New Church Staff

Rod Shockley (wife Shelley) is the new pastor of TurningPoint Community Church in Auburn, WA. (Formerly called Auburn Celebration Church)


Jeffrey Forshee (wife Rochelle) is the new pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Lakewood, WA.


Clinton McCullough (wife Desiree) is the new pastor of CenterPointe in Walla Walla, WA.

New Churches

Summit Life Church, Issaquah, WA. Pastor Will Forrest (wife Tiffany)


Flourish Church, Seattle, WA. Pastor Andrew Spink (wife Katie)



Karrie A. Kishen of Cottage Grove died on February 3, 2018 of cancer. Karrie was born on March 2, 1945. She attended California Baptist College, and earned her MRS. Degree there, marrying R. Eugene Kishen in 1965 at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Seattle, WA. Karrie worked at Boeing as a secretary. She was a pastor’s wife and mother of 3 children, serving at Calvary Baptist church in Cottage Grove from 1978-1994. From 2013-2017 she was the piano player at Dexter Baptist Church. She taught women’s ministries in various churches. She is survived by her husband, Eugene, of Cottage Grove; daughter, Kristel Voigt of Cottage Grove; son, Raymond E. Kishen of Sun Valley, AZ; son, Kyle (April) Kishen of Cottage Grove and 7 grandchildren. In memory of Karrie, please donate to the American Cancer Society, or to your local church.