Meet Our Leadership and Supporting Staff

Joel Sheeres

Senior Pastor

Pastor Joel grew up in Zeeland Michigan and Lynden, Washington. He graduated from Calvin College with a degree in Business Administration and from Calvin Seminary with a Master of Divinity degree.  Pastor Joel has spent 25 years as a pastor in the Chicagoland area – most recently in Crown Point, Indiana.  His wife Christine is an ER nurse in Yakima, and they have three children: Jordan, an EMT in Wheaton, Illinois, Alyssa a student at Seattle Pacific University, and Jessica a student at Sunnyside Christian High.

Supporting Staff

Beth Rip

Administrative Assistance

Anny Prilucik


Leroy Werkhoven


Martha Sanchez


Sunnyside Christian Reformed Church


Phone: 509.837.5371  •  Email: 
Office Hours: Monday–Thursday 8:00 AM-1:00 PM

700 N 16th St. Sunnyside, WA 98944

Services: Sundays 10:30am
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