Jerry Kaping

Jerry Kaping

Jerry Kaping is the Lead Pastor/Pastor of Vision and Mission of Wellhouse Church. Jerry grew up in Junction City, Oregon and attended Lane Community College for two years, Jerry left school and join the United States Coast Guard where he served 6 years. After the USCG, Jerry attended Anderson University while in an internship at a church in Elk Grove, Ca. Jerry received a Master of Arts (Innovation and Leadership) degree from Kilns College. After becoming a Christian at the age of 16, Jerry has served as volunteer Jr. high leader, lay Youth Pastor, Pastor of Youth ministry, and Pastor of Evangelism. After serving as a licensed Pastor with the Church of God, Anderson, Indiana, he ministered in California for over six years. Jerry, his wife Lois and their two boys Jared and Nathan moved back to Oregon and Jerry became a Co-Pastor of a church in Wilsonville, Oregon. Jerry left the ministry for business where he has served as a General Manager, Company Developer, Vice President and Business Owner. After Seventeen years in business and approaching all of his roles with a ministry heart, Jerry started volunteering as an Online Pastor and serving on the expansion team for Westside Church of Bend. God then started moving on the hearts of our Foursquare District, Westside Church. Jerry was hired as the Campus Pastor of Westside Church in Sisters in 2014 where he served under Steve Mickel of Westside Church. Jerry became an Ordained Minister in 2016. God moved on Steve and Jerry’s heart after 3 years of Campus Ministry to move Sisters from a Campus to a Family Church of Westside. In July of 2017 Westside Church Sisters Campus became Westside Sisters- now known as Wellhouse Church.

Isaiah 61:1-2
The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is upon me, for the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to comfort the broken hearted and to proclaim that captives will be released and prisoners will be freed.[a] 2 He has sent me to tell those who mourn that the time of the Lord’s favor has come…

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