One thing that is special about our congregation is the serving opportunities. God blesses you and others when you share your spiritual gifts. Godly leadership is critical to the health and growth of a church. We’ve listed key leaders that you will see frequently at Calvary Chapel Whitefish.
I was born and raised in Michigan, and for much of my 27 years I searched for something to fill the empty void in my heart. Like many others, I thought the world (money, fashion, stock market, drugs) could fill the void. It wasn’t until a family member exposed me to the truth that I […]
Richard Closson and his wife Bonnie have been married for 33 years. They have three grown children: Noah, Nathan, and Johanna. Their family has resided in Whitefish since 1978. Richard is a custom cabinet maker and works with his son, Nathan in the family shop. Rich accepted Christ during his sophomore year in high school. […]
Don and Marilyn McBurney met at Southwest Baptist College in Bolivar, Missouri. They married December 21st, 1968 and have five children ( Kyla, Amber, Michael, Jonathon, and Alissa) plus nine grandchildren. They were divinely led to move to Whitefish in 1981 shortly after Don graduated from the Oral Roberts University Graduate School of Theology with […]
Nathan has been the worship leader at CCW since 2011, and has been part of the worship team since 2006. Though he majored in art in college, he studied both piano and voice at Point Loma Nazarene University and the University of Montana. Nathan lives with his wife, Bryna and their son, Landon in Whitefish.
I was raised on a farm and ranch southwest of Havre, Montana with my three older sisters by my mom and dad. My dad died in a tragic accident when I was 10 years old. In eighth grade, I started chasing the things of this world which led to another tragedy. At age 17, while […]