Ministry Staff


Amy Eagle - Office Manager

As the day-to-day face and voice of CCC, Amy provides superior service to those who visit the church during the week, as well as excellent support to our ministry staff and lay leadership boards. Amy also oversees the care of our beautiful facilities in conjunction with the Board of Trustees. Amy hails from Show Low, AZ, where she met her husband, Daniel. Amy and Daniel have four adult children. After a twenty-year career in the Navy, the Eagles have landed more permanently in a beautiful home in El Cajon. You may contact Amy directly at


Rev. Tom Cook - Senior Adult Ministries

Rev. Tom Cook was born and raised right here in La Mesa and attended CCC as a child. After a stint in the Navy as a chaplain, and short time at General Dynamics, Rev. Tom went on to obtain a Masters of Divinity from Bethel Seminary. After a serving as an associate and senior pastor at a couple of churches, Rev. Tom sought further education and eventually became a Clinical Chaplain and Nurse's Assistant, serving in the Scripps organization for 25 years. In addition to caring for our Senior Adults, Rev. Tom leads a weekly Bible study and, along with his wife, Judy, is an important part of our church choir. Tom and Judy have two adult children and live in Alpine. Rev. Tom is also a racecar driver, and when he's not on the track, you might see Judy and him motoring around in their red, Mazda Miata. 

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Steve Duff - Worship Leader

Steve is a lifetime resident of La Mesa, attending Lemon Ave. Elementary, La Mesa Middle School and graduating as valedictorian of Helix High School, where he also was an excellent soccer player. Steve is a very talented musician and composer, having produced several musical projects over the years. Steve does an excellent job conducting our worship team and leading the congregation in worship. Steve, along with his teenaged daughter, now resides in Lemon Grove. Steve's day job is overseeing the campus Audio Visual department at Point Loma Nazarene University. 

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Arabela Duff - Youth Ministries

Arabela (Bela) Duff is a native San Diegan, who grew up primarily in the La Mesa and Lemon Grove areas of the county. Bela is currently a freshman at Point Loma Nazarene University working towards a degree in psychology with a minor in child development. In addition to her studies and working for the church, Bela is the administrative assistant for Women in Business - a networking organization for female executives. Bela loves to read and enjoys the outdoors and is excited for the opportunity to work with the youth and families of CCC. You can contact Bela directly at

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Enriqueta Saucedo - Children's Ministries

Enriqueta and her husband, Gerry, have been very faithful and active members of the CCC family for the past few years. They have two daughters, one in elementary school and one in high school. Enriqueta is passionate about helping children understand and experience God's love for them, and about supporting families in their efforts to teach their children to walk in the way of Jesus. Enriqueta is fluent in Spanish and loves reading and taking long walks.

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Joan Rollins - Organist

Born in Massachusetts, Joan recently discovered that two of her eleventh great-grandfathers were on the Mayflower. When she was six, the family moved to Vermont where her mother was organist at a Congregational church. After college, followed by a year of organ study in Vienna, Joan visited a friend in La Jolla and decided to settle in this beautiful area. Joan has served as organist for the Methodist church in Escondido, as well as organist/choir director for Episcopal churches in San Diego, Lemon Grove and El Cajon. Now Joan has returned to her roots as organist at Central Congregational Church in La Mesa. You can contact Joan directly