Dylan Burkhart


Pastor Jim is the founder and senior pastor at Life of Faith Church, bringing over 30 years of ministry experience. In 1987 he graduated Rhema Bible College in Tulsa, Ok where he met his wife, Dauna. Pastor Jim and Dauna moved to Missoula in 1994 to start Missoula Bible Church with a mandate to bring the life-changing gospel message of Jesus Christ. Those who hear his messages love the personal and humorous style that makes it's so easy to receive from. Pastor Jim will tell it like it is, but his passion for God and the Word inspires others to be more than they thought they could be. Finding out who God says I am, what I have in Christ and what I can do in Christ is a central theme of Pastor Jim's dynamic preaching and teaching ministry.  



Pastor Dauna, is co-founder and co-senior pastor at Life of Faith Church.

She  graduated Rhema Bible Training College in 1987. She brings a message of genuine love and purity to our congregation. She is a gifted and anointed bible teacher. With an emphasis on our true identity found in Christ Pastor Dauna has ministered along side her husband since 1994.  She is a devoted wife and mother and is committed to helping people succeed in finding their place in the family of God at MBC.  

Pastor Dauna has been a support and strength to her husband as they both bring the life changing full gospel to this generation.

Dylan is an assistant to the ministry. He has been in the ministry for close to 10 years now. He assists in music and sound and married in the the Pastors family.

Lauren is a worship leader, pastoral assistant, and children's director at LOF. 

She graduated Rhema Bible Training College in 2016.  She has been serving in the church from a child and has grown up in ministry. As a preachers kid she brings unique and effective experience to MBC. Lauren's passion is to inspire young people to live a life of purity in the midst of the impure world we live in today. She inspires others through her Godly example and her ministry of the Written Word.  




graduated from Rhema Bible Training College in 2016. Having been in ministry as a preachers kid his entire life he came with his parents to Missoula at the age of one.  Steven brings a unique and anointed perspective through his teaching and preaching of the Word of God. Having a genuine hunger for the Word of God and the move of the Holy Spirit, Steven ministers with passion and love for the people. Steven is also a Worship leader and works as media director as well as many other important ministry responsibilities.  

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