Meet Our Leadership and Supporting Staff
Pastor Joel grew up in Zeeland Michigan and Lynden, Washington. He graduated from Calvin College with a degree in Business Administration and from Calvin Seminary with a Master of Divinity degree. Pastor Joel has spent 25 years as a pastor in the Chicagoland area – most recently in Crown Point, Indiana. His wife Christine is an ER nurse in Yakima, and they have three children: Jordan, an EMT in Wheaton, Illinois, Alyssa a student at Seattle Pacific University, and Jessica a student at Sunnyside Christian High.