Our Ministry Staff

/files/Images/Staff/HeadScott3.jpgLead Minister - Scott McFarland     Phone: 833-8470 x2     scott@journeycc.net

Scott and his wife Dianna planted the church in 2004, coming from Columbus, Ohio, where he served as an elder & leader in his home church. Scott has a computer engineering background and ran large engineering organizations before being called into ministry in 2002.  He not only leads Journey, but has been instrumental in leading our city of churches (Tracy For Christ) as well as serving as a Church Planting coach and training other pastors / leaders.   



  Life Groups Director - Dianna McFarland    Phone: 833-8470 x6    dianna@journeycc.net


  Dianna was born and raised in Columbus, OH where she married Scott 34 years ago. She planted

  Journey with Scott in 2004 serving as a children's director, early childhood director, and now as a    Life Groups Director and lead for all groups at Journey. She has a passion for studying God's       

  word, discussing it with others while connecting them more with Jesus, and to others in the 

  journey family! Dianna is a mother of one, grandmother to 7, and great-grandmother to three

  (best job titles in the world)! 




Worship Director - Thais Doyle     Phone: 833-8470 x4     thais@journeycc.net


Thais is from the bay area, serving in churches as the Worship Minister over the past 2 decades.  Thais is gifted as a leader and worshipper, not only  leading ministries but teaching workshops and classes for future leaders and serving as a mentor to other directors.   Thais is the mother of 3 children and has served with her husband Mike at Journey since 2008.





Children's Director - Sandra Wright     Phone: 833-8470 x7     sandra@journeycc.net


Sandra was baptized at Journey in 2007, and has served in the children's department since.  She was hired as the Children's Director in May of 2012, and comes from a background of leadership development in the beauty care industry.  She has 2 beautiful girls and loves helping every child discover a faith in Jesus.



Early Childhood Director - Holly Greene     Phone:833-8470 x7     holly@journeycc.net 


Holly and her family began attending Journey in 2008, She and her husband Dan were baptized in 2009. Holly has volunteered in the early childhood department for over five years and was hired as the Early Childhood Director in July of 2017. Dan and Holly have three amazing children who have grown up in the Children's and youth ministries of Journey. Holly is driven by her desire to help kids know that God made them, He loves them, and He wants to be their friend forever.


JourneyKids Associate Director - Esther Crocker    Phone: 833-8470 x7     esther@journeycc.net


Esther and her family began attending Journey in January of 2011, She and her husband Rolf began serving in various ministries as soon as they joined Journey. Esther has been a vital member of the JourneyKids ministry for many years, and was hired as the JourneyKids Associate Director in August of 2017. Esther is passionate about helping kids develop a personal relationship with the Lord, she helps our children develop that through fun games, activities, and special events that all help our kids see how great our God truly is       

Student Ministry Director - Josh Stone Phone: 833-8470 x3    josh@journeycc.net
Josh and Liz recently moved to Tracy and celebrated their one year wedding anniversary. Josh, a Tracy native, served as a student ministry pastor in the Bay Area after completing his Masters of Divinity. Josh enjoys playing and coaching soccer. Liz is an elementary teacher and loves dance and musical theater.
Student Ministry Director - Joey Gudino   Phone: 833-8470 x9    joey@journeycc.net


Joey grew up coming to Journey with his family starting in 2005. He met his girlfriend Kiely at Journey in 2015. Joey has worked as an intern for the youth ministry, and then as an Interim Youth Pastor in April 2018. His role then extended from Interim, to Assistant Youth Pastor in August 2018. Joey enjoys building lasting relationships with students, and hopes to help students understand God’s love for them, through fellowship and scripture.




 Guest Services Directors-Ed & Regina Griffin  Phone: 833-8470 x8 guestservices@journeycc.net


  Ed and Regina joined Journey Church in 2005 and have served in various ministry   

  areas while here. They were hired as Journey's Guest Service Directors in August of

  2017. They have lived in Tracy for over 25 years and enjoy serving here with their

  entire family. They have a passion for worship and for families to know Christ and    

  experience the joy of serving Him together.