Pastor Joe Tolin was born in Bay Minette, Alabama. He came to faith in Christ in 1996. Joe is a graduate of the University of Mobile and Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Currently Joe is a doctoral student at the Master’s Seminary. He has pastored churches in Alabama, Missouri, and Mississippi before coming to Bridgeport Christian Fellowship in the fall of 2016. He and his wife Dani were married in 1997 and the Lord has blessed them with three children. You can connect with Joe on Facebook
Ricardo (Rick) Alaniz was born in Texas and raised in Southern California. Rick retired from a 32+ year career in law enforcement, after which he and his wife Nancy moved to Bridgeport. Rick and Nancy have been blessed, not just with the immediate family of a son and daughter, but also grandchildren, a large extended family and a much larger family of brothers and sisters in Christ Jesus. Rick and Nancy stay active serving the Lord at Bridgeport Christian Fellowship and the surrounding communities. Rick conducts the local Mono County Jail Ministry and a Hispanic Ministry. He is also endorsed by the North American Mission Board as the Chaplain to the Mono County Sheriff's Office.