PASTOR - Ozy Alvarado
Pastor Ozy Alvarado has been credentialed with the C&MA since 2002; and recently served as a Pastor in CO, before relocated to Clarion. He has been in ministry for over 16 years and has served in various staff positions serving families, children, and youth. He and his wife Connie also managed a therapeutic family home together for three years in upstate NY.
Pastor Ozy did his undergraduate work with Faith Bible College International (ME) and The King's University (TX). He earned his Master's degree in Christian Counseling from Ohio Christian University. He is currently finishing a Doctorate in Education with a focus on organizational leadership through Southeastern University.
The Alvarado's answered the call to serve in Clarion, PA; July 2014.
ADMINISTRATOR - Diane
Diane began attending Clarion C&MA August 2011. In February 2012 she began helping in the office primarily paying the bills. Since then, Diane does a lot more for us. Diane has a servant's heart and looks at al this work as an opportunity to serve Jesus.
Diane represents the church for the many day to day operations that come up. She also does the research work needed for the elders to make important decisions that involve finances, etc.
Diane is also a great teacher and has led several small group meetings and currently mentors university girls. Her greatest love is worshiping God; her husband Steve comes in second (married 36 years). If the sun is shining, she's outside farming.