Our Pastors

Jon Sardella, Lead Pastor

Pastor Jon SardellaJon joined the staff of Canyon View Church in September of 2015.Prior to joining Canyon View, Jon served as a youth pastor in Chicago, IL and a pastor in Stevensville, MT. Jon earned his Bachelors in Pastoral Studies from Moody Bible Institute and a M. Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Jon is married to his his lovely wife, Kristin, and they have three sons, Ezra and Ethan and Asher. In addition to spending time with his family, Jon enjoys reading, playing drums and guitar, as well as watching and playing sports.

Pastor Jon can be reached by calling the church office at 406-363-4244.


Jacob Gardner, Associate Pastor

Jacob joined our staff in April 2018. Growing up in the Midwest and now getting back to his roots in Montana, Jacob is excited to serve here in the Bitteroot Valley. For the past 15 years Jacob has been blessed to serve in church planting, prison ministry, preaching, teaching and leading corporate worship. He currently is finishing his ministry degree. Coffee, outdoors and music are a few of his favorite things.

He has been married to Christina for 23 years. Originally from Wisconsin, she also loves prayer and her church home. Together they share four boys, one dog, and a cat.

Pastor Jacob can be reached at 406-381-3178