Pastoral Staff

Pastoral Staff

Senior Pastor

Brad Belcher

I grew up in central Illinois. After high school I attended Taylor University in Upland, Indiana, and graduated with a BS in Mathematics Secondary Education in 1985. That same year I married my college sweetheart and best friend Kathy. Over the years God has blessed Kathy and I with many education, business and ministry related opportunities. Initially I taught Mathematics at East Peoria High School for two years before becoming a State Farm Agent in Jefferson, Wisconsin. Kathy and I…
Associate Pastor

Paul Jorden

There is nothing more exciting than observing Christ transform a person’s life.  There is nothing I would rather do with my life than to personally experience as well as to be part of that process in the lives of those around me.  Martha and I were married in 1978.  We have three adult children, one son-in-law and one beautiful adorable granddaughter.  While we enjoy the peace and quiet of an empty nest, we love to have our children come visit…
Pastor of Student Ministries

Mark Shoemaker

I was born in the spring of 1987, in a suburb just outside of Chicago.  From a young age I heard the truth of the Gospel from my parents as well as through the Sunday School and AWANA programs at church.  At a young age I put my trust in Jesus. As I grew older, I realized the significance and sacrifice of this decision. God used retreats, youth conferences, mission trips, and the daily spiritual deposits from my family to…
Worship & Music Pastor

Shawn Clarke

Congratulations! You have stumbled across a webpage that has probably only been viewed by Shawn Clarke himself and perhaps by members of his immediately family. Actually, they have probably never looked at this page either! But hey, you are here now…so why not take few minutes to learn a little bit about him and if you want send him an  email. Shawn Clarke was born on November 3,  1979 in the small town of McPherson, Kansas. No he has never met Dorthy…