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Rev. Dr. Chad Foster

Rev. Dr. Chad Foster

Lead Pastor

Favorite Bible Verse“I began neither as a prophet nor the son of a prophet, rather I was a shepherd, a herdsman, and I also took care of some sycamore fig trees. But the Lord removed me from tending that flock and the Lord said to me, “Go, prophesy to my people.” Amos 7:14-15

Rev. Doug Bender

Rev. Doug Bender

Lead Associate Pastor

Favorite Bible VerseJesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” John 14:6

Rev. Nikolai Gibbons

Rev. Nikolai Gibbons

Associate Pastor

Favorite Bible Verse“Your Word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.” – Psalm 119:105

Karen Reincke

Karen Reincke

Lead Family Life Minister

Favorite Bible Verse: Rejoice Always, Pray Continually, Give Thanks. – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

Jenna Berry

Jenna Berry

Kids Ministry

Favorite Bible Verse: For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord. – Romans 8:38-39

Ryan Avery

Ryan Avery

Student Ministry

Favorite Bible Verse: For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. – Ephesians 2:10

Jeff Warren

Jeff Warren

Sports Ministry Director

Favorite Bible Verse: So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. – 1 Corinthians 10:31

Jordan Beckett

Jordan Beckett

Media Arts and Technology Director

Favorite Bible verse: “Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth! Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his presence with singing!” – Psalm 100

Brandon Bible

Brandon Bible

Worship Arts Director

Favorite Bible Verse: The joy of the Lord is my strength. – Nehemiah 8:10

Jessica Stone

Jessica Stone

Finance Director

Favorite Bible Verse: And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age. Matthew 28:20

Sue Grunewald

Sue Grunewald

Executive Assistant

Favorite Bible verse: I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. – Philippians 4:13

Kelly Mlynarek

Kelly Mlynarek

Admin Support

Favorite Bible Verse: “So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.” – 1 Corinthians 13:13

Nancy Friedel

Nancy Friedel

Office Admin Assistant

Favorite Bible Verse: Perhaps this is the moment for which you were created. – Esther 4:14

Amy DeVries

Amy DeVries

Accounting

Favorite Bible Verse: “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for good and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.” – Jeremiah 29:11