Harvey Mitchell, Jr. MDiv.
Harvey has been in ministry since 1996 and received a B.A. in Pastoral Ministries from Central Bible College in Springfield, MO., a Masters of Divinity (MDiv) from Fresno Pacific University in Fresno CA, and he is currently in a Doctor of Ministry Program at Biola University/Talbot School of Theology. He has served in various ministry positions from youth pastor to executive pastor. Harvey became the lead Pastor at Orland First Assembly in December 2012. God Blessed Harvey with an Amazing wife Karissa and they have been married since June 23, 2017. Karissa is the Music Teacher for Hamilton City Schools where she teaches Elementary music, Jr High Band, and High School Band.
In Addition to leading the church pastor Harvey also works on the side as a Hospital Chaplain at St. Elizabeth's Community Hospital Dignity Health. He is also currently in a Clinical Pastoral Education Program at UC Davis Medical School in Sacramento.
Pastor Harvey look's forward to meeting you and listening to what God has been doing in your life!
Assistant to the Lead Pastor
Scott has been in the ministry for over 30 years. He Attended Full Faith Bible College in Kansas City MO. and Graduated with a Pastoral Ministries Certificate. Scott also attended Southwest Baptist University and Graduated with a BA Theology and Psychology. He also breifly study counseling at the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary and did some further graduate work in counseling at University of California Santa Barbra.
He was involved in planting a church in Kansas and assisted in planting two other churches in Missouri and California. Scott was an Associate Pastor at an Assemblies of God church in the Bolivar Missouri Area.He also served as an Associate Pastor at a Vineyard church in Atascadero, CA. and served as an Elder in a Vineyard church in Cordelia Village, CA. Part of his ministry over the years has been in one on one discipleshipe and counseling, small groups, and Celebrate Recovery.
Scott joined our staff April 2015
Executive Administrative Assistant
Karissa has been a private and public school teacher for 8 years. She has credentials for both Highschool History and Instrumental Music. She is currently the Music Teacher for Hamilton City School District where she teaches K - 12 Music.
Children's Ministry Leader
Sound and Media
Bonnie attended National University she was 3 credits away from getting a Bachelors in Business Administration when God called her to the ministry. She left National University to attend Vision Christian college in Atalanta GA. where she Graduated with a Bachelor's in Christian Counseling. Bonnie further went on to Oral Robert's University where she got a Masters in Christian Counseling.
Bonnie served as a Christian Counselor at Light house Church of God in Cartersville GA. She also worked in domestic violence and sexual assualt counseling in Oceanside CA. Bonnie also served at the Crystal Cathedral in the areas of Membership, New Beleiver's, and Executive Women's Group.
Bonnie Joined our staff April 2015.