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Members of the Fellowship Board

Household of Faith Fellowship of Churches is governed by a Board of Directors serving from various churches within the fellowship. The current members of the board are:


Eric Burd

Eric currently serves on the staff of both the Fellowship of Churches and as elder in the Vancouver HOFCC Congregation in the Vancouver, WA, area. Coming to HOFCC with over 25 years of leadership in the military, business and Christian communities, Eric is passionate about getting the next generation out of the gate and off to a fast start in fulfilling the mission of the church. He and his wife, Jerry, have been married for 37 years and reside with their family near Vancouver. They have been homeschooling since 1983 and have 5 children.

Vancouver Household of Faith
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Brad McMurray

Brad serves the Grants Pass HOFCC along with Elders Ron Strom and John Sleadd. He and his wife Robin have been married for 26 years and have three children, two still at home, and two grandchildren. Brad has served in vocational ministry in the areas of worship and music, small group ministry, adult equipping, preaching and counseling.

Household of Faith Grants Pass
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Dan Nichols

Dan serves as co-elder alongside Ben Hill at Heritage Fellowship in Sumter, SC. He has been married to Shannon for 17 years, and they have four children. He attended N.C. State University, Asbury Theological Seminary, and Columbia International University’s Seminary and School of Missions. Dan has formerly served as a vocational pastor in the areas of youth, music, and family ministries, and as an associate pastor. Currently, along with serving as a church-planting elder he is also pursuing certification as a professional Christian life coach. Dan is thrilled to be called a child of the King, and honored to serve Him in this manner, being passionate about passing on the Gospel of Jesus Christ to generations to come!

Heritage Fellowship
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John Pontier

Retired from Intel, John serves as co-elder with David Poling at Hillsboro Household of Faith Community Church in Hillsboro, Oregon. He and his wife, Barbara, have four children and stay very busy attending to their local church and loving on their grandchildren.

Hillsboro Household of Faith
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Jeff Whitmire

Jeff serves as elder of Restoring Faith Church in Canton, Georgia. He has had a heart to focus on the family, especially fatherhood, and building strong marriages, for over 20 years. Jeff has been involved in a family-integrated church for over 19 years. He married his high school sweetheart over 26 years ago. they are now blessed with 14 great children, a magnificent daughter-in-law, and an amazing grandson and granddaughter.

Restoring Faith Church
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Chris Williams

Chris began serving in a shepherding role while still in college.While leading a group of young adults who were passionate about the Lord in their local church, Chris married one of the members, and they never looked back. Now that Chris and Katie have been married for sixteen years, they have acquired five children and years of walking through life with one another and other people. After previously serving as a home group leader, deacon, and elder, Chris became an elder at Covenant Family Church, in Centreville, Maryland, in 2008. He currently works bi-vocationally as a land surveyor for McCrone Inc. and as co-elder with Peter Graham, at Covenant Family Church, a Household of Faith Fellowship Church on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

Covenant Family Church
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Household of Faith Fellowship of Churches
PO Box 33126, Gresham, OR 97292
Phone: 360.909.9210
Email: info@hofcc.org

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