Committee Members

Pastoral Advisors
Pastor Gary Pufahl
Pastor Ben Kratz
Pastor Robert Johannes

Executive Team
Marilyn Miller*
Kathie Wendland
Naomi Schmidt
Dawn Schulz
Paula Sulzle

Conference Team
Dawn Schulz*
Paula Nimmer
Linda Gumm

Congregational Ministries Team
Sally Valleskey
Fran Pruitt

Development Team
Naomi Schmidt*
Paula Sulzle
Rachel Fritz
Corissa Nelson

Discipleship Circle
Paula Sulzle*
Sarah Juergens
Debi Witte

Theological Review Team
Rev. David Valleskey
Rev. Joel Gerlach
Rev. Tim Flunker


Pray for us

  • Pray that in all our planning and serving we are faithful to God and the teachings of His Word.
  • Pray that God would provide the leaders we need to guide us and workers to complete the ministry we are privileged to do.
  • Pray that God would guide the decisions and work of our committee that we are Gospel focused, wise and effective.
  • Pray that our financial needs are met as we work to nurture, encourage and equip others.
  • Pray that we continue our service with a zeal and passion that comes from the joy of the Gospel.
  • Pray that our service and relationships are marked with love, respect, encouragement and appreciation for the many gifts given to the body of Christ.


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