Meet our staff
pastor tom and paula loud
Senior Pastor Tom Loud and his wife Paula have been attending SFGF for approximately 33+ years. Prior to assuming the role of Senior Pastor on June 13, 2010, Tom had served as the Associate Pastor for 8 years alongside Pastor Emeritus Trevor Harris. Tom also served as the Adult Sunday School teacher for approximately 23 years. Pastor Tom leads marketplace ministry and takes teams out to pray for the community every Thursday where they witness salvation, re-dedications and healings as a result of this outreach. You can view YouTubes of these excursions through the church website or by searching for Tom Loud on the YouTube website. Pastor Tom makes this opportunity available to anyone who has a desire to participate in this type of prayer and outreach by simply making arrangements through the Church office. Paula assumed Tom’s previous Adult Sunday School duties and has taught numerous studies over the past 9+ years while also serving as a featured speaker for Wednesday evening Bible Study, occasional Sundays and for various Women’s and Youth retreats. In addition, Paula co-chairs Women’s Ministry and has participated in leading retreats together with Gayle Noll and Anna Hurd Wahlmeier. Together Tom and Paula share a love for the Word of God and have a heart of compassion and care for God’s people as well as meeting the needs of our community in the Shoreline area. Along with serving at the church, Paula works full-time as an Operations Manager for the Invention Science Fund at Intellectual Ventures located in Bellevue, Washington.
youth pastor patrick and anna wahlmeier
Youth Pastor Patrick Wahlmeier was adopted into a Christian family when he was 5 years old. He accepted Jesus as his Savior when he was 6, and was water baptized at that same time. Patrick spent his childhood and youth involved in the AWANA program and child evangelism. Patrick attended Multnomah Bible College in 1990. After college, Patrick got involved in bodybuilding and the health food industry. In 1997, the Lord led Patrick to move to Seattle, where he met and married his wife, Anna. They have been married for 20 years. In 2004, Patrick became the Youth Pastor of TESTIFY Youth, at SFGF. Patrick has successfully grown the youth group each year through down to earth teaching and exciting youth activities built to encourage youth to put God first and continue to serve Him no matter what life throws your way.
rev trevor and valarie harris
Pastor Emeritus Trevor Harris was born in Belfast Ireland. At 17 he received Christ as his Savior and in 1963 was offered the opportunity to attend the Full Gospel Bible Institute in Eston, Saskatchewan Canada. After graduation, Trevor was invited to be Assistant Pastor in Calgary, Canada. There he met and married his wife, Valerie. In 1970, Trevor Harris became the Senior Pastor of SFGF and has faithfully served until his recent retirement on June 13th 2010.Pastor Trevor has led Shoreline Full Gospel for 40 years and has inspired many to give their lives to Christ through exciting Spirit-led teaching and exhortation of the Word. Over 40 years Trevor has travled all over the world preaching the gospel and is determined to continue in this Godly calling. Trevor and Valerie have 2 adult children and are the grandparents of Banyan, Trinity, & Rees.