We’re excited to recognize and thank the Coopers ~ Michael, Michelle, Nathan, Natalie, Nolan & Noelle! They have been an important part of the Canyon Springs community for about 4 years and have helped out in a lot of wonderful ways.
Read more about how God has worked through the Cooper family at Canyon Springs.
What Ministry / Group do you Volunteer With?
Michael teaches Sunday School and takes a week’s vacation each summer to volunteer at VBS. Michelle serves at Club 45 as a leader and at OASIS where she leads the 7th grade girls. Nathan has been the photographer for the last two years at VBS, and has provided slide shows for both Club 45 and our missions ministry. Natalie helps in Sunday School with the preschoolers, and was on the painting crew for the VBS stage props.
When did you start coming to Canyon Springs?
A little over 4 years ago.
What made you decide to Volunteer?
We want to serve our Lord. We also think it is a great way to get connected and build relationships. As a family, we have a heart for children and families and love to support, serve and love them.
What is your favorite part about Volunteering?
We love to volunteer as a family for the Kingdom of God. We also feel tremendous joy when we connect deeply with others. It takes hard work and commitment, but it’s the most rewarding thing we do!
Do you volunteer with organizations, outside of Canyon Springs
Michael is a football coach for Nolan’s team, and Michelle volunteers at her children’s school in the Character Education Program and volunteers at Sharp March Birch hospital in the NICU.
Where were you born/raised?
Both Michael & Michelle were born and raised in California.
What is your job/profession outside of Canyon Springs?
Michael is a real estate agent and Michelle is a stay-at-home Mom.
Married / 4 children / The kids attend Marshall Middle School and Ellen Browning Scripps Elementary.
Stuff & Random Tidbits
What is your favorite food / restaurant in San Diego?
Souplantation & Panera
What is an interesting fact about yourself?
We are an adventurous family, but also like to do simple things like playing board/card games.
What is one word or phrase that describes you?
Family verse: Isaiah 40:31 “…those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.”