Our Mission & Vision

Pathway exists to glorify God by equipping authentic disciples in genuine relationships through faith at home, in our community & around the world. Pathway exists to honor God by responding in faith & obedience to the Truth of His Word By His grace, our words & deeds will encourage followers of Jesus to engage in real connections with God & others. It is essential that this faith in Jesus be active in the home and carried out into the community, our country and around the world.

Our Staff:

Our staff recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.  

Pastor Mike Goodyear, Senior Pastor

has served as the Senior Pastor at Pathway since 1982. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Old Testament at Azusa Pacific University and his Masters of Divinity at Asbury Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky.   By 1984 he had completed his doctoral work at Fuller Seminary in Pasadena with an emphasis in psychology and counseling.  His relevant teaching and preaching of the Word makes it come alive to all who hear.  His passion for reaching the lost of the world is contagious.  He has led numerous work teams into foreign countries. Currently he is focusing on Bangladesh and other Muslim dominated countries. Mike and his wife Jan have been married over 40 years and have also served churches in Kernville and Yuba City. Mike loves spending time with his family, (especially his beautiful grandchildren) photography, and traveling.

DanaDana Lahargoue, Elementary Director

 Dana has been our rock in  KidZone for many years.  She has a heart for our kids to know and love Jesus and the kids love her.  She has been teaching  Sunday School and running Kinder Camp at Pathway for quite some time.  It’s an incredible blessing to now have her heading up our elementary department.
In her spare time, Dana enjoys spending time with her 6 grandchildren as well as quilting and teaching quilting classes.
What we believe:

Please download our full doctrinal statement.