1374 Shaffer Rd., Atwater, CA. 95301  209.358.8110

Church Staff

Ministry Team

Rev. Unknown To-us


We are in the process of a searching for our new lead pastor.  Please pray with us for Rev. Unknown To-us as we seek God’s will for our congregation and for our new leader. 

Rev. Daniel Glaeser
Associate Pastor 

Pastor Dan was adopted into the AFCN family as Associate Pastor in February 2018.  Dan grew up in Modesto and with the exception of his college years at Cal Poly SLO and years as a traveling music evangelist, has lived in the Central Valley for his whole life.  Dan was ordained an elder in the Church of the Nazarene in 2017 and previous to AFCN, served as the Executive Pastor at Modesto Eastridge Community Church of the Nazarene and Interim Music Pastor at Oakdale Family Church of the Nazarene.  Pastor Dan splits his time with AFCN and InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, where he is a Campus Staff Minister on the Campuses of Modesto Junior College and Cal State Stanislaus.  On campus, where he’s known as Papa Dan, he trains and mentors student leaders in on campus student led Christian ministry.  Dan has an adopted son, Johnny and two granddaughters, Adalie, and Alaya and is Uncle Dan to his brother’s 11 children.

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 of the Nazarene.


Keston Finney
Music Director

Keston is a high school and junior high band director in Dos Palos. 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.