St. John Staff
Pastor Kevin Arndt
Pastor Kevin joined St. John in July, 2019. He is a graduate of Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, MO. He has eight nearly adult children, three still in college. Kevin loves serving the Lord through Word and Sacrament ministry, playing 500, and his wife, Laura.
Cindy Ebbers - Office Manager
Pictured with husband Marlin
Cindy and Marlin have two adult children, Jason and Julie, both of whom live close by. Cindy has served St. John for many years as Preschool Teacher and since ?? as the Office Manager. Cindy is also the unofficial manager of our Praise Team, which evolved out of the ministry of the 4 ACES.
Barb Huesman - Custodian
Pictured with grandchildren Jayda and Kevin.
Barb is a full-time grandmother, raising two of her grandchildren and keeping a close eye on her extended kin. She has been a member of St. Johns for over forty years. Her husband Bob is with our Lord. Barb and family have one dog and four cats (at the last count). She has been serving as the custodian of St. John since November of 2015.
Charlotte Gronewold - Organist and Pianist
Pictured with husband Roger
Charlotte has three sons and a daughter, Scott, Russel, Mark and Cindy; along with eleven grandchildren. Charlotte has been accompanying at churches for the past sixty years, playing at St. John since 2010. In 2018, Charlotte retired as the primary organist at St. John, but continues to help with funerals, holiday services, and encouraging younger artists. Along with assisting with worship accompaniment on both organ and piano, Charlotte enhances our worship ministry by assisting both vocal and instrumental soloists, overseeing hymn selection, and working closely with our worship committee to bring creativity and joyful music to St. John.
Nicole Wambold - Pianist and organist
Pictured with husband Michael, sons Colin and Miles
Nicole began playing as a regular accompanist during worship in November of 2014. However, Nicole has been assisting various ministries of the church with her piano accompaniment since high school. She played piano for Sunday school openings during her freshmen and sophomore years of high school, and has been helping with our Young Voices/Youth Praise program since January of 2015. She also accompanied during Vacation Bible School for five years during high school and college.
Joyce Boslau - Pianist and organist
Pictured with husband Dennis.
Joyce began playing at St. John in 2016. Joyce is also very involved with our Heartland District's Women of the Word. She also serves as our church librarian.