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BEFORE "I DO" PROVIDERS (updated Fall 2013): 

Hundreds of churches and community-based organizations are currently using Before "I Do" for their premarital education requirements.  The following groups have joined the National Registry of Before "I Do" Providers as their primary pre-marital program.   

ARIZONA

Cave Creek/Care Free/Fountain Hills:
 Black Mountain Baptist Church (Pastor Bob Nealy - 480.488.1975)

Chandler/Mesa/Gilbert: Faith Church of the Valley (Pastor John Salvatore - 480.838.6559)

Glendale/Peoria/Avondale: Community Church of Joy (Paul & Linda Geyer - 623.561.0500)

Mesa/Gilbert/Apache Junction: Central Christian Church (Leslie Wolek - 480.924.4946)

Mesa/Gilbert/Phoenix: Red Mountain Community Church (Tony Curtisi - 480.807.5868)

Phoenix/Glendale/Scottsdale: Desert View Bible Church (Pastor Mike Bohlmann - 623.298.4900)

Phoenix/Glendale/Sun City: Joyfilled Marriages (Paul & Linda Geyer - 480.284.1271)

Phoenix/Tempe/Peoria: Pentecostal Deliverance Church of God in Christ (Pastor George Baymon, Jr. - 623.848.0011)

Phoenix/Tempe/Peoria: South Peoria Baptist Church (Pastor James Hayes - 623.486.1556)

Queen Creek/Chandler/Mesa:
 San Tan Heights Church (April Hill - 480.888.9506)


CALIFORNIA

Atascadero/San Luis Obispo/Santa Margarita: Atascadero Bible Church (Pastor Jay Ables - 805.466.2051)

Claremont/Pomona/Glendora: Granite Creek Community Church (Jan Ashmore - 909.625.4455)

Clovis: Clovis Hills Community Church (Bill & Caren Myers - 559.434.1215)

Fresno/Madera: Fresno County Healthy Marriage Coalition (Ron McLain - 559.313.4226)

Grass Valley/Lake Tahoe/Placerville: Crossroads Church (Pastor Ed Lech - 530.268.2539)

Hayward: Community of Grace (Pastor John Nielsen - 510.783.8062)

Los Angeles: Young Nak Celebration Church (Pastor John Loffnow - 626.627.5059)

Modesto/Stockton/Merced: Stanislaus County Healthy Marriage Coalition-Marriage Resource Center (Jim Steward - 209.606.0772)

Orange County/Santa Ana: Married 4 Keeps (Ken Schaefer - 714.836.0718)

Ripon/Manteca/Modesto: Almond Valley Christian Reformed Church (Rev. Lloyd Wicker - 209.599.4331)

Sacramento/West Sacramento: Real Life Church (Kathy Cannon - 916.928.9005)

Yuba City: Church of Glad Tidings (Pastor Bill Jens - 530.671.3160)


COLORADO

Boulder/Longmont:
Boulder Valley Christian Church (Pastor Cathy Howe - 303.494.7748)

Castle Rock/Colorado Springs/Littleton:  Christ the King Church (Dan Weidman - 303.663.5751)

Centennial/Denver/Englewood: Connection Coaching, LLC (Greg R. Thiel - 303.798.2456)

Arvada/Denver: Faith Bible Chapel (Valerie Hernandez - 303.422.1130)

Colorado Springs: Pikes Peak Park Baptist Church (Pastor Steve Turrentine - 719.597.9004)

Cortez/Mancos/Lebanon:  Rock Springs Church (Pastor David Ramsey - 970.565.1177)

Fort Collins/Loveland: Southgate Church (Pastor Kevin McGinley - 970.530.4283)

Lamar/Springfield/Las Animes:
 Lamar Christian Church (Pastor Ian Blacker - 719.336.5343)


DELAWARE

Newark/Middletown/Dover:
Pike Creek Psychological Center (Jeffrey Ernst - 302.738.6859)

Wilmington/Philadelphia (PA): Brandywine Valley Baptist Church (Cynthia Brown - 302.478.4255)


FLORIDA

Lutz/Tampa/Clearwater: Idlewild Baptist Church (Pastor Buff McNickle - 813.264.8788)

Orlando: Dream-Maker Ministries (Paul Davis - 407.967.7553)

Orlando: FaithWorld Church (Pastor Doug Hayes - 407.292.8888 x257)

Sarasota/St Petersburg/Tampa Bay: Loving Each Other (Porter & Joanie Shellhammer - 941.351.0594)

Winter Haven/Lakeland: Heartland Community Church (Pastor Ed Kendrick - 863.324.5502)


GEORGIA


Atlanta/Monroe/Athens: Tender Loving Care Home Solutions (Jeremy Watkins - 706.202.0389)

