Ministry Team


Rev. Joshua Jorgensen
Lead Pastor

Pastor Josh and Tara began their journey with AFCN on April 17, 2011. They are both originally from Southern California and graduates of Point Loma Nazarene University in sunny San Diego with Bachelors degrees in Bible and Christian Ministry (Josh) and Psychology (Tara). After serving two years as junior high pastors at the El Cajon Church of the Nazarene they married, packed up the truck and moved to Liberty, Missouri. While there Josh attended Nazarene Theological Seminary and they co-pastored two small churches in rural Lawson and Richmond Missouri with three friends. Josh was ordained as an elder in the Church of the Nazarene in August 2010 on the Kansas City District. Josh and Tara have been married for twelve years and have two wonderful children, James and Kinley.




Keston Finney
Music Director

Keston is a high school and junior high band director. He grew up in Atwater and has attended AFCN all of his life. He has been serving as the Music Director since the summer of 2011.


Rev. Eddie Martinez
Spanish Pastor

Pastor Eddie and his wife Mariella have been serving at Atwater Iglesia del Nazareno as pastor since September 2016. Prior to accepting this call he served as the Nazarene pastor at Modesto Eastridge Spanish church.


Rev. Daniel Glaeser
Associate Pastor 

Pastor Dan has been serving at AtwaterNaz since March 2018.