Tarkio Assembly of God is excited to introduce its new minister, Pastor Calvin West, and his wife, Jean. Pastor West is ordained through the Missouri General Council of the Assemblies of God and has pastored several churches in northwest Missouri.Pastor Calvin is bivocational and also works transporting patients for Mosaic Life Care.

The Wests currently reside in St. Joseph, Missouri. His wife, Jean, is a social worker with the St. Joseph School District and has a part-time private practice as a therapist. They have four children: Jamie Noble who lives in St. Joseph with her husband Scott and their two children and works as a supervisor for Family Guidance Center; Nick and his wife Kristen who live in Springfield, Missouri, with their four children (Nick owns and operates his own online business); Brooke Streett who is a physician and a Lieutenant in the United States Navy who lives with her husband Joseph and their two children in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina (Brooke and her family are preparing to move to China Lake, California, in October where she will be stationed next); and Nathaniel who lives in St. Joseph and works for Habitat for Humanity.

The Wests are looking forward to meeting more people from the area and working in the community. The church invites you to come meet Pastor Calvin and Jean at the church Sunday morning at 10:45 a.m.