Pastoral Team

“Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage —with great patience and careful instruction.” - 2 Timothy 4:2
Along with their individual skill sets, each member of our Pastoral Team is involved in preaching and pastoral care.
Kelly Cohoe

Kelly Cohoe

Lead Pastor

Pastor Kelly Cohoe has served as the lead pastor at Grace since the year 2000. As part of the pastoral team, he has the role of lead pastor, and his focus is on preaching, teaching, outreach to our community, and missions. Specifically, he oversees ministry at George Middle School, the Community Garden, the Food Pantry and Clothes Closet, and making community connections.

pkcohoe@gmail.com | 503-957-7944

Sara Cohoe

Sara Cohoe

Pastor

Pastor Sara Cohoe is the church administrator. She loves administration and organization! Her main activities are day-to-day operations, planning meetings, communication, and record-keeping. She oversees the custodian, bookkeeper, vehicle maintenance, and transportation. Ask her if you need to find something!

graceadministry@gmail.com | 503-286-2085.

Tony Gies

Tony Gies

Pastor

Pastor Tony Gies has been doing ministry in Portland for over 20 years. He has a passion to see lives transformed by the grace of God, and he has a strong belief in the power of prayer. Tony has been a small business owner and has had a variety of other jobs, from truck driver to contractor to day care worker. He oversees Life Groups, prayer ministry, visitation, and building maintenance.

servanttony@hotmail.com | 971-275-3462

Anja Shoun

Anja Shoun

Pastor

Anja Shoun leads the worship team, is part of the preaching team, and is in the process of being ordained. Anja has a powerful testimony and has experienced God’s amazing grace firsthand. Anja’s desire is that through her life and ministry people would experience the presence of God and encounter Him in a powerful way. Anja lives with her husband, Steve, in Longview, WA.

anjashoun@gmail.com | 360-270-8371