Pastor Brian Thomas

Brian Thomas joined the Palm West Pastoral Staff in early November of 2019 as the Associate Pastor for Pastoral Care. Brian is married to Cindy, and they have an adult...

Pastor Jim Powell

James H. Powell, II, likes to be called “Jim” or “Pastor Jim” and has served as Lead Pastor at Richwoods Christian Church in Peoria, Illinois for the last 21 years....

Pastor Peter Kyhn

Welcome to my page on the PWCC website. I am responsible for the worship and music ministry as well as overseeing small groups and attending to general pastoral duties. I...

Jan Orrick Kliever

Jan Orrick Kliever began her ministry at Palm West on August 26, 2007. Jan is married to Rev. Ken Kliever, retired Associate Pastor at Palm West. Jan received her B.A....

Elaine Smetters

Elaine Smetters joined the Palm West music staff on Easter Sunday 2018. She came to us with a Bachelor and a Master degree in music with extensive study and experience...

Jan Turns

Jan Turns is a charter member of PWCC. She is married to Rev. Dr. Edward Turns, a retired American Baptist pastor. She has been active in the music program of...

Joyce Sopilnick

Ruth Czach

Gary Biancini