Staff at Church of the Cross

Don Cowart, Pastor

Pastor Don Cowart joined our congregation May 1, 2011. Pastor Don was born in Modesto and was even a member of the first graduating class of Modesto Christian High School. He attended college in Pennsylvania and graduate schools in the Netherlands and Michigan. After completing his education he served churches in Ontario, Canada and South Dakota. Pastor Don appreciates that Church of the Cross is a small diverse and welcoming congregation eager to serve the community in the name of Christ.

Debbie Evans, Administrative Assistant

Debbie Evans joined the Church of the Cross Family in October of 2012. She was born and raised in Ripon, CA and attended Ripon Christian from K-12. She is married to Mick Evans and together they have 6 children, Brittany, Kayla, Alyssa, Amanda, Bryanna, and Jimmy. Between work and kids Mick and Debbie keep quite busy! Debbie feels blessed to be part of the staff here at COTC. In addition she is able to get her kids ready and off to school in the morning and pick them up most afternoons, and for that she is so thankful! Colossians 3:17

And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.

David dela Concepcion, Director of Music/Worship

David is a graduate of CSU Stanislaus with a Bachelor of Music in Music Education. He has been leading worship and handling the technical elements or worship since July of 2013.

A past member of the CSU Stanislaus; Chamber Singers, Concert Chorale, Opera Scenes, and Townsend Opera Players.

He has a heart for the Lord and has a passion for music in the church, from its beginning to the present day.