Don Modglin


Don Modglin began his pastoral ministry in 1997 at Calvary Chapel South Bay. Only years earlier, he was living a life of destruction, filled with drugs & drinking it up. Desperate, desolate and feeling destitute, Don was lost and hopeless, BUT GOD intervened. Don began to question God, searching for forgiveness, hope and peace. He

Dan Patterson


My name is Dan Patterson and I serve as an Assistant Pastor here at Calvary Ventura. My primary role is to help people get connected and stay connected to Christ and His church so that they can grow to spiritual maturity. I’m very happily married to my wife Debbie and we have 2 adult children

Wilfredo Nerida


Hi my name is Wilfredo Nerida. I am the Worship Pastor here at Calvary Ventura. I love magnifying Jesus and edifying the body of Christ through music, psalms, hymns and spiritual songs (Ephesians 5:19-20). I serve together with my wife in the Worship Ministry, and we also enjoy helping oversee the Young Adults Ministry where

Dan O’Friel

Administrative Pastor

I’m Dan O’Friel, the Administrative Pastor for Calvary Ventura.  I’ve been blessed to be fellowshipping and serving with the body here for over 10 years.  I’ve taught the Men’s Ministry, Home Fellowships, and been called to go on a few mission trips.  It’s a joy and an honor to serve our Lord and Savior through

Arly Modglin

Women's Ministry

Hello my name is Arly, wife of Lead Pastor Don Modglin and mother of a wonderful young man. My favorite pastimes include spending time with family, studying God’s Word and surfing. God has called me as Women’s Ministry Director here at Calvary Ventura and my prayer for this ministry is Colossians 2:2-3 “that their hearts

Vivian Nerida

Women's Ministry

Hi my name is Vivian and I am blessed to be able to serve with such a great team here at Calvary Ventura. I serve with my husband, Wilfredo, in the worship ministry and also help oversee the women’s ministry. I have a desire to help women grow in their walks with the Lord, through