|The evidence of Whittier Area Community Church’s (WACC) lived-out vision statement to Follow God + Love People + Change The World is seen in their highly respected local and global outreach ministries as well as strong ministries to the entire family. The church is well established with strong pastoral and lay leadership teams and, after major site remodeling in 2009, the beautiful campus and facility offers increased opportunities for ministry. The weekend experience at WACC is central, filled with impactful worship and strong Bible teaching.In 2014, John Riley became the new Senior Pastor of Whittier Area Community Church. He had served as the Jr. High Pastor, High School Pastor, and Executive Pastor for several years before becoming the Lead Pastor. He brings a dynamic visual teaching style with fresh vision and direction for the church. With John leading, the church has a very bright future and upward trajectory.
|WACC Kids is the dynamic children’s ministry of Whittier Area Community Church reaching 400 kids each week. They have dedicated spaces for both Early Childhood and Elementary. WACC Kids has been a cornerstone ministry of WACC and is known in the community as a place for families and kids. They host a massive yearly VBS and focus on getting kids involved in ministry projects that serve the community. The Children’s Pastor gives oversight to all of the ministries from birth through 6th grade.The Kids Ministry team has some amazing staff leading ministry at WACC. They desperately need a Children’s Pastor who can help the team continue to grow in their leadership as the church continues to grow and expand. They also need a unifier who can bring stability and teamwork to the whole team around a unified vision to reach families and kids at WACC.