually challenges believers to strengthen and expand the Kingdom of God in their own communities through strategic intercession.
Bob, along with his wife, Susan, co-pastor DPFC, and are dedicated to helping people find their way to God, mature in their walk with the Lord, and then, work together toward expanding the Kingdom of God in their community.
Bob and Susan have two daughters, Sharon and Susanne, who are both married and active in ministry. (They also have two cute dogs, Bettie and Roxie!)
Steve & Sue Rook, Pastoral Assistant and Children’s Director
Steve Rook is the Pastoral Assistant to Pastors Bob and Susan. He has been on staff since June of 2013. Sue Rook is the Children’s Church Director and oversees ages 0-5th grade. Steve and Sue have 3 children and live in Menifee. They have been members of the church for over 3 years.
Donna Olguin, Staff Pastor/Executive Secretary
Donna came to know Jesus on March 2, 1980. She has trained and led teams at various church and para-church ministries in the field of deliverance since 1997. She has taught classes on the subject in her “Equipped for Authority” series since 2002. Donna joined The Dwelling Place Family Church staff in 2010 and has a heart to see people attain wholeness in Christ. Donna is a pastor on staff and executive secretary to Pastor Bob & Susan and has been married to her husband Jimmy since 1978. They have three adult children and nine grandchildren.
Cana Behringer, Worship Leader
The Bible has a lot to say about music, and Cana's role is to lead the church's worship of God in a way that matches the character of God. Cana is a radical lover of Jesus. Her passion and fulfillment in life is to usher in the presence of God, and see His glory revealed. Cana has walked with the Lord her entire life. She lives with her husband Brandon and their 4 beautiful children. Cana has led worship for 13 years and currently leads praise and worship at The Dwelling Place Family Church. Her God-given voice and musical talent have inspired many from stage to studio. Whether it's the judges of American Idol, or those of our own congregation, Cana's gifting can't be denied, and she'd be delighted if you joined us each week in worshiping our Lord together!
Jon and Kim Wigal, High School Youth Leaders
Jon and Kim met in Hawaii and were married at the Dwelling Place on Christmas Day 1996. They have 5 children ages 2-10. They have been missionaries to the Philippines and involved in youth ministry for 13 years. Their heart for the High School youth is for them to develop a personal relationship with the Lord, grow in His word and discover their God-given talents, then put those talents to use in the church and community. High School is a time to make meaningful friendships and be part of a youth group that is changing the world one life at a time. Come and be a part of what God is dong in the Dwelling Place youth ministry!
Ed Martinez, Facilities Director
Ed has lived in “the valley” for over 20 years. He was saved in 2003, and began attending The Dwelling Place Family Church in 2004, joining the staff as the Facilities Manager in 2007. Ed is married to Anna, and they have 4 children: Daniel, Amber, Nathan, & Joseph.