Dave Young, Interim Lead Pastor

    Dave Young and his wife, Maryanne, are based in Houston and have been married for 32 years and they have 2 daughters in college. They started working together doing business process reengineering in AT&T until they followed the Lord’s call to pastor churches through the Christian and Missionary Alliance. Dave has pastored churches for 23 years in the north east, mid America, south west and internationally in Thailand and France. Dave has degrees in Bible and in Counseling; and in 2017 his D.Min. from George Fox Evangelical Seminary in moving churches from an oasis paradigm to missional thought, community and practice. Dave is an advocate of being changed and bringing change – knowing that God is always deepening our dependency on Him and encouraging our experience of Him during times of transition.

    Pastor Dave is our Interim Lead Pastor, he is part of the VitalChurch Ministry a team of pastors who are called to the unique ministry of helping churches through times of transition. Using a biblically-based process he, with support of the VitalChurch Ministries, will lead Union Center to a place of healing, hope, and revitalization.