Our History

Small Beginnings...

  • Founded in 1968 by Robert DeVolld, the founding minister.  The congregation met at the home of Robert and Sheila DeVolld.
  • 1971 the first building located on McKinley St. is built.
  • 1983 Second building, now known as the Chapel was constructed.
  • 1998 Leslie Daniel takes on the role of Women's Ministry Director.
  • 1999 the Family Life Center is completed with 14 classrooms and multi-purpose room totaling 20,000 sq. ft. combined.
  • 2005 Adam Meyers is hired as the youth minister after serving as a volunteer for two years.
  • 2017 Robert retires from full-time ministry and Adam steps into the adult ministry role.
  • 2018 Caleb Beck is hired as the youth minister.
  • 2020 the congregation launches it's new Vision-Mission-Values.
  • 2022 the congregation launches it's 3-Year Strategic Plan: 
    • Ignite Relationships: New, Deep, Next-Gen

Who We Are

Get to know more about how we are fulfilling the Great Commission.

Our Vision
Our Vision for the people of Kenai Christian Church and our community is for everyone to become Jesus Strong.  It is our desire that as we draw closer to Jesus, we will discover and model His strength.  
Philippians 3:10-11
Our Mission
Caring - by offering hope - Matthew 9:36
Connecting - with God and one another - Acts 2:42-47
Communicating - God's Truth in love - Ephesians 4:15
Our Values
Biblical Authority - 2 Timothy 3:16
God-honoring Unity - John 17:20-21
Christ-like Humility - Philippians 2:1-8
Spirit-led Urgency - Romans 8:14