Leadership Team

Steve Shaw

Senior Pastor

Steve and Midge Shaw have been married for 40 years. They have two sons, Casey and Jason. Steve has been Senior Pastor of Vineyard Christian Fellowship of Grants Pass for the past 35 years. In his early ministry days, he served as an associate pastor, halfway house administrator and youth pastor in CA and OR. He desires to see the Church become true worshipers of God, abiding in His Presence, walking in covenant relationship and community, and advancing the Kingdom of God. His personal goals are to mature in his calling and raise up leaders in the Body of Christ.

Doug Thomas

Assistant Pastor

Doug and Sandy, his wife of 34 years and high school sweetheart, epitomize “teamwork”. They have three grown children and three grandchildren. They began their ministry for the Lord by operating a mission outreach house in Grants Pass. For two decades, Doug has been Assistant Pastor of Vineyard Christian Fellowship of Grants Pass. The Vineyard Christian School has been blessed with Doug and Sandy as administrators for the past 18 years. Doug employs a hands-on approach to equipping the Body of Christ with purpose, vision, and service to our local communities.

Doug Perkins


Doug and June Perkins met at a Southern California Christian college. They were married in 1978 and moved to Grants Pass in 1981. They have seven children, three grown and four still at home. Doug and June have been at the Vineyard since 1983. Their hearts’ desires are to see God's people become healthy in their marriages, relationships and finances. Doug is also a small business owner.

To Be Announced

Youth Pastors