Pastor Mark Posthuma

lead Pastor

Pastor Mark is a graduate of Life Pacific Bible College. He has been the Lead Pastor at Cheney Faith Center for 12 years. Mark and Kate make their home in Cheney with two great kids! Mark's passion is to help people know Jesus and live for Him daily! Mark enjoys hunting, fishing, most sports and camping with his family. 

Go Eags!


fishingpastor7@gmail.com - Email

Pastor Cooper Jensen

Associate Pastor

Cooper has been involved in ministry since the word go. Most recently Cooper served at Life Center North church as their Jr. High Pastor and as of October 2015 joined the team here at Cheney Faith Center as the associate pastor. He is a graduate of EWU and he and his wife make their home here in the Cheney community. Cooper loves to see people reach their full potential in life and ministry and enjoys communicating the Gospel in a creative way. He spends his off time hunting with his little hunting buddy Wally, who is a three old chocolate lab, and fishing the local lakes. He and his wife love camping with family and friends, especially at Priest Lake!


@coopatroopa87 - Instagram

cooperjensen.cfc@gmail.com - Email

Pastor Kate Posthuma

WOmens Pastor

Kate Posthuma has served at CFC for the past 12 years in a variety of roles, currently serving as the Women’s Pastor - Kate loves teaching God’s Word, making it understandable and applicable to people’s lives. She also loves working with teams of women and seeing them grow into all that God has called them to be. She is married to Mark Posthuma and together they have two teenagers at home. Previously a children’s pastor in Klamath Falls, Oregon Kate enjoys reading, drinking tea, spending time with friends, and going out to eat with her hubby.


Katemposthuma – instagram

@KatePosthuma – twitter

kposthuma@centurytel.net - email

Elsa Martin

Faith Kids Director

Elsa is the Faith Kids director here at CFC. You'll see her at the Faith Kids counter every Sunday morning. Her top priority is helping children at CFC learn about the love of Jesus, establish a relationship with Him as their Savior, and grow in their faith and service to others. She is married to Conrad and they have one sweet daughter.   

The best way to contact Elsa is at church on Sundays. 


cheneyfaithkids@gmail.com - email

Melinda Bray

Office Administrator

Melinda has been a part of Cheney Faith Center for over 10 years and recently, in 2015, came on staff as CFC's office coordinator. She loves people and loves hearing how God is playing a part in a person's life and spiritual journey. Melinda has been married to her high school sweetheart, Doug for 30 years and they have two grown children. Melinda is at CFC Mon - Thurs 9am - 4pm. You can contact her at the church's main office phone.


509-235-4282 - Phone

cheneyfaith@gmail.com - Email