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9 AM Bible Study (childcare provided)
10:30 AM Worship
10:30 AM Children’s Sunday School

Liberty High School
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925 Jewetta Ave

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Support Staff

Monica Vendsel

Preschool and Children’s Ministry Director
(661) 829-6743

Monica grew up in Southern California. She married a local Bakersfield boy, in 1993. There is never a dull or quiet moment as their home is bursting with love and laughter as they celebrate life with their four fabulous kiddos! Monica was saved, baptized and began her journey as a follower of Christ at age eight.

Monica has been a member of Rock Harbor Church since 2011. She and her family were actively involved in discipleship, Sunday School, and Children’s Ministry, which helped to establish a strong foundation in her walk with God.

Monica’s education includes an Associate of Applied Science degree in Early Childhood Education from North Idaho University followed by a Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Organizational Development from Fresno Pacific University.

Frank Montoya

Evangelism Director
(661) 829-6743

Frank was born and raised in Bakersfield. He married his high school sweetheart, Crystal, in 1998. They have five children and a Chihuahua. Frank was brought up in the Catholic Church, however, after a deployment from Iraq he began searching for the truth and eventually left the Catholic Church. Frank began listening to Pastor Brandon’s messages online and attended his Sunday Bible Study Class. During a Wednesday night Church service, Frank received Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior and a month later was baptized.

Frank has been a member of Rock Harbor Church, since 2011. He has served in ministry as an Usher and is the Vice Chairman of Deacons. Frank has taught Adult Bible Studies, and Children’s Sunday School.

Frank holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Phoenix and has several units from Liberty University towards his Masters in Divinity.

Crystal Koop

Administrative Coordinator of Finance and Operations
(661) 829-6743

Crystal married her high school sweetheart, Matthew, in 1996. They have two daughters, Savannah and Chloe. Crystal was raised in a Christian home. She came to know Christ as her Lord and Savior at the age of 11.

Crystal and her family have been members of Rock Harbor Church since it began in 2011. She has always had a desire to seek a deeper and more meaningful personal relationship with Christ through discipleship and service. Crystal has served in various areas of ministry including Adult, Preschool/Children’s, Women’s and Youth Bible Studies and Fellowship/Evangelism Coordination; Music, and Missions.

Crystal received a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and English from California State University, Bakersfield.

Peggy Collins

Administrative Coordinator
(661) 829-6743

Peggy was born and raised in Wisconsin. She married her husband Michael, a Bakersfield native, in 2008. They have two sons, Michael III and William. Peggy received Christ as her Lord and Savior as a teenager while attending a youth event.

Peggy and her family have been members of Rock Harbor Church since 2012. With her passion to serve the body of Christ, she has assisted in various areas including children’s nursery, worship and sound.

Peggy has an Administrative Assistant degree from Northcentral Technical College.

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