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Youth Ministries

Youth Ministries Leader: Chris Hoover

ChrisHooverChris — a long-time volunteer with our teens — was chosen to be our permanent Youth Director at “First Love” in 2014.

Chris has a Master’s Degree in Family Counseling, has worked as Personal Services Coordinator for a counseling organization, and currently has his own private practice. 

He meets with our teens for weekly Bible Studies, Sunday School and various local and district activities.  He leads our youth council in planning lessons and events that prepare our teens for their future beyond high school.

He partners in ministry with his wife, Pastor Oona Casanova, our Children’s Pastor, in ministering to all our children.  The Hoovers have one son, Spencer, who attends Fullerton College, and one daughter, Natalie, a freshman at Point Loma Nazarene University.



Junior High Camp has been scheduled on July 25th-29th. Includes Grades 7-8, cost is $285 per person.

Please see Teen Leader Chris Hoover for details and enrollment.


Come out and have an awesome time at Collide!


There are two upcoming event dates August 7th, and September 4th 2016.

Doors will open at 5pm.