About Dr. David Janssen, Equipping Pastor

David grew up in a small town in northern Minnesota helping his dad farm. He earned his bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from North Dakota State University. After being an engineer for three years he moved to Dallas, TX to attend Dallas Theological Seminary. He married Anne from Santa Fe, NM in 1983. He completed his Master's of Theology (Th.M.) degree in 1986. After seminary they moved to Idaho where David taught Bible to high school students for the next 14 years. During that time four boys were added to the family. The older two were adopted from Romania and the younger two were born in Twin Falls, ID. David met Pastor Dan while working on his Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) degree at Western Conservative Baptist Seminary (Portland, OR). David completed his D.Min. degree in 1996. David came on staff at Grace in July of 2000. David enjoys skiing and hunting with his boys. David and Anne also enjoy hiking in the many beautiful parks in Utah.

John 8:12 | The Light of the World

By |2019-12-08T15:42:21-06:00December 1st, 2019|Christmas, Holiday Sermon|

John 8:12 | The Light of the World As Christmas approaches our culture is not helpful in understanding the meaning from the First Christmas.  But the apostle John much more helpful!  He is concise when he says Jesus was Life and “this life was the Light of men”.  Later (John 8:12) Jesus says, “I am the [...]

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Luke 5:27-32 | Building Bridges….with Food!

By |2019-11-25T01:14:20-06:00November 24th, 2019|Dr. David Janssen, Associate Pastor|

Luke 5:27-32 | Building Bridges....with Food! How do you get to know people?  In what context do you have the best conversations? There is a good chance it involves food. Read about a meal Jesus was eating in Luke 5:27-32.  Who was He getting to know? Recent Messages [...]

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Acts 2:42-47 | Refrigerator Rights

By |2019-11-04T19:21:28-06:00November 3rd, 2019|Acts, Dr. David Janssen, Associate Pastor|

Acts 2:42-47 | Refrigerator Rights How many friends do you have who feel comfortable to come into your house and help themselves to something in your refrigerator?  That person has “refrigerator rights”.  This requires a close, trusting relationship.  Early believers had “refrigerator rights” with each other and that was before refrigerators!  How [...]

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Genesis 37, 39-50 | The Life of Joseph in Five Chapters

By |2019-09-14T16:13:35-06:00September 8th, 2019|Dr. David Janssen, Associate Pastor, Genesis, Joseph|

Genesis 37, 39-50 | The Life of Joseph in Five Chapters Life isn’t fair. We know this. We tell our kids. But that doesn’t mean we have to like it. This physical life is NOT fair but that doesn’t mean God is not at work in our present physical life. In fact [...]

Proverbs 31:30 | A Woman Who Fears The Lord, She Shall Be Praised

By |2019-05-12T17:56:23-06:00May 12th, 2019|Dr. David Janssen, Associate Pastor, Holiday Sermon, Mother's Day|

Proverbs 31:30 | A Woman Who Fears The Lord, She Shall Be Praised This week, listen as Associate Pastor David Janssen speaks about Mother's Day. Recent Messages