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Gary Doperalski      Senior Pastor   gdpreach@verizon.net


Gary  has many years of experience in the areas of communications & biblical studies. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin Parkside and a Masters in Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary. Gary and his wife Chris were married in 1981 and have one daughter, Rachel. Gary came to Community Bible Church in August of 2002. Prior to his arrival in Southern California, Gary pastored churches in New Jersey and Tennessee. Gary’s desire is to see the body of believers here at CBC built together as a community, so that together we can reach the community for Jesus. Gary says, “It is a privilege to share God’s word with people, and see their lives changed as a result." 






Billy Meza      Worship Pastor   billymeza@gmail.com


Billy has been playing the piano, singing and performing in both the LA music scene and churches since he was a child. He currently teaches in the music department at Orange Coast College where he directs the Gospel Choir.  From his experience on the college campus and the varied venues where he has been performing and directing throughout the southland he says, "I see those who need Christ every day, and so I follow the command of Jesus to share my faith whenever possible in this local mission field." As a Southern California native, Billy Attended Azusa Pacific University where he met his wife, Samantha. Their daughter, Abigail, is currently in high school. Billy and his family have recently joined CBC and are excited to worship alongside this beach side community of believers.