Coming July 1st, 2018...
Rev. David Rennick
Rev. Stuart Salvatierra
Pastor Stuart is from Tucson, Arizona growing up at St Francis United Methodist Church. He is single with lots of family and friends in Tucson. His grandmother is a member of our sister church, Desert Mission UMC, where Pastor Nancy’s husband pastored before he retired.
Pastor Stuart has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies, Sociology and Anthropology from Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. This he has completed his Masters of Divinity from Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston, Illinois. He is in the candidacy process to be ordained.
He has a passion for children and youth. He has served as a Youth Director and Youth and Christian Education Minister, most recently serving at St Philip’s in the Hills Episcopal Church. He has also served as the head school-aged/summer camp teacher in Concordia Place, Chicago. It is important to him that the church be an authentic place for people to grow and a community that does not shy away from where the Holy Spirit is working in the world.
Pastor Stuart is a bibliophile- he loves reading and collecting all kinds of books. He is a self-proclaimed nerd enjoying Star Wars and Star Trek.
Rev. Leah Bergstrom
Pastor of Visitation
Rev. David Wasson