Calhoun/Dalton/Cartersville: Challenge Ministries (Eddie Brannon - 770.548.2273)

Peachtree City/Fayetteville/Newnan: Dogwood Church (Jim & Carolyn Mayo - 770.487.6691)

Woodstock/Atlanta/Marietta: First Baptist Church of Woodstock (Sara Stockton - 770.591.4770)


IDAHO

Boise/Garden City:
 Park Center Assembly of God (Pastor Tim Bridgewater - 208.336.1925)

Boise/Nampa/Caldwell: River City Church (Pastor Wayne Crownover - 208.375.5104)

Coeur d'Alene/Post Falls/Rathdrum: Hope Marriage Ministries (Will & Cindy Goff - 208.771.2021)

Eagle/Boise: Eagle Nazarene Church (Ed Weaver - 208.939.0661)

Lewiston: Emmanuel Baptist Church (Pastor John Stroupe - 208.746.1211)


ILLINOIS

Springfield/Decatur/Bloomington:
 ConnectEd PAIRS (Marilyn Stevens - 217.638.5545)


IOWA

Waukee/Des Moines: Point of Grace Church (Lori Hommer - 515.987.9595 x607)


KANSAS

Mulvane/Wichita/Wellingham:
 Mulvane Christian Church (Pastor Dane Massey - 316.777.1116)


KENTUCKY

Georgetown/Lexington/Frankfort:
 Harmony Christian Church (Donald & Mary Virginia Croley - 502.863.5337)


MARYLAND

Baltimore/Aberdeen:
Pike Creek Psychological Center (Jeffrey Ernst - 302.738.6859)

Hanover: Pure in Heart Ministries (Lana Tull - 410.551.2776)

Union Bridge/Libertytown/New Windsor: Uniontown Bible Church (Pastor Steve Hreha - 410.775.1345)


MASSACHUSETTS

Framingham:
 Framingham Church of the Nazarene (Pastor Jim Ennis - 508.844.6646)


MINNESOTA

Golden Valley/Plymouth:
 Calvary Lutheran Church (Rev. Matt Anderson - 763.545.5659)

Minnetonka/Eden Prairie: Comprehensive Counseling (Donna Erickson - 612.616.2732)

New Hope/Minneapolis/St Paul: New Hope Church (Greg Braly - 763.533.2449)


MISSISSIPPI

Laurel:
 City of Laurel Healthy Marriage Initiative (Cecil Ashford- 508.844.6646)

Madison/Ridgeland/Canton: Family Matters First, Inc (Teresa Adams, LPC - 601.624.1756)


MISSOURI

Alexandria/Wayland:
 Alexandria Baptist Church (Rev Randy J. Ewart - 660.754.5036)


NEVADA

Henderson/Las Vegas: Neighborhood Church (Susan Nance - 702.565.9672)

Las Vegas: Canyon Ridge Christian Church (Pastor Jody Hardenbrook - 702.658.2722 x246)

Las Vegas: Versatile Seminars Plus (Cathy Hazzlerigg - 702.274.0271)


NEW MEXICO

Albuquerque/Rio Rancho:
 Cottonwood Church (Dan Cooley - 505.792.9191)


NEW YORK

New York/Riverdale:
 Say I Do With Love, Inc (Rev. Yvonne Dixon - 646.339.7450)


NORTH CAROLINA

Huntersville: 
Lake Norman Baptist Church (Rick Myers - 704.766.0012)

Peachland/Rockingham/Monroe/Wadesboro: Harmony Community Church (Rev. Rocky Carpenter - 704.272.8193)

Statesville: Grace Covenant Foursquare Church (Pastor Greg Laskowski - 704.878.0700)


OHIO

Centerville:
 Agape Counseling Center (Roberta Bogle - 937.671.7703)

South Charleston/Springfield/London: Stubborn Pursuits Ministries (Richard & Sharon Wildman - 937.462.8148)


OKLAHOMA

Norman/Oklahoma City/University of Oklahoma:
 Summit Church (Pastor Jay Stokes - 405.205.9200)


OREGON

McMinnville/Portland:
 Bethel Baptist Church (Pastor Richard Bryson - 503.434.5541)

Oregon City/Clackamas/Lake Oswego: Oregon City Church of the Nazarene (Dannie Brown - 503.656.6536)


PENNSYLVANIA

Pittsburgh:
 Nabhi Christian Ministries (Pastor J. Fielder- 412.661.1919)

Philadelphia/Glen Mills: Life Counseling Services (Cynthia Brown - 610.644.6464 x1266)

Philadelphia:
Pike Creek Psychological Center (Jeffrey Ernst - 302.738.6859)

