"For even the Son of Man came not to be served, but to serve..."

Mark 10:45


Our Ministry Leaders

Danielle Harvey - Children's Ministry Director

Mike Ayres - Safety & Security

Justin Candela - Student Ministries & Worship Pastor

Erin Candela - Worship & Logistics

Vince Aldrich - Media & Men's Ministry

George Willbrandt - Sparrow Ministries Food Bank

Kelly Aldrich - Hospitality

Karen Davis - Prayer Team

Mark Nottke - Property Maintenance

Tony Barger - Administrative Pastor

Jan Shaw -Health Ministry

Mike Hawker & Jane Wallace - Outreach Ministry


Use your unique gifts to help build the Kingdom.

Once you have completed our 4 week course of iGrow, you will be eligible to serve in any of our many available ministries here at DLC!

Our Ministries & Teams

Children's Ministry

The Littles Nursery covers infants through 3 years of age. Kid Zone Jr and Kid Zone serves 4 year olds through 5th graders. We minister to children on Wednesday nights and Sunday mornings while parents worship in the sanctuary.
A background check is required to serve in this ministry. 

Worship/Media Ministry

Our worship team of vocalists and band members practice weekly and serve in every service. They're supported by our media technology team which includes running our sound board, livestream and lighting.

Student Ministry

Includes our middle and high schoolers – leading youth in worship, bible studies, community outreach, band practice, game nights and enjoying life together.
A background check is required to serve in this ministry.

Missions Ministry

We sponsor missionaries on every continent or participating in one of our Men and Women of Action teams. We go on various state, national and international trips
to aid in ministries there - everything from replacing a roof to
building a church, we've tackled it all!

Sparrow's Ministry

Property Maintenance Ministry

This ministry has maintained a food pantry, served Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets, or simply met a specific need in our church or community.

From mowing the lawn and plowing the parking lot, to maintaining
equipment and our properties, this team stays busy!

Safety & Security Ministry

Prayer Team Ministry 

Partering with our Hospitality Ministry, this team monitors our property,
personnel and attendees to ensure safety and security for all.
A background check is required to serve in this ministry.
This team assembles one morning each week and before service on
Sunday mornings actively engaging our Heavenly Father on behalf of
our church, friends, family, and community.

Hospitality Ministry


We're proud of our reputation as being a friendly, warm and welcoming church.
This starts with our greeters, ushers and those checking in
your children at our Kid Zone locations.

Women's Ministry

This active ministry offers numerous fellowship opportunities and serves
our church families and community in a variety of ways.
Whether supporting our office staff, serving in a financial or stewardship role, this ministry is very diverse.  A background check is required before serving in this ministry.

Men's Ministry

We study God's Word, hike together or minister to others through
community and church projects & events.

Questions about volunteering?

We love to clarify volunteering requirements. Please reach out if you still have questions.