Pastors & Staff

Brad Roberts

Head Pastor

Brad made a commitment to the Lord through Inter-varsity Christian Fellowship at CSU Sacramento in 1977, during his senior year at CSUS.  
After graduating from Sac State, Brad and Angela were married and moved to.  Biggs, where he taught science/math at Biggs Jr/Sr High School.  They were, was involved with Young Life and started attending Maranatha, a Calvary Chapel in Yuba City.  While teaching, Brad continued at Chico State and received his administrative credential.  He retired from education after 36 years and is now able to devote full-time to the ministry.

In 1981 Brad joined Bob Henderson during Bob's Bible Study and was one of the founders of Calvary Chapel of Gridley.  In 1989, he was ordained and served as Associate Pastor of Gridley Calvary Chapel until 2017 when Bob Henderson passed the baton of Senior Pastor to Brad.

As a pastor/teacher Brad believes that his calling is "for equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ, till we all come to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God." Ephesians 4:13 - 14.

Bill Gallagher

Associate Pastor

Bill and Holly Gallagher were high school sweethearts and both committed their lives to the Lord while in high school.  Married shortly after graduation, Bill began ministering wherever possible. Helping a fellow believer, teaching in the children ministry, missions trips to Mexico, attending services whenever possible, Bill quickly had a solid walk with the Lord and grew quickly.  in September of 2016, CCG ratified that God had ordained him and placed him into the ministry as Assistant Pastor of CCG.

God has blessed Bill with the gifts of teaching, helps and prophecy.   He leads a home Bible study, teaches midweek Bible study at CCG, and heads up the Youth Ministry.

Paul Widener

Associate Pastor

Paul and Lynne met at Yuba College in 1981 and married in 1982.  After many years of faithful prayer from Lynne and his children, Paul accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior in 1995.  Two years later, God directed Paul and Lynne to Calvary Chapel Gridley where, by being immersed in the word of God, they have grown in their walk with the Lord.

Paul loves the Word of God and was ordained as a minister of Jesus Christ in February 2018 and chosen to be an Assistant Pastor of CCG.  

For the past 20+ years he has taught in the Middle School Ministry. as well as Thursday night Bible study at CCG, leads a video and home Bible studies.  Paul loves to worship God in music and praise, and has spent over 20 years serving in the worship ministry.