Meet Our Staff

Steve Hilton

Lead Pastor

Pastor Steve Hilton was elected as Lead Pastor in January 1997. In July 2011 Pastor Steve married Darla Orr, who has been serving as the church secretary since 1989.  Their dream of children became reality in the fall of 2012 when their daughter Sara was born.  Then in 2013 (11 1/2 months after Sara) they welcomed Steven.  Pastor Steve & Darla continue to work together in ministry, juggling the privilege of children as well as the responsibilities of ministry.

Alex Saldaña

Youth Pastor

Pastor Alex and Carmen Saldaña joined the staff at Glad Tidings in July of 2018 to serve as Youth Pastors. Carmen also serves as our Social Media Director.  They have a beautiful baby girl named Esperanza born in November 2020, as well as children in heaven. They have a passion to see young people grow in their relationship with God and to share the love of Jesus with others. 

Cheri Dennis

Children's Pastor

Pastor Cheri and Jim Dennis joined the staff at Glad Tidings in July of 2018 to serve as Children's Pastors.