Rev. McConnell served as a Youth Pastor and Executive Pastor in Kirkland, WA from 1975-1986, and as a Senior Pastor in Gooding, ID, Baker City, OR and Spokane, WA from 1986 to 2007. He has held Interim Pastor Assignments from 2008 – present.
Extensive travels abroad include living two years in Central Europe and Missions’ Ministry travel to Mexico, Israel, Samoa, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Scotland, Ireland, England, France, Norway, Holland, and Canada.
A graduate of Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, ID, Rev. McConnell completed his post-graduate work at Seattle Pacific University in Seattle, WA and was ordained in 1989. He graduated from the School of Large Church Management in Kansas City, MO. Currently, Rev. McConnell serves on the ASIS Houses of Worship Council.