In every service our prayer is that as we enter into worship together, that we all would experience God’s love, His power, and His Presence.



  • 9:00am - Contemporary Service
  • 10:30am - Deeper Waters Service
251 Brookwood Rd.
Venetia, Pa 15367


Pastor Dave and Carolyn Lacek are the founding Pastors of In His Presence Church. In 1987 Pastor Dave graduated from Faith Community Seminary and has been active in the region in various ministries. He has been part of mission teams around the world and in the USA. Together with Pastor Carolyn they have been ministering through their 30 yrs. of marriage. IHP was birthed out of the Laceks living room in 2011. Today it is located in Peters Twp. and has expanded in the community, region, and into the nations!



To build the Kingdom of God from house to house, city to city, and nation to nation by having a personal relationship with Jesus and sharing the love of The Father with one another. We are here to fulfill the great commission and do the work of the ministry of Jesus:
Mt. 10:6-8; Mt. 11:4-6; Isa. 61:1-3.



Values we are passionate about...


The most honoring thing we can do in any church service is to welcome God by creating space for Him to move. We always want to honor the Holy Spirit...


We believe all things are possible through Jesus. Things impossible for men are easy through God. We believe faith expressing itself through love moves the heart of God...


We place high value on growing together as a body of people who love Jesus, and grow in relationship with each other as friends and famillies...


In a culture of honor we accept that we are always a work in progress. When we are willing to give the mercy, grace, and the love of God to each other...


Scriptures teach that when we behold Christ we become like Him and when we come into encounters with Him, sin is broken and the lost get saved, the sick become well, and the redeemed grow in victory and glory...


We believe every Christian is in “full time ministry” and we don’t see a difference between the spiritual and secular arenas. Everybody has incredible call on their life...


We don’t want to be Christians who have been given much but keep it all to ourselves! As such, we love to be generous and give be it money, time, or resources...

Gifts of the

It is our heart to acknowledge the gifts and gifting of the Holy Spirit and thankfully honor Him...


The Lord Himself declares in Exodus 15:26
“…For I am the Lord who heals you.” And confirmed in and through the ministry of Jesus...

Jesus is our Model

Jesus came that we may have life and life more abundantly. He came to be our example. As we see the ministry of Jesus we see what our ministry is to entail...

Operation Lima, Peru

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