Staff

Hendrik Smidderks - Lead Pastor



Hendrik was born in California while his parents were on furlough from their duties as missionaries in southern Africa. Hendrik grew up in South Africa and Mozambique, returning to the United States to complete high school and college. He has attended Central Christian College, Greenville College, and Asbury Theological Seminary. Hendrik has pastored churches in Kansas and Illinois with over 20 years of pastoral experience. His ministry passion is leadership and discipleship.

Hendrik is married to Kaylene and together they are blessed with a daughter currently attending Greenville College.

His interests include antique cars and motorcycles, bicycling, reading, playing guitar and gardening.


His favorite writers include Richard Foster, Bonhoeffer, and C.S. Lewis. In fact, if you spend much time with him he will eventually quote one of them.

If you want to influence him bring white chocolate macadamia nut cookies.

Kristen Marble - Associate Pastor

Leadership, Development and Discipleship



Kristen is a graduate of George Fox Seminary and is currently working on her doctorate. She is passionate about Hebrew and Old Testament studies