Ed Mechtel is the Administrative Pastor of Calvary Chapel Meridian, Idaho. He grew up in New York City, and in 1987, relocated to Boise Idaho, where he rededicated his Life to Jesus in 2007. Since then, he sensed the call of God on his life for the ministry, became a licensed Pastor and serves alongside of Troy in Meridian. Pastor Ed is married to Pat, and they have two sons. He loves his church family, serves Jesus fervently, encouraging everyone to grow in the grace of God, deepen their relationship with Jesus, and reach the Lost for Jesus.