We are proud to have a dedicated group of volunteer teachers working with our children this year! Please click on the teachers’ names below to read more about our team.

 

Bible verse: John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”
Why I decided to be a teacher: To share God’s word and love with children.
Occupation: Retired Bus Driver
Spouse: Peter
Children: Peter, Alexander and Rachel
I am looking forward to: Teaching children how to show love and kindness to each other.

Bible verse: John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”
Why I decided to be a teacher: I really felt called to teach.
Occupation: Teacher
Spouse: David
I am looking forward to: Sharing my love for Jesus and my students.

 

Bible verse: Poverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.”
Why I decided to be a teacher: I really wanted to be more involved here at Tahoe Forest Church and I’ve always loved working with kids!
Spouse: Chris
Children: Abigail (3), Evelyn (9 months)
I am looking forward to: Teaching the kiddos that God loves them all so very much and encouraging their enjoyment of church.
Occupation: I was a pediatric nurse and now I’m at home with my girls!

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Why I decided to be a teacher: I used to teach at our Middle School with a friend from TFC and she asked that I join this ministry…so I did! Glad to be part of the team.
Occupation: Stay-at-home mom
Spouse: Brian
Children: Victoria (23) and Joy (14)
I am looking forward to:  Connecting with the kids and helping parents enjoy church without worrying about their kids during service.

Why I decided to be a teacher: To help serve a need at church and I enjoy working with the kids.
Occupation: Elementary (substitute) Teacher
Spouse: Greg
Children: Becky (13) and Jill (11)
I am looking forward to:  Creating an environment where Kids enjoy coming to Children’s Church!

 

Bible Verse: Psalm 118:24; “This is the day the LORD has made; We will rejoice and be glad in it.”
Why I decided to be a teacher: I teach at TFC because I love my church family and I wanted to follow in my Grandmothers footsteps!
Occupation: Special Education Teacher
Children:  Joshua (36) and Rebekkah (30)
I am looking forward to: Connecting children with their God-given purpose and potential

 

Bible Verse: Philippians 4:12-13; “I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want. I can do all this through him who gives me strength.”
Why I decided to be a teacher:  I wanted to give back to God and help my church grow.
Occupation: Sales Consultant
Spouse: Mandy
Children: Noah (9), Micah (6,) Brielle (3).
I am looking forward to: Teaching kids some of the great, inspiring things that God has in store for them in the Bible.

Bible Verse: 1John 4:4; “You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.”
Why I decided to be a teacher:  I wanted to honor God and give back to my church in Children’s ministry.
Occupation: Stay-at-home Mom and Home School Teacher
Spouse: Kevin
Children: Noah (9), Micah (6,) Brielle (3).
I am looking forward to: Encouraging children to keep studying God’s word and walk with Christ throughout their lives.

Bible Verse: Philippians 4:6-7; “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”
Occupation: Stay-at-home Mom
Spouse: Russ
Children: Kylie (8) and Cody (6)
I am looking forward to: Showing the kids who God is and letting them know how much He loves them.

Bible Verse: Micah 6:8; “He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly[fn] with your God.”
Occupation: Retired Math Teacher
Spouse: Tricia
Children: Keegan (29) and Kelsey (25)
I am looking forward to: Guiding kids in their spiritual journey of Christ’s likeness.

 

Bible Verse: Isaiah 9:6; For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called WonderfulCounselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.”
Occupation: Retired Nurse
Spouse: Bruce
Children: Keegan (29) and Kelsey (25)
I am looking forward to: Planting God’s Word in the children and helping them find salvation in Jesus.

 

Bible Verse: Ezekiel 36:26; “I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.”
Occupation: Ski Lift Maintenance
Spouse: Tami
Children: Taylor (22), Wyatt (19), and Evan (15)
I am looking forward to: Serving Christ by serving kids…washing them in the Word and tenants of Christ.

 

Bible Verse: Philippians 4:8; Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.”
Occupation: Police Records Tech
Spouse: Justin
Children: Taylor (22), Wyatt (19), and Evan (15)
I am looking forward to: Exciting kids about the Gospel.