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September 11, 1990 | SHANNON SANDS
Leaders of South Coast Community Church have announced the resignation of senior pastor Tim Timmons, the dynamic minister who helped build the nondenominational church into one of Orange County's largest. Church officials on Monday said Timmons, who had recently taken a sabbatical, gave up the $100,000-a-year pastorate to pursue speaking engagements, writing and a full-time leadership role in his nonprofit corporation, Game Plan for Living.
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February 14, 1999 | ELAINE GALE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
During the most important times in Martha Feenstra's life--including her battles with breast cancer and a malignant tumor at the base of her tongue--she has relied on Tim Timmons, now pastor of the New Community Church in Irvine, for spiritual support. "He married my youngest son, and he buried my husband," said Feenstra of Costa Mesa. "He's been a Rock of Gibraltar for me."
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 14, 1999 | ELAINE GALE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
During the most important times in Martha Feenstra's life--including her battles with breast cancer and a malignant tumor at the base of her tongue--she has relied on Tim Timmons, now pastor of the New Community Church in Irvine, for spiritual support. "He married my youngest son, and he buried my husband," said Feenstra of Costa Mesa. "He's been a Rock of Gibraltar for me."
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December 28, 1997 | LORENZA MUNOZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In only three years, Rev. Dave Gibbons' congregation has grown from 25 friends who huddled in his apartment to more than 500 parishioners who travel from as far as South Gate to worship together. Although times have been good for Gibbons' NewSong Community Church, a nondenominational, multiethnic church that boasts a Generation X congregation, the new year brings a troubling new challenge: On Jan. 18, the NewSong congregation will be homeless.
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July 18, 1990
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. today at South Coast Community Church for a 22-month-old boy who died after falling into a spa at his family's home in the Spyglass Hill area of Newport Beach. The child, Jordan Jennings, became the sixth youngster this year to die in Orange County from drowning-related causes. He is the son of Dr. and Mrs. R. S. Jennings. Dr. Jennings is a physician who maintains an office in Huntington Beach.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 11, 1991
South Coast Community Church administrator Don Johnson has been named senior pastor of the church, which has one of the county's largest congregations. The church's board of directors selected Johnson in a unanimous decision last week. Johnson has been with the church since 1987, first holding the position of pastor to men and couples and later serving as pastoral staff administrator.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 28, 1997 | LORENZA MUNOZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In only three years, Rev. Dave Gibbons' congregation has grown from 25 friends who huddled in his apartment to more than 500 parishioners who travel from as far as South Gate to worship together. Although times have been good for Gibbons' NewSong Community Church, a nondenominational, multiethnic church that boasts a Generation X congregation, the new year brings a troubling new challenge: On Jan. 18, the NewSong congregation will be homeless.
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October 5, 1993 | JENNIFER BRUNDIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Memorial services will be held Wednesday for the Rev. Joseph Hemphill Jr., one of the founding members of the South Coast Community church in Irvine, who died Sunday at age 69. Hemphill, born Feb. 5, 1924, in Asheville, N.C., joined the Marines after the bombing of Pearl Harbor and served in the South Pacific and later in Japan, achieving the rank of first lieutenant. Hemphill was senior pastor of the San Gabriel Union Church in San Gabriel from 1956 until 1969.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 11, 1991
South Coast Community Church administrator Don Johnson has been named senior pastor of the church, which has one of the county's largest congregations. The church's board of directors selected Johnson in a unanimous decision last week. Johnson has been with the church since 1987, first holding the position of pastor to men and couples and later serving as pastoral staff administrator.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 11, 1990 | SHANNON SANDS
Leaders of South Coast Community Church have announced the resignation of senior pastor Tim Timmons, the dynamic minister who helped build the nondenominational church into one of Orange County's largest. Church officials on Monday said Timmons, who had recently taken a sabbatical, gave up the $100,000-a-year pastorate to pursue speaking engagements, writing and a full-time leadership role in his nonprofit corporation, Game Plan for Living.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 18, 1990
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. today at South Coast Community Church for a 22-month-old boy who died after falling into a spa at his family's home in the Spyglass Hill area of Newport Beach. The child, Jordan Jennings, became the sixth youngster this year to die in Orange County from drowning-related causes. He is the son of Dr. and Mrs. R. S. Jennings. Dr. Jennings is a physician who maintains an office in Huntington Beach.
SPORTS
February 19, 1990
A field of 2,000 runners is expected to compete in the annual Run for Hungry Children March 3 in Irvine. The event includes a 10-kilometer race, a 5K and a children's 1K. The 5K, which begins at 7:30 a.m. in the parking lot of the South Coast Community Church of Irvine, will be followed by the 10K and 1K runs. For more information, call 854-7600, extension 580.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 12, 1990
The ninth annual Run for Hungry Children, a series of races to raise money to feed hungry and disadvantaged children, will be held March 3 at South Coast Community Church. A five-kilometer run will begin at 7:30 a.m. from the church parking lot at 5120 Bonita Canyon Road, followed by a 10-kilometer race and then a children's one-kilometer event. Since its inception, the annual event has raised more than $185,000 for distribution to programs in Haiti, Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras.
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