Our Staff

Pastors Neil & Shannon Betrue

Pastors Neil & Shannon Betrue have been in ministry for more than 24 years. Saved at the age of seventeen, Pastor Neil was immediately passionate about sharing Jesus with others. Pastor Neil Betrue is graduate of Texas Bible Institute and holds a bachelor’s degree in Christian studies from Grand Canyon University. Pastor Shannon has a bachelors degree with Grand Canyon University.

Together they have served as Youth Pastors, Children Pastors and have over 15 years’ experience in prison ministry in Mohave County. In 2019 God called them into Surprise AZ to serve as Lead Pastors of Church for the Nations Surprise. They have three awesome kids, an amazing son in law and a two grandsons who are the joy of their life. All their kids serve and help in the ministry alongside with them.

Their message is relevant and life changing for today and their love for people is contagious. Pastor Neil is a seasoned and gifted leader and communicator. He is passionate about growing the church through a powerful God-centered vision that is based on God’s unconditional love for all, and God’s power to transform lives.

Norm & Patty Betrue

Executive Pastors

Valency Gohn

Assistant Pastor

Mark & Amy Gaertner

Assistant Pastors

Faith Phetinta

Children’s Pastor

Daniel & Amber Diaz

Youth Leaders

Tyler & Emily Parmelee

Jr. High Leaders


Our Location

14273 W. Grand Ave Suite 100

Surprise, AZ 85374

Sunday Mornings

Sunday 9am Traditional Service
Sunday 10:30am Experience Service
Kids Nation Sunday 10:30am

Wednesday Night

Wednesday Encounter: 7:00pm

Youth Nation: 7:00pm

Kid Nation: 7:00pm

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