Jim Hanna, Sr. Pastor

Pastor Jim joined the staff at Grace Community Christian Church on September 1, 2020

Wife: Elizabeth (Liz)


My wife and I have five children, three girls and two boys. The girls are married and live in the East Bay area. We still have one son who still lives at home and attends Modesto Junior College.  We also have two granddaughters- seven and four years old, and twin grandsons who are six years old.

"I love teaching God’s Word and helping people see how it relates to everyday life.  It’s important to me, not just to know God’s Word but to practice it as well. God’s Word is designed to impact every area of our lives."


  • Kathy Hersey, Children'S mINISTRY

    Kathy has been a member of Grace since 1996 and joined our staff in 2013. She enjoys reading, camping and crafts of all kinds. Kathy feels her calling is to work with young children to help them learn more about God. 

  • Colleen jerner, WOrship director

    Colleen has been director of worship at Grace since July of 2008. She was born and raised in York, Pa. until she met her husband Brian and moved to California in 1979. Since then she has been serving in churches as a pianist for music and worship. Her other passion is spending time with her granddaughter, Petra!

  • Victor moreno, Young Adult and Family ministry leader

    Victor joined us beginning January 2021 as a Part-Time Young Adult and Family Ministry Leader .  He is also a Full-Time Teacher at a local school.  Victor and his wife Erica have 3 beautiful and active Children. Victor enjoys working with Young Adults and also assists in bringing the message on Sundays.