Pastor Mark Cox

Mark began as Pastor of the Donnelly Bible Church on May 1, 2017.  Prior to this he served in pastoral ministry for 11 years in Parma, Idaho, 14 years in Wendell, Idaho and before this in two churches in Oregon.  He studied and earned degrees at the University of Washington, Regent College/Seminary and Fuller Seminary.


Carole is a high school and college chemistry instructor having taught in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.  And she is active in Christian ministries.


Mark and Carole have been married for nearly 34 years and have five grown children and one son-in-law, and these in four States. 


Mark believes God's love should characterize relationships in the Family of God, and that all people need to be given opportunity to meet God by trusting and believing in Jesus Christ.

Mike Crase, Children's & Family Ministry


Mike Crase attended The Masters College (University) where he obtained a Bachelors in Kinesiology and a minor in Biblical Studies.  It was during these years that Mike met his wife Emily who was also studying at The Masters College (University).  Immediately following graduation, Mike and Emily were married and Mike began working as a physical education teacher, reading specialist and Athletic Coordinator within a high needs community north of Los Angeles.  After teaching for four years, Mike took over the responsibilities of Assistant Principal & Dean of Students and continued to serve the community for an additional five years. During this time he earned his Masters in Educational Administration and his Administrative Services Credential.


In 2016, Mike and Emily took their three children to China where they helped open a new international school.  In 2017, the Crases returned to the U.S. where Mike began working as the Executive Director at Shiloh Bible Conference in Donnelly Idaho.  In January 2021, in partnership with Shiloh Bible Conference, Mike began to serve as the Childrens and Family Ministry Coordinator at Donnelly Bible Church.




Phoebe Smith, Administrative Assistant


Michael Wingert, Custodian


Eric Kreider, Custodian