David was born and raised in Wisconsin! As a Senior Pastor for almost 20 years, he loves meeting new people and inspiring others to grow in their faith. When David is not busy serving in church he is an enthusiastic sports fan, news junkie and pick-up basketball player. He also fixes his own breaks. He is married to his amazing wife, Amber, and they have two wonderful sons ~ Caleb and Joab. David earned a Doctorate of Ministry and a Master of Divinity from Covenant Seminary.
Conner was born and raised in Oostburg, Wisconsin. Growing up, he loved going to youth group and was involved in several within the community. In August of 2022, he began his internship at Gibbsville Church. His primary role is working with our middle school students, but he also contributes to the young adult (post-high) ministry. Conner’s energy and outgoing personality light up any room, and he is passionate about sharing his love for Christ with others. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical Studies through Moody Bible Institute online. In his free time, he can be found driving his moped around town or on his tandem bike with Pastor David’s oldest son.
Lynell was born and raised in Southern Minnesota. After graduating high school, he attended LeTourneau College where he received his BA in Mission. He later studied at Reformed Theological Seminary in Oviedo, FL where he completed his Master of Divinity. He has pastored churches in North Dakota and British Columbia and joined the staff at Gibbsville Church in 2019. Lynell serves as the Visitation Pastor and is also a Board Certified Chaplain at St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan. He and his wife Debbie have three grown children—Joshua, Sarah, and Micah (as well as several grandchildren). Lynell loves the Gospel, the blessings of pastoral care, and chaplaincy. In addition to being on-call, visiting his family, and calling on Gibbsville’s shut-ins, he enjoys reading and is considering completing his Grief Counseling Certificate this year.
Amber was born and raised right here in Gibbsville, WI. Other than moving away to explore the northland of Superior, WI for 5 years, she has lived in Sheboygan County her whole life. Her love for getting children excited about the Word of God was instilled in her heart while growing up and watching her dad teach Sunday School. Amber officially joined the staff in June of 2021 after volunteering for many years in the children's ministry. She married her wonderful husband, Chad, whom she met at Gibbsville church, and they have 3 kids (Adrianna, Makenna and Camden). When not hanging out with the kids at church, you can find her at the gymnastics gym, dance studio, or any sporting event that her children are in.
Kim was born in Oostburg, then traveled the world first with his parents who were missionaries, then during his time in the US Air Force. During one of his short stops back in Oostburg, he met and married his best friend Pam, who cured him of his wandering ways. He has two grown sons, and five lively grandchildren who are the apple of his eye. He has been on staff at Gibbsville since 2018 helping with the technology needs. In his free time he likes to read, write, and spend time with his grandchildren.
Paul and Mary were born and raised in Wisconsin and came to saving faith in Christ in their teens (Mary) and twenties (Paul). They met in a Christian Band in Watertown, WI, married, and raised four dynamic daughters (Hannah, Sarah, Leah, Rebekah). They came to Gibbsville Church in July, 2021, and love the rich heritage of faith they've experienced here. Jesus and music are the major passions for them, along with encouraging the Body of Christ in worship. They also enjoy long walks on a short beach (we're getting older), laughter, good books and pizza.