Pastor Matt became the Lead Pastor of Rhapsody Church in January 2019, after over 17 years of pastoring experience. Matt’s passion is to see the people of Rhapsody find belonging, purpose and connection and a greater passion to work for the wholeness of Vancouver and Clark County. He and his wife Sara have been married for 17 years and have two beautiful children. He is also the co-owner of Form 7 Productions, a video production company.
Pastor Caleb and Pastor Jess love pastoring at Rhapsody Church. Pastor Caleb also has a hand in helping with administration, generating new ideas and improvements, and leading transitions in many areas. Pastor Jess has a passion for music and caring for people. They love spending time with each other and their four children.
Kathryn is our Rhapsody Next Gen Kids Director. She loves our children at Rhapsody Church and is continually asking how she can adjust the children’s program to meet the needs we have at Rhapsody with the resources we have. She cares about the volunteers and safety of every child.
Daniel Gillock is our Rhapsody Next Gen Students Director. He regularly manifests a heart and passion to invest in and empower the next generation. He and his wife Kayla love going on adventures, whether hiking the gorge or walking the streets of Disneyland. In addition to working with youth, Daniel is a personal trainer.
Dani and Jesse Kennedy are the Directors of Young Adults for Rhapsody Church. They have a passion for walking with youth of all ages as they navigate their faith. They serve tirelessly in many areas. Dani has a passion for people, crafting, and her family. Jesse is passionate about music and authenticity.
Ed and Sandy Byerly are the Rooted Directors for Rhapsody Church. Their passion is growing spiritually and helping others do that same. They love Rhapsody Church and Vancouver and serve tirelessly. They have been together for 45 years.
Apryl geeks out on all things vision and culture related. She brings 14 years of ministry in arts and communication to the team. Professionally, she is a gifted Graphic Arts Director and has a freelance graphic solutions business. Her favorite person is her husband Brian Mar. They have been married for 17 years, and they have two boys: Elijah and Silas. She oversees all visual, digital and written communication for Rhapsody.
Jesica Clifton is our First Impressions Director and is passionate about making all guests feel at home and welcome. She is in charge of the team of people who are the first face of Rhapsody, all refreshments served in the main auditorium, and many things behind the scenes.