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Pastors and Elders

Mark Kilcup

Senior Pastor

In April of 2007, after 22 years of secular employment with the Boeing Company, Mark was called to the pastorate at East Renton Community Church. He is a 2006 graduate of Western Seminary, where he was awarded his Masters in Divinity. Mark is happily married to Patti, his wife of 30+ years. They have four adult children, three boys and a girl. Both Mark and Patti have a passion for ministry and love being around God’s people. In their free time they enjoy hanging out with family and friends and participating in outdoor activities like camping, fishing, hiking and boating.


Scott Christensen



Richard Heenk



Dave Johnson


Dave has attended ERCC since 1994. Two years later, he was asked to serve on the Elder Board. He continues to serve in that capacity today. He is married to his beautiful bride Gale and they together have raised three great children now adults, Kristina, Carl and Sarah. Currently they have three grandchildren. Dave has been involved with men's ministry, missions, small groups, & marriage enrichment. In 2012, he graduated from Western Seminary with a Masters in Ministry & Leadership. He currently serves as a volunteer Chaplain at Valley Medical Center. God provided Dave employment with General Electric for 37 years, where he has traveled in all 50 states, and a few foreign countries. He was involved in various power generation equipment sales & services. Gale and Dave enjoy hospitality, one-on-one mentoring, walking, and the Seahawks! Dave hits a little white ball as well.


Scott Johnson