Philadelphia: Brandywine Valley Baptist Church (Cynthia Brown - 302.478.4255)


SOUTH CAROLINA

Mount Pleasant/Charleston:
 Seacoast Church (Starr Lawson - 843.881.2100 x 1207)


SOUTH DAKOTA

Flandreau/Sioux Falls/Brookings:
 The Rescue Church (Jon Sanders - 605.573.0080)


TENNESSEE

Dandridge/Knoxville/Morristown:
 Defining Moments Ministries (Rev. Don Anderson - 865.256.9137)

Memphis/Cordova: The Life Church of Memphis (Pastor Reymundo Meneses - 901.751.0095)



TEXAS

Austin/San Antonio:
 Northwest Fellowship (Mark Wetzel - 512.923.7581)

Dallas/Plano/Richardson: Marriage Mentors  (Deb Horan- 972.774.1400)

Killeen/ Fort Hood / Belton: Divine Destiny Counseling and Life Coaching (Dee Dixon - 678.736.3728)

Tyler/Longview/University of Texas Tyler: Shiloh Road Church of Christ (Ron Shultz - 903.566.5583)


VIRGINIA

Hampton:
 Liberty Baptist Church (Pam Whisnant - 757.826.2110 x.120)


WASHINGTON STATE

Arlington/Stanwood: First Baptist Church of Arlington (Pastor Bill Walker - 360.435.3040)

Auburn/Black Diamond: Camp Berachah (Rev. Steve Altick - 253.939.0488)

Black Diamond/Enumclaw: Chapel Wood Baptist Church (Pastor Tim Oosterhout - 360.886.1117)

Bothell/Mill Creek/Kirkland: Cedar Park Assembly of God (Sherrill Shipley - 425.488.3600)

Bothell/Woodinville/Kirkland: Eastside Foursquare Church (Pastor Ben Vendelin - 425.488.2500)

Colfax/Pullman: Colfax Assembly of God (Bill Reynolds - 509.397.6629)

Ellensburg/Wenatchee: Marriage Savers Washington (Dr. James Powell - 509.925.1180)

Federal Way/Seattle: Our Savior's Baptist Church (Pastor Joe Donaldson - 253.839.6822)

Graham/Spanaway/Tacoma: Graham Evangelical Covenant Church (Pastor Rich Arnold - 253.224.1106)

Lynnwood/Edmonds/Everett: Good Shepherd Baptist Church (Pastor Chris Boyer - 425.774.1010)

Maple Valley/Black Diamond/Covington: Parachute Counseling (Ron Hacker - 425.318.2410)

Maple Valley/Renton:
New Community Church (Ron Hacker - 425.432.1359)

Olympia/Lacey/Tumwater: Flood the Sound Fellowship (Pastor Scott Manley - 360.352.3535)

Olympia/Tumwater/Lacey: Life Pointe Church (Pastor Jim Hays - 360.628.0364)

Puyallup/South Hill/Graham: Christ Community Baptist Church (John Golling - 253.846.3000)

Puyallup/South Hill/Tacoma:
 Lighthouse Christian Center (Paul Moffett - 253.848.8553)

Rochester/Centralia/Chehalis: Rochester Life Church (Pastor Leif Holmes - 360.273.5379)

Seattle/Lynnwood: Seattle Alliance Bible Fellowship (Pastor Samuel Badon - 206.779.9942)

Snoqualmie/North Bend: Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church (Mary Leonard - 425.441.8364)

Spokane/Veradale: Mosaic Fellowship (Pastor John Repsold - 509.747.3008)

Spokane Valley: Marriage Friendly Communities (Jack Cosby - 509.953.1067)

Sumner/Puyallup: Calvary Community Church (Mark Edwards - 253.863.3352)

Sumner/South Hill/Edgewood: Pastor Joe Duran (Joe Duran - 253.230.6060)

Sunnyside/Grandview/Yakima: Douglas E. Wrung, MD, PS (Rose Marie Wrung - 509.839.4171)

Tacoma/Lakewood/Spanaway: South Lakeshore Christian Church (Pastor Lonnie Anderson - 253.535.3811)

Vancouver/Ridgefield: Brush Prairie Baptist Church (Pastor Stephen Harrier- 360.892.4664 x109)


WISCONSIN

Black River Falls:
 Family Worship Assembly (Pastor John Cowles - 715.284.5569)


OUTSIDE USA

TURKEY - Turgutreis:
 Haven of Hope (Mark & Pat Juarez - 0.531.598.6732)

UGANDA - Kampala: Makerere Community Church (Simon Peter Onaba - 256.712.416780)


If your church or organization would like to join the growing list of Before "I Do" Providers, download the National Registry application and mail or fax to Turn the Tide Resource Group.  Thanks! 




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