top of page

Our Staff

101919.N.DG.NEWPASTOR Horizontal A.jpg
Chad Werkhoven


After growing up in Chino, CA, Chad spent 20 years running a family business building commercial truck equipment and as a firefighter in Sunnyside, WA.  He attended Dordt College, earned a BS in Ag Engineering Tech from Cal Poly, and a Master of Divinity from Reformed Theological Seminary.  He and his wife Linda have four daughters.

Lorraine E.jpg
Lorraine Edwards


In addition to being secretary at church, she is secretary/bookkeeper on Tuesday mornings for Russell Tiling in Bigelow (farm tiling).  She enters deposits and balance checking accounts for Ocheda Dairy, which takes three or four hours a month.  She enter deposits, checks issued and run monthly reports for the Nobles County Fair board.  Plus, she watches her two grandchildren, Josie (2) and Easton (5 months) at least twice a week while her daughter-in-law milks cows with her parents.  Lorraine also plays organ/piano for the United Methodist Church in Ocheyedan (usually one Sunday morning a month) in addition to playing in our church.

Den & Shari VV.jpg
Dennis & Shari Vander Veen


Denny and Shari take excellent care of our facilities.  They are often the first to arrive and the last to leave. 

Missionaries we support

Jake & Brittany Korver

Ethnos360 Aviation

501 Country Club Rd

Sheldon, IA 51201


Email –

Lauren & Connie Runia


Lauren and Connie Runia

Eric, Danny, Jeffrey, and David

12793 Little Holland Rd.

Manhattan, MT 59741


Email –

bottom of page