a loving community living out our faith in Jesus Christ

Church Leadership


Rich Grassel, Senior Pastor

The senior pastor provides the vision and leadership necessary for the church to become the church “ekklesia”. He does this through various educational venues such as the Sunday morning sermons, biblical studies, and book studies. He also supervises the church staff and committees and visits the sick and elderly and is involved with various community endeavors.

Aaron Pelot, Administrative Assistant

The office staff provides administrative and clerical support for the pastor and congregation in accomplishing the work that is necessary for the furtherance of ministry.

Jordan Grassel, Youth Director

The youth director is responsible for the development of youth programs, which include weekly youth meetings, retreats, camps, mission trips, outreach/fun activities, small groups, visitation of youth who are sick and/or hospitalized, and sound counseling of the youth of the church.

Preschool Staff

Dawn Green – Director
Judy Edder – Lead Teacher
Alana Conatser – Assistant Teacher

Volunteer Ministry Leadership

  • Elders
  • Ed Naugle – Head Elder
  • Rocky Lacher – Provides oversight to the Deacons and Deaconnesses.
  • Frank Shuster
  • Sean Doyle
  • Kevin Crawford
  • Ministry Chairpersons
  • Ed Naugle – Trustee
  • Kevin Crawford – Deacons
  • Bonnie Lacher – Deaconnesses
  • Lois Hilliard & Sherry Lubic – Ministry Aesthetics
  • Holly Batykefer & Sherry Lubic – Children’s Ministry
  • Ruth Grassel – Missions
  • Jim Niehenke – Security and Safety