Classes

Joe DeFort

Men’s Ministry Leader


The Men’s Ministry provides opportunities for spiritual growth, for recreational activities to promote fellowship with other Christian men and to utilize individual skills to support other men and serve within our church body.

Joe DeFort, Men’s Ministry Leader has been an elder at Candlelight for several years and has attended since 2004. As a Marine Corps kid, he was born in California and raised in North Carolina and Pennsylvania before returning to California to complete his schooling. Joe has degrees in Fire Science and Health Services and retired after a career as a fireman/paramedic in southern California. Joe enjoys hunting, fly fishing and fly tying along with DIY projects.

Joe enjoys the interaction with the Men’s Ministry here at Candlelight. “It is the responsibility of men to lead both at home and church.”

Contact Joe DeFort: joeyd3@imaxmail.net


2024 Men’s Retreat (Men’s Camp)

2024 Men’s Retreat (Men’s Camp) - Cost TBD

June 7th - June 9th

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Other Events

Men's Breakfast

Saturday, December 9, 2023 - 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

All MEN OF CANDLELIGHT INVITED!

  • At church  No sign-ups, just attend! 
  • Potluck Breakfast:  Any item welcome
  • GYM  ·  (Use the north door to enter the building)
  • This breakfast is a PERFECT opportunity for getting to know other men in your Church family. During our time together you will receive great food, awesome fellowship, and great conversation!

Guest Speaker:  Alan Naugle

Alan Naugle is part of the Gideons International, an Association of Christian business and professional men and their wives dedicated to telling people about Jesus through associating together for service, sharing personal testimony, and providing Bibles and New Testaments. While they often are recognized for their work with hotels, they also place and distribute Scriptures in strategic locations so they are available to those who want them, as well as to those who may not know they need them.

Men’s Morning Bible Study

Saturday, December 9, 2023 - 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Every Saturday morning in the GYM (Use the north door to the church building to enter the GYM)

Questions contact Joe DeFort (208) 215-6686 or email at joeyd3@imaxmail.net

Click here to request more info or sign up!

Evening Men’s Bible Study

Monday, December 11, 2023 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Every Monday evening in the Chapel (Upstairs) (Use the north door to the church building to enter)

Leader: Scott Foster • scofos3981@gmail.com

Click here to request more info or sign up

NO Evening Men’s Bible Study

Monday, December 18, 2023

NO Evening Men’s Bible Study

Monday, December 25, 2023