Pastor Bob Johnson
Lead Pastor

Patti and I have been married 34 years and love serving together.  I was raised in the Chicago area and she was raised in the LA area and we met, of all places, in Iowa!  We raised three boys in …[ more ]

Pastor Al Schreuder
Ministry of Calling

Sue and I have been married for 43 years.  I was raised in Kalamazoo, and Sue is from Grand Rapids.  We met at Cran-Hill Youth Ranch, where we served as summer youth counselors.  We have 4 children; one born in …[ more ]

Eleanor Boot
Pastoral Care Elder Coordinator

Eleanor has lived in the Pella area most of her life. Eleanor and Vernon have been married over 60 years and enjoy life on the farm. We have 3 children and their spouses, 7 grandchildren and their spouses and 11 …[ more ]

Amanda Johnston
Administrative Secretary

Michael & I have 2 wonderful children and 2 dogs. I enjoy singing on the praise team, helping on the Women Ministry team, and volunteering with Children’s Ministry.  I also enjoy reading, playing tennis, taking walks with her dogs. How …[ more ]

Ben Royer
Family Ministry Director

  How did you come to First?   What do you love most about your job?   Other than Jesus, who has had the greatest impact on your life?   What is something people don’t know about you?   What …[ more ]

Cynthia VanZee
Director of Custodial Services

How did you first come to First? I became a member after marriage. What do you love most about your job? The part I love the most are the people who come to First, they are a very caring group …[ more ]

Mike VanEe
Technology Director