Fernando Castillo | Co-Lead Pastor
Pastor Fernando and his wife Karen have two teenage sons, Daniel and David. He is originally from Colombia, South America. He moved to Hawaii in 2002 to get church planting training under Pastor Wayne Cordeiro. Pastor Fernando is our founding pastor, and he is also the Pacific Southwest District Supervisor. He oversees over 200 Foursquare Churches in the states of Hawaii, California, Arizona, and Nevada. In his free time, he enjoys soccer, dogs, movies, and motorcycles.
Dale Saito | Co-Lead Pastor
Dale and Aileen have two grown children, and one grown lovebird, They have been active members of C4 since the early New Hope Aina Haina days, and have served in a variety of ministries over the years. They love to travel and experience the cuisine and lifestyles of different cultures. Today Dale is the co-lead pastor while Aileen volunteers at the church when she is not busy helping their daughter with their first grandchild.
Creighton Arita | Executive Pastor
Creighton is married to Dee and has two awesome children Justin and Anna. Creighton loves to surf and has a calling to release God’s best in apostolic leaders in the church and in the marketplace.
Kiha Pimental | Life Health Pastor
Kiha and his wife Heidi love the people of this church, and they feel blessed to serve as mentors, counselors, and ministry advisors. When not at church, youʻll find the Pimentals in the ocean. Pastor Kiha also assists at the Foursquare Hawaii Office as the Church Health Coach to all pastors, counselors and church leaders in the District.
Jared Yamaguchi | KMC Campus Pastor
Jared was born and raised in Mililani, Hawaii. When he was 16 year old, he had a powerful encounter with God and decided follow Jesus. Jared has a passion to see people encounter God and come to realize the love He has for them. Jared is married to his beautiful wife, Angelina, and have 3 adorable children, Jude, Tess, & Ellie, who are all blessings from God. Jared enjoys surfing, skateboarding, Brazilian jiu jitsu, roller hockey, a variety of sports, and eating local grinds… Especially spicy Ahi poke… Yum!!! 🙂
Lei Rol | Administration Pastor
Lei Rol is our Administration pastor that can't sit still. She loves running.. running the office, running events and running her 3 dogs after work. Her husband Willy runs our surf, SUP and canoe-surf ministry. They have a son, daughter and 4 grandchildren which they are always running after.
Renee Takahashi | Connections Pastor
Raised in 96816, C4 is Renee's backyard. Mother of 2, Nana of 2, "Aunty" to all, Renee's passion is for family and marriage, and the true expression of godly family and community life where there is no shame or guilt, just acceptance and value for one another. Renee's heart is for everyone to experience freedom through the awesome love of God.
Don Horner | Pastor
Don is a retired banker that enjoys teaching Wednesday night Bible classes. He is from a small town in North Carolina and has lived and worked in Hawai'i for the past 40 years including a tour of duty as a Naval Officer. Passions include community service and ocean swimming.
Patrick Rooney | Pastor
Patrick grew up in Arizona and first moved to Hawaii in 1985. He met his bride, Terry, in 2006 and they were married at C4 Church in 2013. His passion, outside of teaching the Bible, is SCUBA diving the heavenly waters of our Islands.
Dawn Ching | Pastor
Dawn is a local girl married to a local guy – Tony – for 31 years. Together they have been blessed with 5 beautiful children, Megan, Matthew, twins Joshua & Jordan, Zachary, and their precious 2nd daughter, poi dog Maia. The Ching Ohana became a part of the C4 Ohana starting at New Hope O‘ahu, and helped to plant New Hope Aina Haina back in 2004. Dawn has an evangelistic calling in the marketplace where her passion is to lead from the heart, helping others to become the people God created them to be. During her free time, she enjoys reading, travel and being anywhere in nature.
Gregg Hammer | Pastor
Gregg was born in Johnstown PA. but grew up in Waipahu, Hawaii. He has a heart to help people and causes that are greatly in need and loves to see a family be reconciled and persevere through hard times. He co-founded The Sons of Thunder Hawaii Ministries and continues to do outreach and speak to young men about leading Christ Centered lives. Gregg enjoys restoring modern and '70's musclecars and motorcycles, and travel — with Colombia being the most recent adventure he enjoyed with his family in the summer of 2015. Gregg lives in Honolulu with his wife Shawnee and daughter Zoë, and has two grown sons, Jon and Skylar.
Imua Garza | Worship Pastor
Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Imua is breathing and one of the ways He praises The Lord is through music and using the creative arts as a vehicle to make Jesus famous in the lives of others.
Loving God, loving 'Ohana and loving others is the name of his game. Let's play and jam for Jesus!
Tiffa Garza | Worship Pastor
Tiffany Garza leads and serves alongside her husband, Imua on the C4 worship team. She has a passion to raise up generations to worship and love Jesus and to know Him with a strength and joy. Tiffany and her husband have 3 children, Zeo, Zemmy and Zander. Tiffany or as her friends and family call her, “Tiffa” loves coffee, teaching, playing guitar, writing songs and serving her church and community.
“As we live and continue to grow into eternity, we desire to give all we are to the service of the Lord; to sing about His great love, and to raise our family to do the same. Our hope is that our home will be a home of worship that will cultivate and inspire intimacy with Christ to all who enter.” - Imua & Tiffa Garza
Keane Kitagawa | DHT Campus Pastor
Keane was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawai'i. He enjoys surfing, hiking, photography, eating food, and going on crazy adventures with his wonderful fiancée, Lauren. Keane has a passion for shepherding people, walking them into their specific design, and releasing them into their God-given dreams.
Brett Nakasone | Youth Pastor
Brett was born and raised in Wahiawa, Hawaii. After graduating college from Pacific University (OR), he had a life-changing experience with Jesus, decided to follow him, and never looked back. Brett has a passion to witness people (especially young people) encounter Jesus and have their life changed from the inside out. He loves food (It's his top love language), all forms of competition, the Green Bay Packers (#GoPackGo), Jurassic Park movies, and people!