Chris Ney, Senior Pastor

This work began with clear direction from the Lord for ministry in Cochrane. Chris is the founding Pastor at Vertical Church Cochrane and is passionate about teaching the full word of God, worshipping with awe and reverence, and praying unceasingly. Chris and his wife Gemma have been involved in ministry for over 8 years and are excited to be apart of what God is doing in Cochrane. They and their 3 children are actively involved in the community with coaching and sports programs as well as with the sports drop-in nights.



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Erik Jenson, Discipleship and Leadership Development

Erik and Joy Jenson share an insatiable desire to serve Christ through the local church. Erik desires to equip God’s people for Christian ministry through preaching, teaching, discipleship, and leadership training. Joy hopes to use her background in nouthetic counseling to bring the life-changing power of the gospel to bear in the broken lives of those who need Jesus. They are excited to be a part of Vertical Church Cochrane and look forward to God doing great things through this local body of believers.




Interim Elders

Roger Ferrell                                         Robin Phillips                                                         

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