Carlos Rivera

As the Lead Pastor of Thousand Hills Church, the Merrill Campus of BCH, Carlos oversees the music, sound, projection, and preaching/teaching ministries. He has been involved in serving and leading worship and teaching ministries for over ten years. During his time in ministry, he has coordinated three worship conferences and graduated from the Calvary Chapel School of Worship. Carlos played an integral role in leading Merrill Baptist Church through its merger with Baptist Church on Homedale in April of 2022. Carlos was selected for his first Pastorate by BCH and was established as the Lead Pastor of newly established Merrill Campus of BCH – Thousand Hills Church in Merrill, Oregon in May 2022.  Carlos and his wife Ellie moved to Klamath Falls from Downey, California and their passions include raising their two sons, music, movies, travel, and taking family walks with their dog.